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Archive of entries posted on December 2012

Yankees Hot Stove: Ichiro Suzuki

The New York Yankees signed 39-year old outfielder Ichiro Suzuki to a two-year deal somewhere between the $12-$13 million range. Ichiro was great for the Yankees last year, as he was traded over mid-season from the Mariners and was the only semi-productive player during the 2012 postseason. Many fans, including myself, are puzzled as to […]

Yankees Hot Stove: Youks welcome to the Bronx

For almost a decade if anyone heard Kevin Youkilis and New York Yankeesin the same sentence you can bet that it was not friendly banter. So a week ago, when Yankees beat writer Bryan Hoch confirmed the rumor of the Yankees making a $12-million, one-year offer to the ex-Red Sox, I honestly didn’t know what to […]

Yankees Hot Stove: Youks got to be kidding me

The New York Yankeesoff-season remains at a standstill, which isn’t so surprising when you have an ownership that refuses to offer anything more than a one-year contract. Why? – See good players, like solid bench guys can usually get two-year deals. – The young and most talented will easily get multi-year offers from many ball […]

Yankees Hot Stove: Are you ok with Josh Hamilton needing a SWAT team

The latest hot stove rumor circulating is that the New York Yankees have inquired about slugging outfielder Josh Hamilton. USA Today Bob Nightengale reported the news via twitter but who knows if this was purely to generate attention as the source, an American League general manager, of course was anonymous. [tweet https://twitter.com/BNightengale/status/277015565128847360] Nightengale clearly states […]

Excuse me Hal what are you doing to the New York Yankees

The New York Yankeeshot stove has felt more like an icebox this off-season, and every one wants to know why. As this winter has been full of mix messages, causing a wave of emotions amongst Yankee fans with some sad, others angry and the rest remain in complete denial. While other MLB ball clubs are […]

Yankees Hot Stove: Nate Schierholtz and Ichiro Suzuki

LATEST UPDATE:  Nate Schierholtz officially signed with the Cubs – 11/6/12 – 12:45pm According to ESPN’s Buster Onley the New York Yankees are one of nine teams who have met with outfielder Nate Schierholtz’s agents at the Winter Meetings. [tweet https://twitter.com/Buster_ESPN/status/275325215616155649] Chris Cwik of CBS Sports later tweeted that the Yankees are the actually the front-runner’s for Schierholtz. [tweet […]