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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.
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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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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...
From Marc Carig:Pleased with what he described as general manager Brian Cashman’s “aggressiveness,” C.J. Wilson’s representative said today the Yankees have extended an invitation to visit New York, where he would meet with some of the team’s top decision-makers.
Wilson’s agent Bob Garber, who met with Cashman at the general managers’ meetings, refused to divulge...
Cashman among business leaders involved in sleepout
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...
It remains to be seen whether the Yankees go after a big-ticket arm this winter, but Brian Cashman is certainly keeping his team in the mix. Cashman spent most of Tuesday sequestered with the rest of his fellow GMs as they met for six hours.
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...
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 New York Yankees' search for starting pitching entered a new phase Tuesday, as general manager Brian Cashman met with the agent for free-agent pitchers C.J. Wilson and Roy Oswalt, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal.
Wilson is the top free agent pitcher on the market, and Oswalt is a reliable fallback option. Cashman and agent Bob Garber sat down to discuss...
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'...
New Jersey Senator Joe Vitale and Yankees GM Brian Cashman were just two supporters who slept outside of Covenant House on Wednesday night on 41st Street in Manhattan for charity.
Temps dipped to...
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