Found February 06, 2012 on
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Ideas for this post came from conversations with Dave Cameron on recent episodes of FanGraphs Audio. Most scouting info is courtesy Baseball America.
Allow me to establish immediately that the title of this post is, in part, disingenuous: insofar as every player is unique, there is no “Next Mich...
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Yankee general manager Brian Cashman paid a visit to his publicly humiliated wife and kids Saturday, the first time he has been spotted in public since a serial stalker was charged with extorting money from him after an alleged affair.
His trip to the family's $3.7 million Darien, Conn., mansion came a day after his wife filed for divorce.
He spent less than a minute inside...
Follow Yankees ace CC Sabathia (@CC_Sabathia) throughout the month of February as he tweets a daily tribute to an African-American athlete who made a difference ...
Sabathia explains why he decided to do this:
It's Feb 1... let's kick off black history month by paying tribute to the great athletes who changed their sport and the world around them ... each of them have...
The Yankees have agreed to a minor league contract with utilityman Bill Hall and invited him to big league spring training.
Hall announced the deal on his Twitter account Tuesday, and New York confirmed the agreement.
If Hall is added to the Yankees' 40-man roster, he would get a $600,000, one-year contract and have the chance to earn an additional $600,000 in performance bonuses...
About a week ago the Yankees were in talks with him, but today it is official. The Yankees have signed infielder and outfielder Bill Hall, according to Hall’s official Twitter account.
Hall, 32, has experience at all three outfield positions and all infield positions save first base. He had a .261 OBP and a .575 OPS last season, but he has a career .307 OBP and .743 OPS. Hall’s...
It’s been a slow news week so far this week. I’m going to start getting into prospects soon to liven things up. First I thought I would pass along some non-baseball news that I am not terribly interested in, but have been getting emails asking me about them.
CASHMAN IN HOT WATER:
It all started when a woman whom Brian Cashman may have been seeing on the side, was arrested...
We go one at a time T..
Yankees star Alex Rodriguez and girlfriend Torrie Wilson arriving for a flight at LAX airport in Los Angeles over the weekend. A-Rod better enjoy his time off while it lasts, Spring Training is right around the corner. -TO
A-Rod Unloads Bachelor Pad
A-Rod and Girlfriend Turn Up the Heat
According to sources, Ibanez is willing to take less to play for the Yankees than he could make elsewhere. The 39-year-old batted .245/.289/.419 with 20 home runs and 84 RBI in 144 games last season for the Phillies. Ibanez will fill the need for another bat to fill in as the part-time DH
Buster Olney also reported yesterday that the Yankees could sign Ibanez--or Matsui or Damon--this week.
The Yankees have signed utility infielder Bill Hall to a Minor League deal.