Five Minor League Deals that didn’t pan out for the New York Yankees

Infielder Juan Rivera #54 of the New York Yankees bats against the Boston Red Sox during a Grapefruit League Spring Training Game at George M. Steinbrenner Field on March 20, 2013 in Tampa, Florida. (Mandatory Credit. Meric/Getty Images) Every spring, major league teams bring in a wide array of players on minor league contracts. The players vary from former All-Stars coming off...
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DMV: Georgia Tech’s Starting QB Transferring To JMU (Go Dukes!)

Redshirt sophomore Vad Lee is headed to Harrisonburg. [JMUSB] Remember when James Franklin and Bill O’Brien were Terps? [Bog] GW has a big game with VCU tonight, and new unis to boot. [Bog] RGIII got kind of defensive in a Facebook screed to fans, and Bears TE Martellus Bennett slammed him for it. [FTW, FTW] Now fans are sending Kirk Cousins wedding gifts too. [Bog] An ex-Redskin...
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January 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Orioles Sign Delmon Young To Minor-League Contract; Invite Jack Cust To Minicamp

The Baltimore Orioles signed outfielder Delmon Young to a minor-league contract with an invitation to spring training, the team announced Monday. The free agent, who was the No. 1 overall pick in the 2003 draft, batted .260 with 11 home runs and 38 RBIs in 108 games with two teams last season. After being released by the Philadelphia Phillies in August, Young was picked up by the...
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January 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Orioles, Delmon Young agree to minor league deal

The Baltimore Orioles and LF/DH Delmon Young have agreed to a minor league deal with an invitation to spring training, the team announced today. According to Eduardo A. Encina of The Baltimore Sun the Orioles have also invited Jack Cust to minicamp this week.The 28 year-old spent 2013 with the Phillies and Rays putting up a .260/.307/.407 line with 11 home runs and 38 runs batted...
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January 13, 2014  |  Discuss

How To Shop In the Non-Tender Market… Successfully

I imagine that, for a front office exec, there’s nothing quite like the buzz you get from picking up another team’s non-tender and getting value from that player. Maybe it’s just ‘one man’s trash is another man’s treasure,’ but in a business where one sector of the market has to continually work to find treasure on the trash-heap, it’s an important moment. But is...
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December 04, 2013  |  Discuss
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