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Yankees Rumors: Cubs Looking Into Nick Johnson

Via the Chicago Sun-Times: With a payroll budget that figures to leave little room for big-shot free agents, indications are that general manager Jim Hendry is focusing more on the likes of lefty-hitting Nick Johnson — if the medicals look … Continue reading

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Yankees Decline Options on Wood, Johnson, and Berkman

This was expected, but now it’s official. Via Chad Jennings of the Journal News: As expected, the Yankees have declined the option to extend the contracts of Kerry Wood, Lance Berkman and Nick Johnson through next season. All three will … Continue reading

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Quote: Cashman Admits to Bad Offseason

Via the NY Daily News: “I didn’t have a great winter last year,” the general manager said. “A lot of the things I wound up doing didn’t benefit us as much as I wish they would. Some didn’t benefit at … Continue reading

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Yankees Not Picking Up Options for Wood, Berkman, or Johnson

The Yankees have team options for three players, Kerry Wood ($11M), Lance Berkman ($15M) and Nick Johnson ($5.75M) and it doesn’t appear that they will pick up any of the three. “They’re all pretty obvious,” Brian Cashman said. “I have … Continue reading

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