Tag Archives: Michael Young

Young out of mix for possible 3B solution

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If you were hoping for the Yankees to sign Michael Young to replace Alex Rodriguez in 2014--well, it's not going to happen. According to the Los Angeles Times, if Young wasn't going to retire, he would only consider returning to the Los Angeles Dodgers. "As far as baseball is concerned, the Dodgers are it for me." Young ...

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Source: Yankees offer Reynolds a contract, but Reynolds declines

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Well if you were rooting for Mark Reynolds to return to the Yankees, it might not happen--or it might take a Major League contract to do so. According to Mark Feinsand of the Daily News, a source close to him said the Yankees offered a minor-league deal to Reynolds which included an invitation to Spring Training. ...

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Source: Yankees consider Young along with Reynolds for 3B option

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As everyone continues to wait for decision in Alex Rodriguez's appeal case, the Yankees are thinking ahead in case A-Rod is out for an extended amount of time. A source told ESPN New York that the Yankees were considering re-signing Mark Reynolds or signing Michael Young should the ban be upheld in A-Rod's case. If the Yankees ...

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Report: Reynolds, Roberts, Young are on Yankees radar

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The Yankees may not be done with the free agent market just yet. According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, the Yankees currently have Mark Reynolds, Brian Roberts and Michael Young on their radar. The Yankees are in need of a second basemen since they lost Robinson Cano to free agency. Reynolds is no stranger to the ...

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Source: Yankees interested in Darwin Barney

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Since the Yankees lucked out on both Robinson Cano and Omar Infante, they could shift their attention towards the trade market for a second basemen to platoon with Kelly Johnson--and it looks like the Cubs could be suitors. According to a tweet from Bruce Levine of 670thescore.com, the Yankees reportedly have an interest in Darwin Barney. ...

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Source: Yankees “very much interested” in Michael Young

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The Yankees did say they needed a second basemen...maybe a third basemen too? According to Erik Boland and Steve Marcus of Newsday, the Yankees are "very much interested" in free agent Michael Young. Young was a short stop most of his career, but he has also played second and third base. Young had also drawn interest ...

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Who plays 3B in 2014?

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In 2013, the Yankees used multiple third basemen because of injuries and Alex Rodriguez's recovery from hip surgery. The Yankee that played the most third base in 2013 was a player that makesĀ far less than Rodriguez, yet was there when the injury bug hit, before falling to injuries himself: Jayson Nix. There were so many questions ...

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Yankees make no trades during July deadline


The trade deadline came and went on Wednesday and the Yankees haven't made a move since the Alfonso Soriano trade last week. The closest the Yankees got to a deal seems to have been with the Phillies for Michael Young. It got to the point where reporters confirmed that Young would approve a deal, but nothing ...

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