Tag Archives: Michael Pineda

The Good and The Bad: The Yankees rotation

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Now that the Yankees have locked up the position players, it's time for the Yankees to move onto the next item of their checklist. The Yankees are currently invested in finding a closer, but they need to focus on fixing the starting rotation which has so many question marks with every player involved. So, let's glance at ...

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Cashman on Capuano, Banuelos and Kuroda

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Today's signing of Chris Capuano took plenty by surprise, but it shouldn't have been; the Yankees needed rotation help with all the question marks surrounding CC Sabathia, Masahiro Tanaka, Michael Pineda and Ivan Nova. Cashman had another meeting to discuss the Capuano signing, what he thinks of Manny Banuelos's chances of pitching himself into the ...

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Hot Stove Rumor: Padres make Kennedy, Ross, Cashner available, but Yankees not convinced

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The Yankees need rotation help and the Padres are making some of their starting pitching available. The problem is...the Yankees don't believe it. According to Andy Martino of the New York Daily News, the San Diego Padres have made Ian Kennedy, Andrew Cashner and Tyson Ross available for trade. MLB Trade Rumor added it was more ...

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Report: Yankees non-tender David Huff, Slade Heathcott and Jose Campos

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The Yankees announced late last night that they have non-tendered David Huff, Slade Heathcott and Jose Campos. The move of the Yankees non-tendering Huff and tendering Esmil Rogers was quite a shocker, but it was also surprising the Yankees let Heathcott and Campos become free agents as well. Two years ago, both Heathcott and Campos were among ...

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Five things from the 2014 season I’m thankful for

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With the football games just about over and after spending a day with family and friends, it's time to list a few things I'm thankful happened during the 2014 season. The list is in no particular order and I won't tell it with just words--I'll add some video clips to go along with it. 5. Brett Gardner's power ...

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Around The Diamond: Starting Pitching

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Yesterday we discussed right field, Carlos Beltran's injury woes and Ichiro Suzuki's "heroics". Today in our final 'Around The Diamond' piece, we look at starting pitching, the current holes in the rotation and what the Yankees can do to fill the final two spots before Spring Training.  If you were to ask what the issue was with ...

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Yankees already over the luxury tax

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The Yankees have a ton of holes they need to fill on the roster, ranging from shortstop to relief pitching to finding a primary third basemen. However, if the Yankees are going to upgrade their roster, it's going to cost money. Obviously money is not an issue for the Bronx Bombers as they have one of the ...

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Yankees have work to do as arbitration season rolls in

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When the World Series concludes later this week, the Yankees will begin to shift focus on rebuilding their team with hopes for a chance to play in October next season. This season, the Yankees have seven players who are arbitration eligible but whether the Yankees decide to keep or non-tender the players is anyone's guess ...

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