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10 starting pitchers the Yankees could trade for

When discussing the trade deadline earlier in the week, Yankees GM Brian Cashman said that he preferred to do nothing at all rather than deal prospects and spend money on players just for the sake of trading. Yesterday's injuries to CC Sabathia and Andy Pettitte may have changed things, but Cashman still insists he'd prefer ...

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Rumor: Yankees prefer Garza to Dempster

The Yankees don't seem likely to trade for a starting pitcher if things continue to go the way they have for almost the past month, but if they do they prefer Matt Garza to Ryan Dempster, according to Dave Kaplan of the CSN. Garza is much younger than Dempster, 28 to 35, and is under team ...

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Rumor: Yankees interested in Ryan Dempster

The Cubs are expected to be sellers at the trade deadline and with Ryan Dempster available, they have the Yankees interest, according to Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times. Dempster, 35, is in the middle of one of the best seasons of his career. In 11 starts so far, he has a 2.31 ERA, a 7.7 K/9, a 2.4 ...

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The Yankee beat: Ethier, Swisher, and Dempster

The Yankees won a thrilling come-from-behind game against the Braves Tuesday night after Alex Rodriguez hit a grand slam to power a 6-run 8th inning en route to a 6-4 victory. Here is the recap and graph. Here is what the Yankees blogosphere was talking about today. Andre Ethier signed a new 5-year, $85 million extension to ...

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Trade Rumor: Yankees interested in Cubs’ Matt Garza

If the Yankees make a deal for a starter at this year's July 31st trade deadline it is likely that Matt Garza of the Cubs will be their top target, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. Heyman suggested that the Yankees like Garza over other potentially available starters such as Zack Greinke and Shaun Marcum ...

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Trade Rumors: Yankees Top Advisers Watching Chicago’s Zambrano


Via Bruce Levine of ESPN Chicago: The one name that keeps coming up in baseball circles is Carlos Zambrano. Yankees scouts watched him pitch on the Cubs' recent 10-game road trip. These were not advance scouts who prepare teams for the next series, because the Yankees do video work on the next opponent instead of ...

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