12:28 AM EST, Thu November 27, 2014

Monday Mop-Up Duty: Who should the focus of Plan B be?

SOUTH HILLS - To date, the Pirates have committed an estimated $10.5 million in 2015 to three acquisitions in AJ Burnett, Francisco Cervelli and Radhames Liz. Each of these moves carry risk but also hold the possibility to add value to the 2015 roster at …

The task ahead: Now take care of the big stuff

Middle of November, and the Yankees have already handled a lot of the small things. What they’ve done so far: 1. Made a decision at catcher. Traded away Francisco Cervelli to open a spot for one of their young guys. 2. Found a left-handed reliever. Added hard-throwing lefty Justin Wilson to fill an obvious void […] The post The task ahead: Now take care of the big stuff appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.

Week in review: Roster construction underway

This was the week of the GM Meetings, which usually means a lot more smoke than fire. The Yankees, though, were fairly busy. Most significant of the Yankees moves was the Wednesday decision to trade Francisco Cervelli to Pittsburgh for left-handed reliever Justin Wilson. The Yankees had too much catching depth and not enough left-handed […] The post Week in review: Roster construction underway appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.
Newark Star-Ledger Nov 13, 2014

What Francisco Cervelli-Justin Wilson trade means for Yankees

Breaking down the deal that happened Wednesday night

About new Yankees lefty Justin Wilson

The Yankees had too many catchers and not enough left-handed relievers. They changed that last night. You already know all about Francisco Cervelli — high energy, good numbers for a backup catcher, strong reputation with the staff — but here’s a little bit about new lefty Justin Wilson. His background The Pirates made him a […] The post About new Yankees lefty Justin Wilson appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.
Raise the Jolly Roger! Nov 13, 2014

Francisco Cervelli for Justin Wilson

- The Pirates may have already found their Russell Martin replacement, even though Russ isn’t officially gone yet. On Wednesday night they acquired catcher Francisco Cervelli from the Yankees, and sent Justin Wilson to New York in exchange. So this means Russ is gone for sure? Not officially, but pretty much, yeah. Jon Heyman says […]
Baltimore Sun Nov 13, 2014

Yankees trade Cervelli to Pirates for Wilson

The New York Yankees have traded catcher Francisco Cervelli to the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for pitcher Justin Wilson.

Cervelli traded to Pittsburgh

Here’s the announcement from the Yankees: The New York Yankees today acquired left-handed pitcher Justin Wilson from the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for C Francisco Cervelli. Wilson, 27, was 3-4 with a 4.20 ERA (60.0IP, 49H, 28ER, 30BB, 61K, 4HR) in 70 appearances with Pittsburgh in 2014. The 6-foot-2-inch lefthander was drafted by Pittsburgh out […] The post Cervelli traded to Pittsburgh appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.
Newsday Nov 12, 2014

Francisco Cervelli traded by Yankees to Pirates for reliever Justin Wilson

The Yankees chose to use some of their organization catching surplus last night, trading Francisco Cervelli to the Pirates for lefty reliever Justin Wilson.
New York Daily News Nov 12, 2014
Yankees trade Cervelli to Pirates for LHP Wilson

Yankees trade Cervelli to Pirates for LHP Wilson

The Yankees’ backup catching situation appears to have been resolved. Francisco Cervelli was traded to the Pirates Wednesday night for lefthanded reliever Justin Wilson, leaving John Ryan Murphy as the primary backup to Brian McCann next season.

Pirates acquire catcher Cervelli from Yankees

Preparing for the possibility of playing next season without Russell Martin, the Pirates on Wednesday acquired catcher Francisco Cervelli from the New York Yankees. The ...
New York Post Nov 12, 2014
Yankees trade Francisco Cervelli to Pirates for lefty reliever

Yankees trade Francisco Cervelli to Pirates for lefty reliever

PHOENIX — The Yankees traded Francisco Cervelli to the Pirates Wednesday night for lefty reliever Justin Wilson. This means the Yankees have faith John Ryan Murphy is ready to be...

Pirates trade Justin Wilson for Francisco Cervelli

#Yankees have traded Francisco Cervelli to #Pirates for Justin Wilson — Joel Sherman (@Joelsherman1) November 13, 2014
KFFL Nov 12, 2014

Pirates | Francisco Cervelli acquired

The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired C Francisco Cervelli from the New York Yankees Wednesday, Nov. 12, ...

Francisco Cervelli Photos

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