Tag: Yankees bullpen

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Yankees: A six-man rotation makes perfect sense – why not try it?

The Yankees have talked about using a six-man rotation from time to time, but tradition has always squashed the idea. A plan to try it…

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Yankees 5th starter Jordan Montgomery (Photo: nj.com)
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Yankees: Montgomery in rotation leaves German and Happ with no job

The Yankees rotation has one spot open. The job appears to be Jordan Montgomery’s to lose, meaning Domingo German and J.A. Happ have no place…

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Brian Cashman Yankees stealth bomber (Photo: Newsday)
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Yankees – Josh Hader: Okay Brian, I guess if you feel you must have him

The Yankees and this means Brian Cashman appears to be enamored by Josh Hader. The Brewers are asking an arm and a leg in return….

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Josh Hader - Burnout on the way? (Photo: CBS Sports)
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Is the Yankees interest in Josh Hader overkill or a case of why the hell not

On the surface, the Yankees reported interest in Josh Hader appears to be overkill. But is this a different year and a time when all…

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Gleyber Torres leads the 2019 Yankees to a comback win 6/26/2019 (Photo ETA - New York Post)
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Yankees Rotation: It Is What It Is, So Let’s Move On

The Yankees are not a team constructed around pitching. What’s new about that? What difference has it ever made over 27 World Championships… The Yankees…

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Zach Britton, New York Yankees (Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)
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Yankees: Cashman Acts Swiftly On Zach Britton- And What A Relief It Is

Yankees GM Brian Cashman pulled off another signature move by quickly signing Zach Britton to a reported three-year deal – Whew, what a relief that…

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David Robertson (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
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On David Robertson: Sometimes Divorce Is The Only Option

The news that David Robertson has left the Yankees is upsetting to many fans. But sometimes, mitigating circumstances prevail, and that’s the case here. For…

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Aaron Boone, Manager New York Yankees
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Aaron Boone’s Biggest Problem: How Not To Screw This Up

Aaron Boone has to consider himself the luckiest man on our planet. Handpicked by one of the best minds in baseball, he inherits a team…

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