Open letter to Brian Cashman: Here's how the Yankees can obtain David Price

Dear Madam or Sir:The Gammonites are calling for you to get David Price. No problemo.Here's how you can do it.In 2015, when he is a free agent, call him up on the phone. First, you'll need his phone number. You can try the Internet. If that doesn't work, get a phone book, or call someone who may know him and have the number. When you call him, have your secretary say...
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Yankees don't sign Mariano Rivera's son: Report

The Yankees announced Saturday that draft pick Mariano Rivera Jr., the son of their retired legendary closer, did not sign a contract before Friday's deadline.The team had selected Rivera Jr., a righthander from Iona College, in the 29th round of the June amateur draft. Rivera Jr. has decided he will return to school for his junior year.The Yankees did sign 27 of the 38 other...
Via The Other Paper
2 days ago  |  Discuss

CC Sabathia To Undergo Season-Ending Surgery On Right Knee

New York Yankees left-hander CC Sabathia will undergo season-ending knee surgery on July 23, general manager Brian Cashman announced Friday. While Sabathia will not have micro-fracture surgery on his right knee like many speculated he would need, he will have a procedure to clean out his knee. The team hopes the 33-year-old will be ready to go for spring training. “He’ll get...
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Yankees’ Ace C.C. Sabathia To Undergo Season-Ending Surgery

Yankees’ pitcher C.C. Sabathia will miss the remainder of the season – Mandatory Credit: USATSI via CBS Sports The New York Yankees have now lost two pitchers to season-ending surgery. According to’s Bryan Hoch, general manager Brian Cashman has announced that Yankees’ ace C.C. Sabathia will reportedly undergo arthroscopic knee surgery, effectively ending his 2014...
Via The Sports Journal
3 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Yankees: CC Sabathia Done for 2014

In what became inevitable news, Yankees General Manager Brian Cashman announced today that CC Sabathia will miss the rest of the 2014 season. Sabathia will undergo arthroscopic knee surgery on July 23rd, and the Yankees hope he is ready to return by the beginning of next season. The original thought was that Sabathia would have to undergo micro-fracture surgery, a significantly more...
Via Standing O Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees Rumors: New York wants pitching

The New York Yankees don't sell.  The Yankees never sell & play for next year.  That's the gist of what Yankees fans, media and executives say.  And while most people around baseball would say they should make an exception this year, the Yankees will not.  General Manager Brian Cashman recently told ESPN's Andrew Marchand:"I have to reinforce our pitching...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
3 days ago  |  Discuss

An optimistic view for the New York Yankees’ second half

The final 68 games on the New York Yankees schedule will get underway this evening in the Bronx against the Cincinnati Reds. After dragging us along for the first 94 games, can the Yanks keep us interested the rest of the way?There has been little to be cheerful about when it comes to the 2014 Yankees. The rotation is in shambles. The offense as a whole has failed to produce and...
Via The Baseball Stance
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Finally Put the Refsynder Debate to Rest, For Now

ThereSource/ has been constant debates and outcry on Twitter, forums and pretty much anywhere Yankee fans can voice their options over Rob Refsynder. Everyone has all of sudden become a minor league scout and claimed Refsynder aka “Ref” will be the answer to the Yankees offensive issues, but I never bought into it. Finally today we can finally get some closure on this...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees GM to target pitchers at trade deadline

Yankees GM Brian Cashman is aggressively trying to upgrade his starting staff, which has seen four-fifths of its opening day rotation end up on the disabled list. "I have to reinforce our pitching, in my opinion," Cashman said in a phone conversation Thursday. "I have things that I feel I have to try to do, that I'm trying to do, but it is easier said than done...
Via Pro Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Scouting Report on Shane Greene

With 80% of the Bombers’ Opening Day rotation now on the disabled list, Brian Cashman has had to get creative in finding arms to surround last man standing Hiroki Kuroda. His most recent addition is rookie Shane Greene, a guy who came up for one forgotten relief appearance in April and has even less name recognition outside of Yankees circles than Vidal Nuno and David Phelps ...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Tanaka’s Injury and the Tommy John Epidemic

New York Yankees fans were dealt a devastating blow last night when Brian Cashman announced that Masahiro Tanaka has a partial tear of his Ulnar Collateral Ligament. After flying to Seattle to see three separate orthopedic surgeons, Tanaka was informed of his UCL tear and it was recommended that he start a six week rehab program. The news of Tanaka’s injury drastically changes...
Via TopSportsReport
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian Cashman makes bizarre claim in Masahiro Tanaka's Tommy John story

Oh, great. One of the only reasons to have hope with the Yanks this year, Masahiro Tanaka, is injured with a small tear on his ulnar collateral ligament on his pitching elbow. And the three doctors he saw in Seattle yesterday all recommend rest and Platelet-Rich-Plasma injections -- a six-week plan that potentially could get him back on the mound in September, without Tommy John...
Via Subway Squawkers
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Masahiro Tanaka has partially torn UCL

