Tag Archives: Matt Tracy

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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Thoughts on potentially trading Joba Chamberlain to the Texas Rangers, other notes

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Last week we heard that the Texas Rangers were scouting Joba Chamberlain and considering the Yankees have a lot of needs in their lineup right now it is possible that a trade is brewing. The Yankees biggest needs right now are obviously at the corner infield positions. With Adrian Beltre firmly in place and Mitch Moreland ...

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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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Yankees Prospect Profile: Matt Tracy

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Here's another tag team prospect profile from Dayne Huber and I. Enjoy. Most Yankee fans know all about our top pitching prospects like Manny Banuelos, Dellin Betances and Jose Campos. Fans that follow our minor league system a little more closely probably know a couple of other guys like DJ Mitchell, Adam Warren, David Phelps, Brett ...

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Quick movers in the Yankees minor league system in 2012

This season minor league games will actually begin before the major league games. This is a new and interesting concept, as has not been set up like this for at least the past few seasons. It's not going to change anything as far as the season goes except that it's likely Triple-A will end sooner ...

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