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Across the AL: Astros’ Lucas Harrell Introduces Himself to Yankees Fans

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Quality players like Lucas Harrell – who find themselves playing quite well albeit on bad, small-market teams in cities where there isn’t much interest in baseball – are easily overlooked by most fans outside of said cities and/or teams.  Especially with pitchers, playing on a team as bad as the Astros have been in recent ...

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Rumor: Yankees not interested in Roy Oswalt

Free agent starter Roy Oswalt is looking for a team an intends to sign sometime this week, but it won't be with the Yankees. According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, the Yankees are not in the mix among the interested teams. The Yankees starting rotation has been struggling and are currently in 11th place in ...

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Rumor: Yankees talking with Kuroda, Jackson & Oswalt

Shortly after we hear that the Yankees are thinking of increasing payroll, we find out that they are still talking with free agents Hiroki Kuroda, Edwin Jackson, and Roy Oswalt, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. This makes sense as they have talked all offseaosn of wanting to improve their rotation. They seem to have ...

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Rumor: Yankees to decide on budget expansion

The Yankees have had a rather strict budget so far this offseason, but over the next couple of weeks they will meet to determine whether or not they should expand their budget as they continue to look for pitching to bolster their rotation, according to Buster Olney of ESPN. The Yankees have been connected to both ...

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Rumors: Interest isn’t mutual between Yankees and Oswalt

This morning we heard that free agent starter Roy Oswalt is just looking for a one-year deal as opposed to the three-year contract he was supposedly seeking. This seemed to have opened the door for the Yankees to get involved in bidding for his services since they aren't looking to sign any pitchers on multi-year ...

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Rumor: Roy Owalt now wants a 1-year deal

Free agent starter Roy Oswalt had previously asked for a three-year deal this offseason which rightly scarred off the Yankees, who were probably wondering how a guy goes from contemplating retirement due to a back injury to asking for a long-term commitment. Apparently it must have scarred off most teams as the former Astro and Phillie ...

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10 Pitchers the Yankees can target after losing Darvish

With reports that the Yankees are "not getting" Japanese starting pitcher Yu Darvish it is probably a good time to take a look at what's left on the starting pitching market and discuss if any of those starters fit in with the Yankees plans. Here are to best 10 starters still available: Gio Gonzalez (traded to ...

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Rumor: Almost No Way Yankees Sign Wilson or Anyone Else

More and more this winter we are getting the impression that the Yankees are going to largely stand pat this offseason. Instead of their usual free spending habits, they only plan to address minor issues with the roster. Joel Sherman of the NY Post was the first to report on this idea, last week Buster Olney ...

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