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A week in review: Cashman, Galvez, Heredia, Moncada, Rule 5, Robertson and Wheeler

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If you thought last week was quiet, then you haven't met this week. The biggest news of the day came on Thursday when the Yankees announced who they were going to protect from the Rule 5 Draft. The Yankees also sold the rights to a contract, David Robertson's value in the market is only going ...

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Yankees protect Austin, Burawa, Pinder and Williams from Rule 5 Draft

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The Yankees announced who they decided to protect from the Rule 5 Draft. More from the Yankees: #Yankees add OF Tyler Austin, RHP Danny Burawa, RHP Branden Pinder and OF Mason Williams to the Major League roster. That means Cito Culver, Fred Lewis, Mark Montgomery, Zach Nuding Kyle Roller and Matt Tracy could all be claimed during the ...

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Yankees must make Rule 5 decision today

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Today is the deadline for the Yankees to put some of their 10 eligible players on the 40-man roster to protect them from the Rule 5 Draft. Last season some notable names (Chase Whitley, Jose Pirela) were left off the roster before the draft but weren't selected; instead they made a splash in the Major Leagues ...

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Baseball America announces top 10 Yankees prospects

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Baseball America announced the top 10 Yankees prospects on their site this morning and there wasn't much surprise with the list. As expected Slade Heathcott, Mason Williams and John Ryan Murphy fell out of the top 10 list completely and Luis Severino was ranked at the top of the class. So without further ado, here ...

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Yankees sweep split squad in Tampa and Panama

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While yesterday was a low day for the Yankees, they promptly turned it around and took both of the Split Squad games, winning 7-3 over the Atlanta Braves in Tampa, Florida and 7-0 over the Miami Marlins in Panama City, Panama. Yankees 7, Braves 3 recap GMS Field: Tampa, Florida Masahiro Tanaka had the start for the Yankees ...

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Yankees beat Astros 9-6 in see-saw match

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Throughout the entire game, the Yankees and the Astros continued to trade the lead but the Yankees triumphed in the end, beating the Astros 9-6 at Osceola County Stadium. The Yankees were trailing in the 6th inning when Mason Williams hit a SAC fly to cut the deficit to one run. Dexter Fowler, the center fielder ...

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MASH: Mason Williams, Tyler Austin, Gary Sanchez and Slade Heathcott

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A few years back, Yankees fans coined the term Killer Bees to describe the Yankees top three prospects. All three were pitchers, Manny Banuelos, Dellin Betances, and Andrew Brackman. Brackman has since moved onto basketball, and two of the three Killer Bees are still in position to make an impact in the organization. Banuelos is ...

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ESPN’s Keith Law ranks the top 10 Yankees prospects

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For those that follow the farm system quite closely, here's a small cheat sheet for you as the Yankees head into Spring Training. ESPN Insider Keith Law ranked the top 10 Yankees prospects in their depleted farm system (out of 30 teams, the Yankees farm system ranked #20). You have to be an ESPN Insider ...

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