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River Ave. Blues Feb 9, 2016

Sherman: Yankees fielded calls about Dustin Ackley this offseason

According to Joel Sherman, the Yankees fielded calls from teams looking to acquire Dustin Ackley earlier this offseason. Interestingly, Sherman says teams wanted Ackley to play first base. That seems … weird. A lot of his value is tied to his ability to play several different positions. The Yankees acquired Ackley from the Mariners for […] The post Sherman: Yankees fielded calls about Dustin Ackley this offseason appeared first on River Avenue Blues.

Finding middle ground: Yankees exchange arb figures with four players

Late last week, the Yankees agreed to one-year deals with Dustin Ackley and Michael Pineda. That leaves four arbitration-eligible players who have yet to sign a deal, and each side had to file an arbitration figure by Friday’s deadline. From Jon Heyman and Jeff Passan, we have the filing numbers for each of the Yankees […] The post Finding middle ground: Yankees exchange arb figures with four players appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.
River Ave. Blues Jan 18, 2016

Fan Confidence Poll: January 18th, 2016

2015 Season Record: 87-75 (764 RS, 698 RA, 88-74 pythag. record), lost wildcard game Top stories from last week: Prior to Friday’s filing deadline, the Yankees signed Michael Pineda ($4.3M) and Dustin Ackley ($3.2M) to one-year contracts. The team filed salary figures with Aroldis Chapman ($13.1M vs. $9M), Nathan Eovaldi ($6.3M vs. $4.9M), Ivan Nova […] The post Fan Confidence Poll: January 18th, 2016 appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
New York Daily News Jan 15, 2016
Yankees reach deals with Pineda, Ackley to avoid arbitration

Yankees reach deals with Pineda, Ackley to avoid arbitration

The Yankees settled on one-year contracts with Michael Pineda and Dustin Ackley on Friday, avoiding arbitration with both players.

Yankees avoid arbitration with Pineda, Ackley

No salary figures announced, but the Yankees have announced that they’ve reached agreements with Michael Pineda and Dustin Ackley on contracts for this season. It’s a one-year deal for each guy. The Yankees still have Aroldis Chapman, Ivan Nova, Nathan Eovaldi and Didi Gregorius as arbitration-eligible players. Associated Press photo The post Yankees avoid arbitration with Pineda, Ackley appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.

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