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Yankees Hot Stove: 4 reasons to welcome Brian McCann to the Bronx

Finally, the New York Yankees made their first significant move this offseason by signing catcher Brian McCann to a 5-year, $85 million dollar deal with an option for a sixth. Brian McCann will be in pinstripes. The Yankees just grabbed the All-Star catcher for 5 years … $85 million: http://t.co/AITRPPtSaH — ESPN (@espn) November 24, […]

Yankees Hot Stove: Top 3 Brendan Ryan conspiracy theories

The signing of middle infielder Brendan Ryan to a $2 million deal according to ESPN’s Buster Olney, is the first official New York Yankees news this off-season. The general structure of the deal between NYY and SS Brendan Ryan was agreed to weeks ago; still not finished. In the range of $2 million. — Buster […]

Yankees: Youkilis vs. Martin and Ibanez

Ohhhh…. what could have been? A question that Yankees fans are going to debate a lot as they watch other MLB teams play in the 2013 postseason. This is only the second time since 1996 that the Yankees have missed the playoffs, and that the Bronx will be a quiet place come October. But looking […]

Yankees: Holy Hal is about to break loose in the Bronx

Since getting embarrassingly swept out of the 2012 ALCS at the hands of the Detroit Tigers, the New York Yankees have been all about the drama. Starting with a turbulent off-season, where Yankees fans learned that the late, great George Steinbrenner’s definition of winning was not passed down to his son and inherited team owner, […]

Yankees: Biggest mistake was being cheap about Martin and Ibanez

What happens when you choose cheapness over quality?  It usually winds up costing you more in the long run. And that is the New York Yankees in a nutshell, as the stinginess of inherited owner Hal Steinbrenner is now getting exposed like I expected it would. Admittedly, this group of makeshifts had most of Yankee […]

Yankees: Team has no muscle literally

I hate harping on the past, especially when the situation cannot be changed, but there is always an exception. For example if you had zero input in a decision, opposed it completely and find out you were right. Like during this past off-season, when the Yankees decided not to keep catcher Russell Martin. The Yankee […]