Tag Archives: St. Louis Cardinals

Notes Around The League: Martin, Heyward, Miller, Stanton

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Lots of weird stuff is happening in the Major Leagues this afternoon and while most of it doesn't affect the Yankees, it's still news that's heating up the Hot Stove. Russell Martin: The Toronto Blue Jays have signed Russell Martin to a five-year, $82 Million contract. This affects the Yankees for one reason: they have to see ...

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A week in review: Baseball America, Bird, Chavez, Ibanez, Robertson, Rodriguez, Romine, Taveras, World Series

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It's the first official week of the offseason! 121 players became free agents, champions were crowned, the Yankees hired a familiar face to be a scout and Major League Baseball grieved one of their own. So without further ado ladies and gentlemen, here's this week's "a week in review". -- Baseball America announced the Top 10 ...

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MLB mourns as St. Louis Cardinals prospect Oscar Taveras dies at 22

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Oscar Taveras, the St. Louis Cardinals prospect who had a key home run during the National League Championship series last week, has died according to his agent. Taveras was in an automobile accident earlier this evening which also claimed the life of his girlfriend. Following the news of his death, St. Louis Cardinals GM John Mozeliak released ...

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Ishikawa enjoyed his (very brief) time with the Yankees

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Travis Ishikawa was the hometown hero for the San Francisco Giants in Game 5 of the 2014 National League Championship series after he hit a three-run walk-off home run against Michael Wacha and the St. Louis Cardinals. But if Ishikawa's name is a little familiar to you, it should be...he was a Yankee for less than ...

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Report: John Lackey traded to Cardinals for Allen Craig, Joe Kelly

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This just in via Peter Gammons on MLB Network: The Boston Red Sox have traded starting pitcher John Lackey to the St. Louis Cardinals for Joe Kelly and Allen Craig. Lackey was slated to start tomorrow vs. Chris Capuano and the Yankees, so now the Yankees are going to face three Triple-A players in their weekend series ...

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Yankees go to St. Louis for three game showdown with Cardinals

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Happy Memorial Day, everybody! Before we get into baseball, I wanted take some time time out to thank all of the service men and women for going overseas to fight for our country, even if it meant giving the ultimate sacrifice. It's because of their courage and bravery that we have our freedom today. The New York ...

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Report: Cardinals sign Mark Ellis

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With the second base free agent market thin, the Yankees were previously linked to Mark Ellis ever since Omar Infante signed a four year deal with the Kansas City Royals. However, the Yankees now have to look elsewhere to find a second basemen. According to Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, the Cardinals signed Mark ...

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Yankees, Cardinals unlikely to swap for David Freese

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Earlier today, it seemed the New York Yankees and the St. Louis Cardinals were discussing plans to trade David Freese to the Yankees, but now that may not be the case. According to a tweet from Ken Rosenthal, the Yankees and Cardinals are now unlikely to work out a trade involving the 30-year old former ...

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