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Emergency appendectomy ends Prado’s season; Pirela promoted

One of the hottest bats currently on the Yankees has their season cut just short of the ending. Martin Prado, the versatile infielder and outfielder, acquired from the Arizona Diamondbacks underwent emergency appendectomy on Tuesday. Overall this season, Martin Prado, 30, hit .282/.321/.412 with 26 doubles, 12 home runs and 58 runs batted in. While with the Diamondbacks, he played...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

It is time for Yankee fans everywhere to start demanding a new plan

Sometimes, the fulcrum point of history hinges on a person who otherwise would have been forgotten.Hence, a question to be shouted at the unblinking, unresponsive Mount Yes:Jose Pirela? W.T.F?Down at Scranton, Jose Pirela is a 24-year-old 2B-utility fielder, who might just win the International League's MVP award. He's batting .306, with 9 HRs, and playing almost everywhere...
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Offensively challenged Yanks could turn to utilityman Pirela

When the Yankees spent over $450 million this past offseason, it underscored the lack of major league-ready talent in the team’s farm system. Indeed, only one of the organization’s top 10 prospects (as rated by Baseball America) has reached so far as Triple-A this season, and that would be catcher John Ryan Murphy, who hit .286 in a brief spell in the majors earlier this season...
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July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Yankees Game 19: Former Melky leads barrage on Yankees

New York Yankees 5 — Toronto Blue Jays 17   Today’s game did not go well in a 17-5 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays.   Kevin Youkilis shined of the offense with two hits, a triple in the 5th inning and a home run in the 1st inning. Jayson Nix, Corban Joseph, and Jose Pirela all brought in a run with doubles.   The pitching of today’s game featured many players that won’t...
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March 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Minors Wrap-Up: Trenton Walks Off in Eleven

  <a href="" rel=\"attachment wp-att-10127\">Rob Segedin scored the winning run in the 11th inning on a Jose Pirela sacrifice...
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August 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Minors Wrap-Up: Pirela Hits Walk-Off Home Run in Twelfth

<a href="" rel=\"attachment wp-att-9638\">Jose Pirela gets hit with a pie to the face after hitting...
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July 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Venezuelan Winter League updates: Cardona, Satin, Pirela, Flores, Williams and Schmidt

Here's a running list of updates from around the Venezuelan Winter League: – “Tiburones de la Guaira” announced Friday that they have signed 17-year old prospect Adonis Cardona. The right handed pitcher received a $2.4 million bonus from the Toronto Blue Jays, and received the highest bonus in the Venezuelan Winter League with “Tiburones,” although the exact number...
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November 01, 2011  |  Discuss
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