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Hot Stove Rumor: Yankees more likely to sign Miller than Robertson

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There's no question David Robertson is going to get a four-year deal in the free agent market: it just won't be from the New York Yankees. However, an interesting twist is the Yankees appear interested in signing Miller to a four year deal, despite Miller not being qualified for the closer position. Jon Heyman of CBS ...

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Hot Stove: Blue Jays trade Brett Lawrie to A’s for Josh Donaldson

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When I woke up this morning to find the Oakland Athletics and the Toronto Blue Jays made a "blockbuster" trade, I was surprised. One, because of the players involved in the trade and two, the Blue Jays making moves suddenly affects the way the Yankees are operating this offseason. According to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports, ...

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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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Report: Mets, Blue Jays, Red Sox, Braves interested in Kevin Long

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Well, it looks like former Yankees hitting coach Kevin Long won't be without a job for long. According to Mark Feinsand of The Daily News, Kevin Long has received interest from the New York Mets, the Toronto Blue Jays, the Boston Red Sox and the Atlanta Braves for a hitting coach position. Feinsand added the Pittsburgh Pirates, ...

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What’s coming up in the final stretch for the Yankees?

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Today marks the final off-day of the 2014 New York Yankees season and with the Yankees in the middle of a Wild Card race, let's take a look at the final stretch of the regular season and the teams the Yankees are facing. September 9 - 11 Tampa Bay Rays vs. New York Yankees Yankee Stadium, Bronx, NY This ...

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Should the Yankees now focus on the Wild Card?

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With the New York Yankees loss to the Boston Red Sox last night, they are now six games behind the Baltimore Orioles and four games behind the Toronto Blue Jays in the American League standings. The Yankees plans for an American League East title are going out the window--but they still have a chance to ...

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Teixeira back in lineup, Jeter has scheduled off day

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Nothing much going on for the Yankees tonight, so here's some news and tidbits before first pitch: Mark Teixeira: Mark Teixeira is back in the lineup tonight after being hit by a pitch on his foot. Despite Teixeira believing his toe was broken which caused him to spike his helmet on the grass, it turns out he ...

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Blue Jays and Mets finalize deal for R.A. Dickey

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After the Blue Jays pulled off their mega-deal with the Marlins, I said they still needed another bat before they have a really good lineup. They got Melky Cabrera. Their rotation was still a question mark though because of Josh Johnson's injury history and the fact Mark Buehrle was more of a 3-4 than a ...

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