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MLB Hot Stove: New York Yankees Interested in Cuban Defector Yulieski Gourriel
February 9th, 2016 at 11:15 AM
Two players from Cuba are said to be defecting to come to the United States and play for Major League Baseball; one of which apparently has the eye of the New York Yankees. ***PHOTO1*** Yulieski Gourriel, a 31-year-old whose been with the Cuban international team for the last 14 years, is said...

MLB Hot Stove: Orioles Join Yankees in Pursuit for Giants’ Tim Lincecum
February 4th, 2016 at 3:01 PM
Not too long ago, reports came out that the New York Yankees were one of several teams with interest in former San Francisco Giants ace and Cy Young Award winner Tim Lincecum, who is likely to pitch elsewhere in 2016. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees are looking for pitching depth for their starting rotation;...

New York Yankees Sign Tyler Cloyd, Deibinson Romero to Minor League Deals
February 3rd, 2016 at 11:59 AM
On Wednesday, the New York Yankees added two more names for spring training and their minor league scene for the 2016 season. ***PHOTO1*** Matt Eddy of Baseball America has reported that the Yankees have signed right-handed pitcher Tyler Cloyd and third basemen Deibinson Romero to minor league deals with invites to spring...

New York Yankees Could End up Bringing Mark Teixeira Back for 2017 with Greg Bird Injury
February 3rd, 2016 at 9:38 AM
Heading into the 2016 season, the foregone conclusion was that Mark Teixeira would play out the final year of his contract and then Greg Bird would take the reigns as the starting first baseman for the New York Yankees in 2017. ***PHOTO1*** But that all changed when Bird suffered a torn labrum...

MLB Hot Stove: New York Yankees Unlikely to Pursue Mets’ Juan Uribe as Greg Bird Replacement
February 2nd, 2016 at 7:18 PM
With the New York Yankees looking at alternative solutions to replace Greg Bird on the roster now that he will miss the 2016 season due to a torn labrum in his shoulder and will need to undergo surgery, several options have been floated around; Pedro Alvarez and Justin Morneau have...