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Did the Lance Berkman trade really hurt the Yankees?

In 2010, the Yankees were in the thick of a playoff race while the Houston Astros were destined for another postseason-less October. The Yankees and Astros thought it’d be no harm, no foul to make a trade and the Yankees … Continue reading

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Nightly Notes: Burnett, Drew, Rondon, Stanton

It’s been an incredibly quiet day in Yankee-land and that’s saying a lot considering Francisco Cervelli was traded, Alex Rodriguez continued to pop-up in the headlines and Chris Young was dubbed the fourth outfielder earlier this week. So lets end … Continue reading

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MLB mourns as St. Louis Cardinals prospect Oscar Taveras dies at 22

Oscar Taveras, the St. Louis Cardinals prospect who had a key home run during the National League Championship series last week, has died according to his agent. Taveras was in an automobile accident earlier this evening which also claimed the life … Continue reading

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Report: Mets, Blue Jays, Red Sox, Braves interested in Kevin Long

Well, it looks like former Yankees hitting coach Kevin Long won’t be without a job for long. According to Mark Feinsand of The Daily News, Kevin Long has received interest from the New York Mets, the Toronto Blue Jays, the … Continue reading

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