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Greinke Tried to Talk Yankees into Trading For Him

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Via Jon Heyman of Sports Illustrated: Though he knew he wanted out of Kansas City, which has a promising future but looks like it will have a brutal present, [Zack Greinke] wasn't sure where he wanted to be. He told friends he didn't think he could play in Boston or New York. But when he ...

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Rumors: Asking Price for Greinke was Montero, Nunez, and More

The Yankees had their chance at acquiring now Milwaukee Brewer Zack Greinke this week, but the asking price would have been their top prospect Jesus Montero, shortstop Eduardo Nunez, and at least one of top pitchers Manuel Banuelos or Dellin Betances, according to Joel Sherman of the NY Post. The Yankees ...

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Yankees Lose Another Option As Zack Greinke Traded to Brewers

If the Yankees are going to upgrade their rotation this offseason they aren't going to be doing it with Zack Greinke who was traded by the Kansas City Royals to the Milwaukee Brewers in a six player deal, according to Jim Breen of Bernie's Blog. The deal sends Greinke, Yuniesky Betancourt and $2 million ...

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Zack Greinke Switches to Derek Jeter’s Agent

Zack Greinke, perhaps in anticipation of getting traded and signing a contract extension, has switched agents to Jeff Berry and Casey Close, according to Ed Price of AOL FanHouse. This probably doesn't mean much for the Yankees who would still have to trade for Greinke even to have a shot at signing him. It is ...

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10 Starters Yankees Could Trade For After Missing Lee

Last night Cliff Lee dropped a bombshell on the Yankees - he was taking his talents to Philadelphia. With Andy Pettitte possibly retiring the rotation as of right now is CC Sabathia, Phil Hughes, A.J. Burnett, Ivan Nova, and Sergio Mitre. Not exactly inspiring. So whom could the ...

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Rumors: Royals Want Gardner Plus IF Prospects for Greinke

Via Jerry Crasnick of ESPN: The Royals have a wealth of pitching talent in the minor leagues, a hot first-base prospect in Eric Hosmer, an elite young third baseman in Mike Moustakas and a hard-hitting catcher, Wil Myers, who is probably going to have to shift to the outfield in the majors. As a ...

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Rumors: Royals Trying to Get Yankees Involved in Greinke Bidding

Via Jon Heyman of Sports Illustrated: KC trying to involve Yankees in Greinke but NYY hesitant to risk him in NYC. deep in mix: Tex, Mil, Wash, LAD, Tor. Of course the Royals are trying to get the Yankees involved in Zack Greinke talks. The Yankees have been desperate to add an elite starter and if ...

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Rumors: Nobody Believes Greinke is Going to be a Yankee

On top of this morning's rumor that the Yankees are wary of Zack Greinke there are a few other rumblings that I wanted to pass along. The first one is from Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe: My Zack Greinke source indicates there's no way he'd play in New York. The second is from Jon Heyman ...

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