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2013 Trenton Thunder Preview: Four stars and seven more with hope

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Yes, the title of this article references US history, but watching the Thunder play this year will be nothing like reading a boring 8th grade text book. There may not be a single team in the entire minors with more top 100 prospects. The most amazing part of it all is that the depth doesn't ...

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Morning Bits: Hughes, Cano, A-Rod, Teixeira, Grandy & Gardner, Nunez

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Games begin Saturday. David Phelps starts. Adam Warren goes on Sunday during the first televised game. • Phil Hughes could miss up to a week with upper back stiffness. • Hal Steinbrenner said the Yankees are "willing to consider a significant long-term contract" to keep Robinson Cano. • Alex Rodriguez's name has been referenced yet again in Biogenesis papers. • Mark Teixeira will ...

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Yankees minor league injury updates: Banuelos, Williams, and Campos

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A couple of injury updates from some of the Yankees top prospects. • Manny Banuelos (BBD No. 1) had Tommy John Surgery back in October and has finally begun throwing, per Dan Barbarisi of the Wall Street Journal. • Mason Williams (BBD No. 3), recovering from shoulder surgery, told Anthony McCarron  of the NY Daily News that he'll be ...

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Yankees farm system ranked 14th in MLB

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With the Yankees talking about budgets so much an extra emphasis has been placed on the farm system, however that hasn't paid off with one of the top systems in the game as they were ranked at No. 14 by John Sickels of SB Nation. An excerpt: 14) New York Yankees (16): Strengths: quartet of young hitters at the top, ...

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BBDP: Yankees Top 10 Outfield Prospects

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Outfield prospects have not been a strong suit for the Yankees organization since Brett Gardner and Melky Cabrera were coming up. Now there is a new batch of prospects knocking on the door and the organizational depth at the position is actually pretty extraordinary. Hopefully, somewhere in there lies a replacement for Nick Swisher and Curtis Granderson. ...

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Mason Williams cleared to workout following shoulder surgery

One of the Yankees top prospects this offseason, outfielder Mason Williams, had season ending shoulder surgery in August, but it sounds like it won't carry over into 2013 at all as he's already been cleared to begin working out by doctors, according to his Twitter feed. This is great news as shoulder surgeries have been known ...

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Mason Williams has season ending shoulder surgery

The Yankees top hitting prospect, outfielder Mason Williams, is finished for the year after having shoulder surgery to repair his left labrum, according to Josh Norris of the Trentonian. Bad news, but luckily it doesn't sound too serious. Williams injured his non-throwing shoulder recently making a diving catch. He apparently played through the injury immediately after, ...

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Yankees have 4 on Sickels’ top 100 Prospect list

The list is actually 120 long, but the four Yankees land in the top 100, or Top 82 as it were, so I am trying to play that up, but John Sickels of SB Nation just released his midseason top prospects list and four Yankees are on it. Gary Sanchez comes in as their top prospect ...

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