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Rumor: Yankees play down interest in Darvish & Cespedes

While there have been a lot of rumors out there connecting the Yankees to the two top international free agents, Yu Darvish and Yoenis Cespedes, but the Yankees continue to play down their own interest, according to Andrew Marchand of ESPN New York. My initial thought is that this is Yankees GM Brian Cashman playing his ...

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Rumor: Yankees clear front runner to land Cespedes

Perhaps their interest is real... The Yankees have been linked to free agent Cuban outfielder Yoenis Cespedes since the day we first heard about him and now Frankie Piliere of Fox Sports has reported that they may be clear front runners in landing him. There is some thinking that with the new collective bargaining agreement that will ...

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Rumor: Yankees Among Most Interested in Yoenis Cespedes

As soon as we heard Yoenis Cespedes' name it was attached to the Yankees and apparently that interest hasn't wanned in the past few weeks. Jon Paul Morosi of Fox Sports has reported that the Yankees are among the top three teams interested in the 26-year-old Cuban outfielder. The general idea has been that the Yankees ...

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Rumors: The Latest on Yoenis Cespedes

The first time we heard his name, Yoenis Cespedes was attached to the Yankees in a rumor. If Brian Cashman is interested him though he has done a good job keeping it under wraps though. Here is the latest on Cespedes: In an article by Jerry Crasnick of ESPN, he suggests it could cost at least ...

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It Could be 2 Months Before Cespedes is a Free Agent

The phenomenon of Yoenis Cespedes popped up over night, but it might be quite a while until he can actually sign with a Major League team. According to Paul Hoynes of the Cleveland Plain Dealer, it could be up to two months for him to be officially declared a free agent. This could be a good ...

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Yankees Watch Cuban Outfielder Yoenis Cepedes Workout

It came and went pretty quickly, but a video circulated yesterday showcasing Cuban outfielder Yoenis Cespedes. Yankees general manager Brian Cashman saw the video and was impressed enough that he sent somebody to the Dominican Republic yesterday to watch him work out, according to Mark Feinsand of the NY Daily News. Cashman tried to play down ...

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Rumors: Yankees Hot for Cuban Defector Yoenis Cespedes

Yoenis Cespedes, a Cuban center fielder who has recently defected, is nearly ready to be declared a free agent and according to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports the Yankees are very interested in the 26-year-old. At 6-foot, 215-pounds Cespedes has been compared to the Angels prospect Mike Trout and is said to be looking for a ...

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