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Yankees sign Overbay, claim a reliever and cut a good prospect, plus injury updates

It was a busy day for the Yankees yesterday, but not a pretty one. The Yankees began the day yesterday by claiming right handed reliever Dan Otero off waivers from the San Francisco Giants..┬áThen they made the Vernon Wells trade … Continue reading

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Sherman: Yankees have $8-$10 million to spend on 2014 payroll

I came across this in Joel Sherman of the NY Post‘s column this morning. It’s nothing official it’s more of an educated guess on Sherman’s part, but he explained that the Yankees likely have a budget of about $8-$10 million … Continue reading

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Russell Martin signs a two-year, $17 million deal with the Pittsburgh Pirates

It looks like the Yankees are going to need a new catcher this offseason as Russell Martin has agreed to a two-year deal with the Pirates worth $17 million, according to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports and David Waldstein of … Continue reading

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Rumor: Pirates making a run at Russell Martin

There are a number of teams interested in free agent catcher Russell Martin, but it appears to be coming down to a race between the Yankees and the Pittsburgh Pirates, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. Heyman says that … Continue reading

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