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Yankees 2014-15 Offseason in Review

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Last offseason, the Yankees spent nearly $500 Million to boost the offense (Jacoby Ellsbury, Brian McCann, Carlos Beltran) and the rotation (Masahiro Tanaka). However, this offseason they took a more economical approach, an approach that had fans questioning whether this was George Steinbrenner's Yankees or the economical Yankees. Believe it or not, this offseason was ...

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What should the Yankees do now?

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The last two weeks were a breather from the Hot Stove news, but now that the holiday's are over, it's time for the Yankees to get back to work. Of course, that didn't stop them from making headlines when they made the first trade of 2015. But while the Yankees came out of the gate ...

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Yankees begin their transition to the youth movement

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  The main Achilles heel in the Yankees organization hasn't been the starting pitching, bullpen or even the offense. It's their lack of young talent in the Yankees farm system. However, this offseason the Yankees finally started a youth movement and have made trades that brought back young quality arms--and a very young shortstop. “We’re much deeper ...

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A week in review: Banuelos, Cabrera, Kelley, Rodriguez and Zobrist

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It's the first week in review of 2015, and with the holiday's finally over, it's time to focus our energy on counting down the days until Spring Training which by the way is next month. However, the Yankees ended 2014 with a bang and began 2015 the same way. Also, a player the Yankees quietly kept ...

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Yankees quietly manage to rebuild bullpen

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When the offseason began, the Yankees bullpen wasn't the biggest issue--their biggest issue was the rotation, replacing Derek Jeter and finding a new third basemen. But somehow, while in the midst of filling the obvious holes, the Yankees also managed to subtly rebuild the bullpen. The only reliever that became a free agent during the 2014 ...

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Who is David Carpenter?

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Earlier this week, Shawn Kelley hinted to the media that Brian Cashman was going to make a move following his trade to the San Diego Padres. Now we know what Kelley was talking about and who was involved in the second trade. Yesterday afternoon, the Yankees traded away former Killer B prospect Manny Banuelos to the ...

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Hot Stove: Yankees trade Manny Banuelos to Braves for RHP David Carpenter and LHP Chasen Shreve

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The Yankees made their first transaction of 2015...and it involved shipping away one of the former Killer B's to Atlanta. According to Jack Curry of the YES Network, the Yankees traded Manny Banuelos to the Atlanta Braves for RHP David Carpenter and LHP Chasen Shreve. The Yankees envision Carpenter to replace Shawn Kelley in the pen after ...

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Shawn Kelley on being traded, the state of the Yankees bullpen and Seabiscuit

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It was pretty much a shock when Shawn Kelley found out he was being traded to the San Diego Padres after two seasons with the New York Yankees, but Kelley did leave behind some great memories. He was a reliever who battled with control but was decent when all his pitches were working, and he ...

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