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Yankees release Russell Branyan

Yankees have released Russell Branyan. — Donnie Collins (@swbyankeesTT) August 10, 2012   A back injury robbed Russell Branyan of having a chance at making the team out of spring training. Raul Ibanez filled the role Branyan would have played … Continue reading

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Russell Branyan destroys AAA pitchers

The Yankees signed Russell Branyan to a minor league contract this offseason which gave him a chance to fight his way onto the Yankees roster as the DH. Unfortuntely for him a bad back ruined his spring training and kept … Continue reading

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Decisions coming soon for Yankees veteran non-roster invitees

The Yankees have a few veteran non-roster invitees in camp this year that are unlikely to make the team out of spring training and could bolt if they find jobs elsewhere. Bill Hall probably had the best shot out of … Continue reading

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Russell Branyan plans on swinging a bat soon

George King of the NY Post caught up with Russell Branyan to get a explanation for why he got released and re-signed another contract with the Yankees on the same day. The reason was as expected, the Yankees wanted to avoid … Continue reading

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