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Yankees make no trades during July deadline

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The trade deadline came and went on Wednesday and the Yankees haven't made a move since the Alfonso Soriano trade last week. The closest the Yankees got to a deal seems to have been with the Phillies for Michael Young. It got to the point where reporters confirmed that Young would approve a deal, but nothing ...

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Recent New York Yankees trade rumors — July 20, 2013

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Here are the Yankees recent trade rumors and rumors involving players the Yankees are likely to be interested in. • Brian Cashman said on Friday that he's staying active in trade talks, but that the market has been a "tough one" and called the market for hitters "an offensive offensive market". • The Rockies owner said the team isn't ...

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Trade rumors: Yankees want controllable player for Hughes, will make qualifying offer

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The Yankees are shopping Phil Hughes, but they aren't just looking to dump him off to anyone willing to take him. Instead they are looking for a right-handed corner outfielder with power and one they can control beyond 2013, according to Joel Sherman of the NY Post. If they can't deal him, Sherman said that they ...

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Hughes, Nova, Phelps: Who goes and who stays in the Yankees rotation?

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Let me get this out of the way real quickly, Brian Cashman came right out and said that Ivan Nova is not a threat to Phil Hughes' spot in the Yankees rotation. So even after he pitched a strong game on Sunday, Nova is not taking Hughes' spot from him and with 13 pitchers on the ...

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Rumor: Yankees won’t get much if they trade Joba or Hughes

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As the Yankees get closer to the July 31st trade deadline it has become painfully clear that they need some help. The problem is that with the looming $189 million budget next year their prospects are at a premium. They do however have two pitchers, Joba Chamberlain and Phil Hughes, that not only have become less ...

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Catching up with the Yankees: transactions, injury updates, and MiLB news

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The Yankees split the four game series with the Rays over the weekend, hosted Old Timer's Day, and there was even a flurry of minor moves. Let's get right into the weekend recap. TRANSACTIONS • The Yankees obviously activated Ivan Nova over the weekend. Manager Joe Girardi would not say if they were planning on him staying ...

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Phil Hughes and Joba Chamberlain could be in their final season in Pinstripes

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Phil Hughes rebounded from a couple of bad starts earlier in the season when he probably wasn't quite ready to pitch and looked great last night as he held the Diamondbacks to just two runs over seven innings. Joba Chamberlain also looked solid, pumping in 95 mph fastballs and was even able to locate them well ...

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Missed games in April could help the Yankees down the road, plus notes

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Spahn, Sain and pray for rain. The 1948 Braves had two good pitchers, Warren Spahn, and Johnny Sain, who were honored in a poem called "Pray for rain" because, well, that was the only way it was thought they could win. For the second day in a row the Yankees were rained out which hurts because the ...

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