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A-Rod has finally been cleared to begin rehab


After the initial tweet and belligerent response from Brian Cashman I mostly stayed away from the Alex Rodriguez business. It was just too much tabloid speculation and not a lot of good reporting. There is some great news though -- Alex Rodriguez is ready to begin rehabbing on Tuesday with Low-A Charleston. What's even better is ...

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Scouting report for Omar Luis Rodriguez

Come this July 2nd, the Yankees will be severely limited on spending on international free agents and missing out on Jorge Soler didn't stop them from spending some of that money as they gave Omar Luis Rodriguez the largest bonus a IFA has gotten in team history, $4 million. How good will he be though? Well ...

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Yankees sign Cuban lefty Omar Luis Rodriguez

The Yankees missed out on a pair of Cuban outfielders this offseason, but they did come away with a consolation prize - 19-year-old left handed pitcher Omar Luis Rodriguez, according to Jesse Sanchez of MLB.com. The Yankees paid $4 million for Rodriguez which tops the most they've ever given to an amateur player including Andrew Brackman ($3.35M), ...

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