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A List of the Yankees Minor League Free Agents

Here is a quick update. Baseball America released a list the Yankees minor league free agents today. The biggest names on the list are probably RHP Jason Hirsh, LHP Wilkin De La Rosa, and 3B Marcos Vechionacci. Vech was at one point a decent prospect, but that was a long time ...

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Yankees Notes: AL East, Swisher, De La Rosa, and Jay-Z and Eminem

It's been pretty harsh watching the Yankees these days, but like I said the other day - if they are blowing games because of the likes of Chad Gaudin and Sergio Mitre, two players who might not even be on the playoff roster, it's hard to kill them over it. Those aren't the ...

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Yankees DFA De La Rosa, Sign Garrison

The Yankees DFA'd LHP Wilkin De La Rosa in order to make room on the 40-man roster for LHP Steve Garrison, whom they claimed off of waivers from the San Diego Padres, according to Mike Ashmore via twitter. Garrison is not considered a top prospect and has struggled in the minor leagues ...

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Looking at the Lefties

The Yankees waved goodbye to both Phil Coke and Mike Dunn this offseason, two of the more promising left-handed relievers the farm system had produced in many years. Coke posted a reasonable 4.50 ERA and held left-handed batters to a .195 AVG in 60 innings while Dunn posted an impressive 5.6 K/BB ratio and 3.31 ...

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John Sickels Ranks the Yanks

Over at MinorLeagueBall, John Sickels ranked the Yankees prospects: 1) Jesus Montero, C, Grade A: I know that his position is up in the air, but I love this bat so much that I'm going to give him a straight Grade A. This is a Mike Piazza/Manny Ramirez type bat. 2) Austin Romine, C, Grade B: Not in Montero's class ...

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Newman's Notes on Yankees Prospects

Yankees VP of baseball operations Mark Newman had a lot to say about the Yankees prospects yesterday. Beat writer Chad Jennings separated them into posts on the pitching and position players. Here they are in short: Pitchers Aroldis Chapman: Newman said the reports were exactly what he expected: Huge fastball. Spotty command. Inconsistent secondary pitches. ...

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