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BEST OF MAXIM
According to Jon Heyman at SI tweeted that the New York Yankees have signed 31-year old, lefty reliever Mike O’Connorto what my
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guess is a minor league deal.
O’Connor pitched 6.2 innings for the New York Mets last season, where he gave-up five hits, two earned runs, three walks and struck out eight batters. Before that O’Connor had not seen...
ALL FOR CHARITY
Brian Cashman spent Wednesday night away from the lap of luxury as he slept on the streets outside of the Covenant House Crisis Center on 41st Street in Manhattan for charity.
Cashman among business leaders involved in sleepout
Late Thursday night — or yesterday morning, to be precise — Brian Cashman finally turned off his phone.
It was 3:49 a.m. and unlike other long nights when the Yankees’ general manager might be working on a trade or talking with an agent, this time Cashman was just trying to...
It was on this day in 1954 that the Yankees and Orioles finalized a huge 17-player deal that took five days to fully process. The most notable new Yankees were future Cy Young winner "Bullet" Bob Turley and Don Larsen, who achieved baseball immortality two years later when he threw the only perfect game in World Series history.
Some news from the modern-day Yankees...
Brian Cashman normally operates in the lap of luxury. As general manager of the New York Yankees, he works in a world of $35 million setup men, big sweetheart deals for declining superstars and box seats that cost more than most mortgage payments.
It has always been cool, then, to know that Cashman is still a very normal guy after spending all that time working for the world'...
The general managers meetings came and went without any significant moves, but with the winter meetings less than three weeks away, Brian Cashman may have started laying the groundwork for future moves.
Let's round up the latest rumors on a few members of this winter's free agent class:
Agent Paul Kinzer told Jim Bowden on MLB Network Radio on SiriusXM (Twitter link) that, while Aramis Ramirez has a limited market, there are at least two teams very interested in the third baseman.
Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News reports (via Twitter) that Eric Chavez'...
Brian Cashman has always said he never regretted clinging tightly to Eduardo Nunez back in July of 2010 when the young infielder might have been the final necessary piece in the proposed trade for Cliff Lee.