New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman announced Thursday that $155 million dollar ace, Masahiro Tanaka, has a partial tear in his ulnar collateral ligament. Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News reported the news. Cashman said it’s Tanaka’s UCL. — Mark Feinsand (@FeinsandNYDN) July 11, 2014 Tanaka has a small tear of the UCL, an injury that, if severe enough would...
Via Sports-Glory
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Masahiro Tanaka has partially torn UCL

Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka is expected to miss at least six weeks with a partially torn UCL. Yankees general manager Brian Cashman made the announcement on a conference call on Thursday. As of now, the partially torn elbow ligament will not require Tommy John surgery. As of now Tanaka will go through rehab instead of […]
Via Full Scale Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees lose Masahiro Tanaka for at-least six weeks

New York Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka will miss at-least the next six weeks. Speaking on Thursday, Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said that the Yankees star free-agent signing from last winter would attempt non-surgical rehab as a way to return to the field this season from a partially torn UCL. Masahiro Tanaka diagnosed w/ partially torn ligament in throwing arm. Rehab...
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Yankees P Masahiro Tanaka Tears UCL, Out 6 Weeks…Maybe

Well this season just seems to be getting worst by the month for the New York Yankees. As they now have to watch another starting pitcher go to the disabled list and this time its their most prized possession(a little dramatic but you get the picture). Yankees GM Brian Cashman says Masahiro Tanaka has a small tear in his UCL. Will have PRP injection. Yankees hope he's back in...
Via BlackSportsOnline
11 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Yankees Pitcher’ Masahiro Tanaka Has Small UCL Tear

According to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports, New York Yankees rookie Masahiro Tanaka has a small UCL tear in his throwing elbow and will be out about six weeks.  Yankees GM Brian Cashman says Masahiro Tanaka has a small tear in his UCL. Will have PRP injection. Yankees hope he's back in six weeks. — Jeff Passan (@JeffPassan) July 11, 2014 Tanaka was placed on the 15-day DL earlier...
Via Sportsnaut
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Masahiro Tanaka has partially torn ligament

Masahiro Tanaka was diagnosed with a partially torn ligament in his throwing arm after being examined by three doctors, Yankees GM Brian Cashman said Thursday. Tanaka was placed on the disabled list by the Yankees Wednesday, a day after having his worst start of the season in a loss to the Indians. He flew into […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

The 198.6 million people of Brazil now understand what Yankee fans felt in 2004

By the second half of yesterday's 7-1 loss to Germany - ("Good Germans," my uncle would have called them) - Brazilians were burning flags and chanting obscene rhymes about their team. Let's face it: As Yankee fans, we can relate to their shame and pain.Ten years ago - (Spoiler alert: We will soon start reliving the mandatory, ceremonial, national 10-year anniversary...
13 days ago  |  Discuss

What The A’s-Cubs Trade Means for The Yankees

Brian Cashman Yankees – Photo Credit – Keith Allison The trade season has officially begun! Two big trade targets in Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel have been dealt to the Oakland Athletics for four prospects; including top A’s prospect Addison Russell. Samardija and Hammel were projected to haul a good return for the Chicago Cubs, and that they have, but now other teams looking...
Via Hot Stove MLB
14 days ago  |  Discuss

A Sori state of affairs: Help is not on the way

Last week, the human Operating System of the Evil Empire, Brian Cashman, announced that he was ready to "rock and roll" on trades. For Yankee fans, this was an especially terrifying phrase to hear, as it suggested that a) Cashman was attempting cheekiness, and b) Our rare young prospects could soon be riding out tonight to case the promised land. (And they still...
15 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Yankees: The Cashman dilemma

“I’m ready to rock and roll,” said New York Yankees’ general manager Brian Cashman in regards to the July 31st non-waiver trade deadline. Cashman is actively seeking to improve the team, but has yet to finalize a trade. The Yankees are officially at their halfway point in the season, playing 82 games going 41-41 and are currently third in the AL East. I’d say it’s about...
18 days ago  |  1 Comment

CBS' Brandon Tierney ripped Yankees GM Brian Cashman a new one

Face it, Yankees GM Brian Cashman has a worse batting average than does Brian McCann. CBS Sports' Brandon Tierney wants to know why he 'isn't on the clock' for poor draft choices and the decaying ro$ter that is CC Sabathia, Jacoby Ellsbury, Mark Teixeira, Carlos Beltran, Ichiro, A-Rod and the aforementioned McCann.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe...
Via Bob's Blitz
18 days ago  |  Discuss

I Was Wrong.

At the beginning of the season, I said, " I'm not sure this is a .500 team."I was wrong.  We are now 41-41.A .500 team.Nice work, Mr. Cashman.Are you going to mortgage away more years of our future now, with some idiotic trade?Tell us now, so we can change loyalties.Brian Cashman is responsible for this mediocrity.  He is the one who should be traded.I would take...
20 days ago  |  Discuss

For Yankees' Michael Pineda, it's 'baby steps,' Brian Cashman says

Michael Pineda, meet yet another return date. Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said he believes the promising starting pitcher could return from the disabled list in August. A couple of days ago, Cashman simply said he had "hope" Pineda would come back in 2014. Pineda hasn't pitched since late April when he was ejected from a game and suspended 10 games for using...
Via Pro Sports Daily
21 days ago  |  Discuss
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