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Yankees have checked in on Mike Pelfrey

Mike Pelfrey

The Yankees might be looking into the free agent market for pitching (although they have publicly stated that they're not fans of the starting pitching in the market this offseason). According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, the Yankees have shown a slight interest in ex-Twin Mike Pelfrey. If the Yankees signed Pelfrey, he would probably be ...

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Cano’s agents have dinner with New York Mets

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I'm a little late to the party but as the saying goes, "better late than never", right? Anyway, according to sources Robinson Cano's agent (Jay-Z) had dinner with Jeff Wilpon and Sandy Alderson, the GM and manager of the New York Mets. Cano was not there for the meeting but it seemed at the time that the ...

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Subway Series preview: Comparing the Mets and Yankees

There has been random polarization and a trend of parity through the first two months of the 2012 season, especially in both Eastern Divisions.  The Orioles have run rough shot on the AL East after two months while the typical bottom-feeders in the NL East have sprinted out of the gate.  I still am holding ...

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Rumor: Mets Shot Down Posada’s Phone Call

Bernie Williams could never bring himself to put on a different uniform after playing his entire career in Pinstripes. Apparently that is not an issue for Jorge Posada. Posada has reached out to the Mets organization looking for a job, but the Mets turned him down as they are looking for a more defensive catcher, according ...

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Mets Block Yankees from Putting MiLB Team in New Jersey

The Yankees aren't moving any of their minor league franchises, but their Triple-A team's stadium needs a renovation and for the next year they will be without a home. The Yankees figured a good place to stash them would be Newark, New Jersey as that is where traditionally they always had a minor league team ...

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Don’t Expect the Mets to Sign Derek Jeter

Via Andy Martino of the NY Daily News: Whether or not Derek Jeter heeds Brian Cashman's suggestion and explores the open market, there is absolutely no way he will become a Met, according to a source with direct knowledge of the team's thinking. But the Mets already have $11 million committed for next season to an ...

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Interleague sets up World Series Rematches for Yankees

  The Yankees are right in the middle of their interleague games this season, and are heading west to play the D-backs and Dodgers, two former World Series opponents. Their last two series have been against the Mets and Phillies who were also in the World Series against the Bombers. The Phillies and Yanks faced off last October, ...

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Damon to the Mets? I Don't Think So

Carlos Beltran is expected to miss the start of the season and probably not game ready at least until May, could the Mets turn their attention toward Johnny Damon? Ron Hart of Associated Content thinks it's possible. What Hart had to say: "On paper, Johnny Damon to the Mets would make sense. When healthy, Beltran is one ...

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