1. New York Yankees Not Interested in Chicago Cubs' Carlos Zambrano

    There seems to be this idea going around that the New York Yankees are interested in the Chicago Cubs starter Carlos Zambrano , but according to both Jon Heyman of Sports Illustrated and Buster Olney of ESPN it is not true...

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  2. Cashman Will Not Overspend On Relief Pitchers

    Now that the Yankees missed out on Cliff Lee , clearly they have money to spend and many have assumed that that money would go into shoring up the Yankees’ middle relief. Yet yesterday, Kerry Wood signed with the Cubs for 1 year and $1...

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  3. What Signing Russell Martin Means for New York Yankees

    The Yankees reportedly reached an agreement with free agent catcher Russell Martin , and with so many possible backstops already in their system, this raises some questions...

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  4. New York Yankees Were Simply Outbid for Cliff Lee

    After it was announced that Cliff Lee signed with the Phillies, and not the Yankees, all we heard was about the supposedly $50 million he left on the table. But now that the smoke has cleared it appears that’s not how it went down...

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  5. For the Love of Joba: New York Yankees Should Move Chamberlain Back to Rotation

    Cliff Lee was obviously the story of last night, and rightly so, since so many Yankee fans assumed the Yankees would sign him. Yet I don’t find myself all that upset with the developments...

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  6. Cliff Lee Loss and the New York Yankees: Doom, Gloom and a Trip to the Playoffs

    The Yankees lost out on their top offseason priority in Cliff Lee yesterday and let’s face it – it hurts. He wasn’t just part of the plan for them this offseason, he was the plan...

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  7. MLB Rumors: Royals Want Brett Gardner Plus IF Prospects for Zack 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 ...

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  8. MLB Rumors: Jerry Hairston Draws Interest from Yanks as Team May Bring Him Back

    Via Marc Carig of the Newark Star-Ledger : "Meanwhile, one person with knowledge of the situation said the Yankees have expressed interest in bringing back a member of the 2009 World Series team, Jerry Hairston Jr...

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  9. Yankees Getting Aggressive in Pursuit of Russell Martin

    Via Buster Olney of ESPN : Heard this: The Yankees are now taking an aggressive approach in the Russell Martin conversations. It’s Boston vs. NYY, plus others...

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  10. Cliff Lee Rumors

    The Yankees and Rangers have both made their offers and now wait for Cliff Lee to make a decision. Here are the latest rumblings— Neither the Yankees nor the Rangers ...

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  11. Rumors: Yankees Never Planned on Making Offer to Crawford

    Via Jack Curry of the YES Network: "[Brian Cashman] had dinner with [Carl Crawford’s] agents on Tuesday, which was a bluff and was probably designed to get the Red Sox to inflate their offer to the leftfielder...

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  12. Jeter Plans To Work With Yankees Hitting Coach this Winter

    Last season was a rough one for Derek Jeter at the plate. He hit just .270, by far the lowest average he’s had over a full season...

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  13. Rumors: Did Yankees Use Rule 5 Draft Against Red Sox?

    The Yankees drafted right handed pitcher Daniel Turpen from the Red Sox in the Rule 5 draft yesterday...

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  14. Pettitte Called Cashman, Still Unsure About Return

    Via Mark Feinsand and Andy Martino of the NY Daily News : Andy Pettitte called Brian Cashman Wednesday, but it wasn’t to inform the GM whether he plans on playing next season...

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  15. MLB Rumors: New York Yankees Met with Pedro Feliciano

    Via Ken Davidoff of Newsday : The Yankees met today with the representatives for free-agent LHP Pedro Feliciano . Nothing much to this. This just confirms an earlier rumor that the Yankees were going to meet with him...

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  16. Yankees New Pitching Coach Larry Rothschild to Work with A.J. Burnett Extensively

    Via Chad Jennings of the Journal News: Girardi said this afternoon that [ A.J. Burnett ] has already reached out to [ Larry Rothschild ], and the two will get to work this offseason...

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  17. Yankees' Brett Gardner Has Surgery, Should Be Ready for Spring

    Yankees outfielder Brett Gardner had surgery on his wrist yesterday to remove some inflammation and everything went well. The Yankees expect that he’ll be ready to go by spring training...

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  18. New York Yankees Have Been Meeting with Carl Crawford

    The Yankees continue to target Cliff Lee as their primary free agent target this offseason, but with talks of another team offering him a seven-year deal and the talks moving ...

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  19. Yankees Rumors: Teams Making Offers to Russell Martin

    Via Buster Olney of ESPN : "Russell Martin ‘s negotiations have reached the point where teams are making offers to his agent, Matt Colleran; NYY, Bos center of mix...

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  20. Hal Steinbrenner on the Yankees Budget

    Over the late 90′s and early 21st century the Yankees payroll skyrocketed through the roof. Then George Steinbrenner started to take a back seat and he eventually relinquished ...

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  21. CC Sabathia: Lee's Contract Has No Effect on Me At All

    Via George King of the NY Post: CC Sabathia said whatever Cliff Lee pulls down won’t lead to the Yankees’ ace exercising an opt out clause in his contract after next year...

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  22. MLB Rumors: Yankees Could Sign Mark Prior To Minor League Deal

    According to Tom Krasovic of AOL Fanhouse , it’s down to the New York Yankees and Texas Rangers on a minor league deal for Mark Prior...

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  23. New York Yankees Not Interested in Scott Downs or Other Type-A Relievers

    Via Jon Heyman of Sports Illustrated : Yankees won’t go for Downs or other Type-A relievers because they want to keep draft choices...

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  24. Pedro Feliciano Will Talk With New York Yankees This Week

    Via Ken Davidoff of Newsday : The Yankees will meet with the representatives for free-agent lefty reliever Pedro Feliciano this week...

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  25. MLB Rumors: Yankees Want Kerry Wood Back, But Not at Closer Money

    Via Bryan Hoch of MLB.com : "Yankees talked to Kerry Wood ‘s agents today. Interested in having him back, but Cashman says he “won’t compete with closer money...

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