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Former Yankees Transitioning into New Roles, Teams


With the Yankees currently in Cleveland for a four-game series, players and fans alike were able to get an up-close look at Nick Swisher donning an Indians uniform in Monday’s 11-6 win over the Tribe.  Swisher, now the starting first baseman in Cleveland, went 1-3 yesterday with two walks and a run scored.  With a ...

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Across the AL: An Early Look at the Seattle Mariners

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Bronx Baseball Daily welcomes Eric Favaloro, who will write a regular weekly column this season focusing on a team or teams around baseball. Exploring other teams in depth has been something that I've wanted to do on Bronx Baseball Daily for a while now so I'm excited Eric is joining us. Please enjoy his article ...

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Yankees news: Catching up after Christmas


I missed a couple of important things over the past few days because of the Christmas break so I wanted to point them out real quick. Nick Swisher signed a four-year, $56 million deal with the Cleveland Indians. The Mariners signed Raul Ibanez to a one-year, $2.75 million deal plus another potential $1.25 million in incentives. The Diamondbacks ...

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Rumor: Ibanez looking to sign in the next 7-10 days

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Raul Ibanez has said he's wanted to comeback to the Yankees, but with at least three other teams interested in him it sounds like he's tired of waiting. According to George King of the NY Post, Ibanez is looking to sign somewhere within the next seven to 10 days. The Yankees have been in talks with ...

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Rumor: Yankees continue talks with Raul Ibanez


The Yankees are currently trying to finalize their deal with Ichiro Suzuki and looking for a right handed hitting outfielder to pair with him and the other lefties in the outfield. While they are doing that they are keeping talks alive with Raul Ibanez, according to George King of the NY Post. They are not considering ...

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Rumor: Ichiro re-signing with the Yankees “will happen”

Ichiro Suzuki sounded like he was losing his patience with the Yankees heading into the Winter Meetings, but it sounds like a deal will eventually happen, according to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports. "They are all over him," one source told Rosenthal. "That (a deal with Ichiro) will happen." Once the Yankees land Ichiro, Rosenthal is reporting ...

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Rumor: Ibanez prefers to re-sign with Yankees, but Seattle showing interest

Earlier this week it was Ichiro Suzuki who lost patience with the Yankees for moving too slowly this offseason and now Raul Ibanez could move on as well. Ibanez still prefers to return to the Yankees, but the Yankees have been slow with negotiations and meanwhile the Seattle Mariners have been showing him real interest, according ...

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Rumor: Ibanez’s 1st choice is the Yankees

While the Yankees are having discussions with free agent outfielder Scott Hairston, they have asked Raul Ibanez to hold tight so they can negotiate with Hiroki Kuroda, Andy Pettitte, and Mariano Rivera, according to Ken Davidoff of the NY Post. “I know they have certain needs that they need to go after first,” Ibanez told Davidoff. ...

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