Tag Archives: Rob Refsnyder

With Prado traded, Refsnyder, Pirela have chance at second base job

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In a move that shocked Yankees universe, Brian Cashman packaged infielder Martin Prado and pitcher David Phelps and sent them to the Miami Marlins in exchange for Nathan Eovaldi and Garrett Jones. The Yankees infield seemed ready to go for the 2015 season and with the acquisition of Chase Headley, it seemed Rob Refsnyder and ...

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Yankees finish adding players to the infield

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With Chase Headley signing a four-year deal , the Yankees have for the most part finished adding position players in the infield. The Headley signing was pretty much an early Christmas gift to Yankees fans, but what the fans really want is a playoff spot and hopefully a World Series. Will this infield get it ...

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A week in review: Gregorius, Headley, Lester, McCarthy, Noonan, Robertson, Scherzer and Suzuki

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This week was the Winter Meetings and while the Yankees didn't make much noise, the American League East got tougher with the multiple moves the Red Sox made in trading for Rick Porcello and Wade Miley. In related Yankees moves, two of their former players signed to different ball clubs, there's a rumor their third basemen last ...

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Yankees should give the homegrown players a chance

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When the Yankees won the 2009 World Series, it seemed like they were on top of the world and nothing could bring them down. When the Yankees made the postseason in 2010, 2011 and 2012, it seemed like the Yankees just had to add a few pieces here and there in order to make the ...

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Hot Stove Rumor: Chase Headley to return to the Yankees?

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There is a possibility the Yankees could bank on 'Chase'. The Yankees didn't make any significant signings during the Winter Meetings but Jim Bowden of ESPN is reporting it's possible Chase Headley returns to the Yankees to play third base for them. Bowden also said the San Francisco Giants, who are looking for third base help after Pablo Sandoval ...

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Hot Stove: Yankees sign INF Nick Noonan to minor league deal

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On the last day of the Winter Meetings, the Yankees signed someone...just not someone who will make an immediate impact to the ball club. According to Joel Sherman of the New York Post, the Yankees have signed INF Nick Noonan to a minor league contract. Not only is Noonan a former first round pick, he's a ...

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A week in review: Gardner, Gregorius, Headley, Miller, Robertson and Thames

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After the Yankees were almost non-existent last week, they showed signs of life, making a trade and signing a big name arm off the free agent market. The Yankees also confirmed they wouldn't trade one of their bats away, they made a few non-tender moves and they're slowing down the pursuit of their former third ...

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Hot Stove: Yankees hire Marcus Thames as assistant hitting coach

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The Yankees haven't hired their new hitting coach yet, but they did hire the assistant. According to Matt Kardos, a beat writer for the Trenton Thunder, the Yankees have hired former Thunder hitting coach and ex-Yankee Marcus Thames to be the assistant hitting coach to the big league ball club. The minor league players praised Thames's ...

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