Tag Archives: Rafael Soriano

Yankees set record with $230.4M payroll, money not well spent, plus notes

A lot of people, myself included, have accused the Yankees of caring more about profits than winning this offseason, but despite that they will set a record with their payroll at $230.4 million this offseason. While that is technically true … Continue reading

Posted in Editorial, Yankees News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Yankees roster nearly set as David Aardsma is DFA’d

The Yankees 25-man roster is not official yet, but it is all but set after the Yankees made a slew of moves following their final spring exhibition game against a pro team today. They play Army in West Point on … Continue reading

Posted in Transactions, Yankees News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Rafael Soriano signs a 2-year, $28 million deal with the Nationals

Rafael Soriano is officially not coming back to the Yankees next year as the closer has signed a two-year, $28 million deal with the Washington Nationals, according to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports. The deal also includes a vesting option … Continue reading

Posted in MLB News and Notes | Tagged | Comments Off on Rafael Soriano signs a 2-year, $28 million deal with the Nationals

Rumor: Yankees would be interested if Soriano’s price tag drops low enough

The Yankees turned down Scott Boras’ one-year offer for Rafael Soriano, but that doesn’t mean they are definitely against re-signing him. According to Andrew Marchand of ESPNNewYork.com, they have not completely closed the door on the idea and a source … Continue reading

Posted in Yankees Rumors | Tagged | 1 Comment