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Yankees make multiple roster moves

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The New York Yankees have made eight call-ups, two transfers, a release and a designation for assignment. Here's the run down on the transactions. -- The Yankees have recalled C John Ryan Murphy, RHP Preston Claiborne, RHP Bryan Mitchell and RHP Chase Whitley from Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre. -- The Yankees have selected LHP Rich Hill and OF Chris ...

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Injury Updates: Beltran, Heathcott, Sabathia

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It's been a quiet series in Toronto so far offense wise and news wise, but there were some injury notes coming out of the big league club (and one injury in the minor leagues). Here's the injury report: Carlos Beltran: Well, Carlos Beltran's return to the outfield won't happen anytime soon. Beltran felt discomfort in his forearm ...

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MASH: Mason Williams, Tyler Austin, Gary Sanchez and Slade Heathcott

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A few years back, Yankees fans coined the term Killer Bees to describe the Yankees top three prospects. All three were pitchers, Manny Banuelos, Dellin Betances, and Andrew Brackman. Brackman has since moved onto basketball, and two of the three Killer Bees are still in position to make an impact in the organization. Banuelos is ...

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Michael Pineda to throw a sim game

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Fans hoping to get a glimpse of Michael Pineda in a Spring Training game might have to wait a little while longer. Instead of getting right into a live Spring Training game, Pineda will throw a simulated game. Joe Girardi said the Yankees are playing to move a little slowly with Pineda, just to make ...

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Spring Training: Day 1 Notes

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Yankees pitchers and catchers reported earlier this morning to George Steinbrenner Field in Tampa and they all got down to work. Here were some of the notes from Day 1 of Spring Training (So far): -- CC Sabathia came into camp weighing 275 pounds, the least he's weighed since his days with the Cleveland Indians. Sabathia ...

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Spring Training begins this week

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As I'm sure, Yankees fans have been counting down the days and hours until pitchers and catchers report to Spring Training. Now, just because Friday is the report date, doesn't mean there aren't players that are already in Tampa. Derek Jeter, Slade Heathcott, David Robertson, Shawn Kelley, Preston Claiborne, Michael Pineda, Adam Warren, David Phelps, ...

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ESPN’s Keith Law ranks the top 10 Yankees prospects

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For those that follow the farm system quite closely, here's a small cheat sheet for you as the Yankees head into Spring Training. ESPN Insider Keith Law ranked the top 10 Yankees prospects in their depleted farm system (out of 30 teams, the Yankees farm system ranked #20). You have to be an ESPN Insider ...

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Yankees add to the 40-man roster

The Yankees currently have 39 spots on the 40-man roster (excluding Brian McCann and Brendan Ryan) and as we all know, the Rule 5 draft is coming up. In order to protect some of the minor leaguers in their system, the Yankees placed them on the 40-man roster. Here were the players the Yankees moved ...

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