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Report: Yankees and Mets interested in Stephen Drew

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In the past, the Yankees would occasionally glance over Stephen Drew because they had Derek Jeter as their shortstop. This offseason, it's an entirely different story as the Yankees are interested in re-signing him following an in-house look during the second half of 2014. The issue? The New York Mets also have interest in Stephen Drew. According to ...

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Yankees begin completing tasks on ‘offseason checklist’ but work still needs to be done

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The Yankees had a strong idea of what their offseason checklist was going to look like this offseason; the headlining task on the list was finding a new shortstop. But their checklist got a little longer in October when they fired Mick Kelleher (who has since retired) and Kevin Long (who found a job with the New ...

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Report: Yankees not interested in Japanese free agent shortstop Takashi Toritani

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The Yankees need to find a shortstop, but there's one player they legitimately have no interest in. According to Joel Sherman of the New York Post, the Yankees have no interest in Japanese free agent shortstop Takashi Toritani. Toritani doesn't need to be posted and has expressed interest in coming over to the MLB. For what it's ...

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Nightly Notes: Burnett, Drew, Rondon, Stanton

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It's been an incredibly quiet day in Yankee-land and that's saying a lot considering Francisco Cervelli was traded, Alex Rodriguez continued to pop-up in the headlines and Chris Young was dubbed the fourth outfielder earlier this week. So lets end the night with some flyaway notes around the league. -- Ex-Yankee A.J. Burnett is going to ...

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Cashman on Robertson, Ichiro, Drew, Beltran, Kuroda and a hitting coach

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Yesterday, Brian Cashman spoke to the media during the first day of the GM Meetings and he discussed his closer turning down the qualifying offer, the possibility of Ichiro not returning to the Bronx and where the team stands when it comes to looking for a hitting coach. On David Robertson: The Yankees weren't entirely stunned Robertson ...

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Report: Multiple teams call about Jed Lowrie

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Scott Boras, looks like your client Stephen Drew has a little bit of competition in the shortstop market. According to Brendan Kuty of NJ.com, multiple teams have called about shortstop Jed Lowrie, and it's believed the Yankees are one of those teams since the Yankees don't have a shortstop after Derek Jeter retired following 19 seasons ...

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Scott Boras reveals why the Yankees need Stephen Drew

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One of the names that popped up as a possible replacement for Derek Jeter in the past was Stephen Drew. He seemed to be the perfect fit with his range and after the year he had with the 2013 Boston Red Sox, it appeared the Yankees would do anything to acquire him. With that in ...

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Yankees expected to offer Robertson a qualifying offer today

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It's Monday morning which means the Yankees are now officially open for business during the offseason. Sure, the Yankees gave Brian Cashman a new contract and they fired Kevin Long and Mick Kelleher before the World Series concluded, but this is the first day where they'll invest their time trying to make the team better as ...

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