Tag Archives: New York Yankees

A week in review: Betances, Capuano, Headley, Prado, Phelps, Rodriguez and Scherzer,

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While the beginning of the week seemed to be quiet, the Yankees eventually got down to business; they retained a second-half fan favorite and made an incredibly puzzling trade which once again placed holes in their infield. Also happening this week, a legendary reliever gave an endorsement on who should be the next Yankees closer, the ...

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With Prado traded, Refsnyder, Pirela have chance at second base job

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In a move that shocked Yankees universe, Brian Cashman packaged infielder Martin Prado and pitcher David Phelps and sent them to the Miami Marlins in exchange for Nathan Eovaldi and Garrett Jones. The Yankees infield seemed ready to go for the 2015 season and with the acquisition of Chase Headley, it seemed Rob Refsnyder and ...

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The Good and The Bad: Yankees outfield

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  Yesterday we glanced at the Yankees infield (before Martin Prado and David Phelps were traded to the Miami Marlins) and broke down the good and the bad of each infield. Today, we wander over to the Yankees outfield where we glance at the three starters and their backup. All have upsides, but all also have ...

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What does the Miami Marlins trade mean for Alex Rodriguez?

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With any trade or signing, it could impact your ball club in a huge way. Well, without meaning to, the trades of Martin Prado and David Phelps gave Alex Rodriguez less work to do when he arrives to Spring Training in February. The Yankees acquired Garrett Jones and Nathan Eovaldi from the Marlins earlier today and the acquisition ...

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Hot Stove: Yankees DFA Preston Claiborne and acquire Gonzalez Germen from Mets

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Just an hour after trading away David Phelps and Martin Prado, the Yankees are at it again, this time letting one of their own go and getting a young arm from their crosstown rival. According to Andrew Marchand of ESPN New York, the Yankees have designated pitcher Preston Claiborne for assignment. Claiborne has seen time with ...

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Hot Stove: Yankees trade Martin Prado and David Phelps for Nathan Eovaldi and Garrett Jones

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It seemed the Yankees were all set in the infield for the 2015 season, right? Well the Yankees are going to need a new second basemen. And they're going to need a new stating pitcher as well. According to Jack Curry of the YES Network, the Yankees have traded INF Martin Prado and P David Phelps for ...

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The Good and The Bad: Yankees infield

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Yesterday we glanced at the good and the bad of the Yankees rotation, so today we're going to glance at the Yankees infield. There's a new shortstop after 19 seasons, there's a new third basemen and the old third basemen is now the Yankees designated hitter. While these changes are exciting, there are also question ...

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Hot Stove: Chances of Yankees signing Max Scherzer are “virtually none”

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Brian Cashman told reporters last week there was no chance of the Yankees acquiring Max Scherzer. Today, Yankees president Randy Levine seemed to share Cashman's sentiments. According to the New York Post, Levine was at a press conference for the NYC Football Club/YES Network at NYY Steaks--YES signed a deal to air NYC soccer games this spring--where ...

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