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Feb 19, 2017
CBS Sports Fantasy Basketball
The Union head weighed in on the ongoing drama between the Yankees and one of their star relievers
Feb 18, 2017
Rotoworld
Dellin Betances was defeated in his arbitration hearing against the Yankees and will earn $3 million in 2017.
MLB Daily Dish 6 hours ago
Kindness will become the new extra 2%

Kindness will become the new extra 2%

Dexter Fowler and Dellin Betances highlight how, in an increasingly angry and divided world, kindness and respect can become valuable commodities. This morning, I was discussing Dexter Fowler’s situation with my girlfriend (don’t be shocked, neither that I have a girlfriend, nor that she’s an exceptionally patient person who tolerates me talking about baseball over breakfast bagels). If you haven’t been paying attention, Fowler explained the other day about how the new President’s proposed immigration ban is affecting him and his family, given that his wife was born in Iran....
Scout 7 hours ago

Between the Lines: Dellin Betances

Could the Yankees have ruined their relationship with Dellin Betances?
Redleg Nation 8 hours ago
Saving baseball’s arbitration process

Saving baseball’s arbitration process

On Saturday, a baseball arbitrator announced that setup reliever Dellin Betances lost his case with the Yankees. Betances had asked for $5 million and the Yankees’ offer was $3 million. After the case was decided, Yankee president Randy Levine created a stir by taking the unusual step of criticizing Betances’ filing as a “half-baked attempt” …
River Ave. Blues Feb 20, 2017

The Dellin Betances fiasco may lead to the arbitration system finally getting an update

Over the weekend the Yankees beat Dellin Betances in arbitration and will pay him $3M this season instead of the $5M he was seeking. That $3M represents a record salary for a setup man in his first year of arbitration. No other setup man received even $2M as far as I can tell. That $5M […] The post The Dellin Betances fiasco may lead to the arbitration system finally getting an update appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
MLB Trade Rumors Feb 20, 2017

Dellin Betances’ Arbitration Case And The Value Of Closing

The baseball world is abuzz about the controversial recent comments of Yankees president Randy Levine, who criticized Dellin Betances’ $5MM filing in his losing arbitration case this past week. After emerging victorious in arbitration, Levine described the filing as a “half-baked attempt” to “change a well-established market” for setup men, further noting that Betances was not a closer…
Newark Star-Ledger Feb 20, 2017
Yankees' Aroldis Chapman locked in at spring training (PHOTOS)

Yankees' Aroldis Chapman locked in at spring training (PHOTOS)

Aroldis Chapman signed a five-year, $86-million contract to return to as the Yankees closer. Once again, Dellin Betances, fresh off his arbitration loss, will be setting up Chapman, who is looking sharp early in spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Fla.
Newark Star-Ledger Feb 20, 2017
Yankees spring training: New lineup on tap? What you need to know Monday (VIDEOS)

Yankees spring training: New lineup on tap? What you need to know Monday (VIDEOS)

Here's the latest on the Yankees' free agent signing, Chris Carter, Gleyber Torres, Ruben Tejada, Brett Gardner, Clint Frazier, Dellin Betances and more.
River Ave. Blues Feb 20, 2017

Fan Confidence Poll: February 20th, 2017

Spring Record: 0-0 Spring Opponents This Week: Fri. vs. PHI (on YES, MLB.tv), Sat. @ PHI (on MLB.tv), Sun. vs. TOR (on YES, MLB.tv) Top stories from last week: The Yankees beat Dellin Betances in arbitration, meaning he will earn $3M this coming season rather than the $5M he was seeking. Team president Randy Levine […] The post Fan Confidence Poll: February 20th, 2017 appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
New York Post Feb 20, 2017
Ex-Yankees sluggers know just what Dellin Betances is feeling

Ex-Yankees sluggers know just what Dellin Betances is feeling

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Carlos Beltran and Brian McCann still have Dellin Betances’ back in a big way even though they are no longer Yankees. “Dellin was our MVP I felt like for three straight years,’’ McCann told The Post Sunday at the Ballpark of the Palm Beaches. “I love him.’’ Noted Beltran of...
MLB Trade Rumors Feb 19, 2017

AL East Notes: Bautista, Rusney, Weeks, Rays

In the wake of Dellin Betances’ unusually public war of words with Yankees ownership in the wake of Betances’ arbitration hearing, a seemingly far more civil salary disagreement between the Yankees and another star was settled on this day in 1935.  Long before salary arbitration was instituted in MLB, Lou Gehrig agreed to a $30K…
Mets 101 Feb 19, 2017

Mets should take advantage of Yankees’ situation and trade for Dellin Betances

Dellin Betances lost his arbitration case and will be earning $3 million in 2017. This may be an opportunity for the Mets to bring him to Flushing.
Outside Pitch Feb 19, 2017

Dellin Betances feud with Yankees: Could star reliever end up with Nationals?

The Dellin Betances feud with the New York Yankees does not seem like it will go away anytime soon. The star reliever lost his arbitration hearing over the weekend. While not an uncommon result, recent comments from team president Randy Levine have further angered Betances. The strained relationship between Betances and the Yankees continued into […] The post Dellin Betances feud with Yankees: Could star reliever end up with Nationals? appeared first on OutsidePitchMLB.
Sacramento Bee Feb 19, 2017

Clark: Comments "unprofessional" on Betances arbitration

Baseball union chief Tony Clark calls the public comments surrounding the salary arbitration hearing involving Yankees reliever Dellin Betances "unprecedented" and "unprofessional." On Saturday, New York Yankees President Randy Levine …
MLB Trade Rumors Feb 19, 2017

Quick Hits: Betances, Pace Of Play, Rox, Schwarber, Rays

Ace reliever Dellin Betances had more to say Sunday regarding his arbitration-related dispute with Yankees president Randy Levine, telling reporters – including George A. King III of the New York Post – that he has no regrets over comments he made Saturday. Betances added that he isn’t going to seek out Levine to potentially clear…
NorthJersey.com Feb 19, 2017
Betances rejoins Yankees after arbitration case

Betances rejoins Yankees after arbitration case

TAMPA, Fla. – A day after co-starring in a vintage Bronx Zoo controversy, Dellin Betances sweated through the Yankees’ first full-squad workout and steered toward the 2017 season.        

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