Tag Archives: Randy Winn

Girardi Sees Winn as Backup for Yankees

Since the Yankees signed outfielder Randy Winn there has been some confusion involved as many have tabbed him as theh replacement for Johnny Damon. While it might be true that Winn's signing was the end of Damon's tenure in the Bronx, he will not be his replacement. Realistically, Curtis Granderson is Damon's replacement and Winn isn't ...

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Winn Signing Is About Versatility

Before the offseason got too far in, I identified two outfield options I liked for the Yankees' bench: Eric Hinske and Reed Johnson.  The reason I liked both players was for their bats; Hinske has a lot of power off the bench and Johnson hits lefties well. As everyone knows by now, the Yankees opted in ...

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Randy Winn: A Giants Perspective

New Yankee Randy Winn has been in the majors for 13 years and even spent a good portion of that in the American League East. Still it seems he is a bit of an unknown to Yankee fans. So I interviewed a pair of San Francisco Giant bloggers, Chris Quick of Bay City Ball and ...

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Yankees Sign Winn But Might Still Want Baldelli

According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, even though the Yankees signed switch-hitting outfielder Randy Winn this afternoon it won't necessarily keep them from acquiring a right-handed outfield bat as a non-roster invitee. That includes free agent Rocco Baldelli. We already knew that they didn't want to offer Baldelli a major league contract, but with two ...

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Yankees Sign Randy Winn…So Long Johnny

The Johnny Damon drama is now over. At 3:53P.M. it was reported on ESPN the Yankees have come to an agreement with OF'er Randy Winn which will like end any chance for Johnny Damon to return to the Bronx. The Winn deal is rumored to be for one year and worth in the area of $2 ...

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10 Potential Bench Players the Yankees Could Sign

As the roster stands right now the most likely candidates for the Yankees bench would be Francisco Cervelli, Ramiro Pena, Jamie Hoffmann, and Juan Miranda. Defensively that might be a pretty good bench and considering the Yankees nearly have an All-Star at every position offense off the bench is not going to be as dire a ...

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