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Yankees release Clay Rapada, and other notes

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The Yankees have granted an unconditional release to lefty reliever Clay Rapada the team announced yesterday. He was DFA'd earlier in the week so he must have cleared waivers and the Yankees didn't think it was worth keeping a pitcher with a shoulder injury around anymore. Rapada is the quintessential lefty matchup reliever. He held lefties to just ...

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Happy Opening Day: Rapada DFA’d, Warren, Eppley, and Boesch officially make the team


Today is one of the best days of the year: Opening Day! The Yankees, of course, will be in the Bronx taking on Jon Lester and the Red Sox at 1:00 p.m. today with CC Sabathia on the mound. Clay Rapada will not be joining them as he was designated for assignment over the weekend to ...

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Prospects most likely to break the top 100 this season

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MILB.com just released their top 100 prospects, and three Yankees are on it; Gary Sanchez, Mason Williams, and Tyler Austin. Slade Heathcott was missing from the list, but he deserves to be on it. This got me thinking about which Yankees prospects have a shot at breaking the top 100 this season. Slade Heathcott is ...

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Yankees to announce Jose Mesa Jr signing soon

When the Yankees signed their 1st round pick Ty Hensley last night they officially signed all of their top 10 round draft picks and surprisingly had $400K left over after they did it. That money can now be spend on draft picks after the 10th round and on a related note, the Yankees are expected ...

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More on Ty Hensley’s abnormal MRI

Yankees fans got the good news last night that 1st round pick Ty Hensley agreed to sign a deal. It was a bittersweet announcement as it turned out the two sides had an agreement in place almost a month ago and the reason negotiations took so long was that there was an abnormality in his ...

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Yankees sign 1st round draft pick Ty Hensley

It came down to the wire, but the Yankees have signed their 2012 1st round draft pick, Ty Hensley, according to Kevin Levine-Flandrup and later confirmed by Hensley himself. The deadline for the Yankees to sign him is 5:00 p.m. EST tomorrow so this came down to the final 18 hours. It was a little surprising ...

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Read: Ashmore’s interview with 1st round pick Ty Hensley

The Yankees got lucky when they popped Ty Hensley at No. 30 overall in the draft. Not just because he's an amazing talent with an incredible work ethic, but he truly seemed proud to be drafted by the Yankees and looked ready to sign right away. He even took to his Twitter account to tell his ...

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The Yankee Beat: prospect interviews, Logan, and Granderson

Since the Yankees 10 game winning streak, they have dropped three games in a row and the rotation that carried them for the past month is suddenly struggling. Here is the recap and graph from last night. Here is what the Yankees blogosphere is talking about recently. • Pinstripe Alley got a chance to interview both Mason ...

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