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Yankees have history of mistreating homegrown players

The New York Yankees recently made headlines when they defeated¬†Dellin Betances¬†in his arbitration case. But someone in the organization should have kept their comments to themselves. Yankees president Randy Levine bashed Betances after the Yankees won their case in front … Continue reading

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Notable Yankees first round picks that didn’t pan out

While some first round draft picks made Hall-of-Fame contributions to the organization–Derek Jeter and Thurman Munson for example–there have also been draft picks that didn’t exactly pan out for the organization. Here are a few notable first round picks that … Continue reading

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Yankees begin their transition to the youth movement

  The main Achilles heel in the Yankees organization hasn’t been the starting pitching, bullpen or even the offense. It’s their lack of young talent in the Yankees farm system. However, this offseason the Yankees finally started a youth movement … Continue reading

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Whitley and Hughes to battle in series finale vs. Twins

Phil Hughes will take the mound at Yankee Stadium for the first time since last season, but he won’t be in pinstripes when the game begins at 1:o5 p.m. He’ll pitch at Yankee Stadium as a member of the Minnesota … Continue reading

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