3:46 AM EDT, Fri October 24, 2014
Newsday 5 hours ago

Mets hire Kevin Long as hitting coach

The Mets' original plan had been to conduct an extensive search for their next hitting coach. Then the Yankees made things a bit easier.
River Ave. Blues 13 hours ago

2014 Season Review: Broken at 1B without a backup

How durable was Mark Teixeira when the Yankees signed him after the 2008 season? Since his debut in 2003 he’d played in fewer than 145 games just once, when he appeared in 132 in 2007. He’d been on the DL just twice, totaling 41 games. Even after he joined the Yankees, Teixeira stayed on the […]Post from: River Ave. Blues A New York Yankees blog2014 Season Review: Broken at 1B without a backup The post 2014 Season Review: Broken at 1B without a backup appeared first on River Avenue Blues.

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Newark Star-Ledger 21 hours ago
MLB hot stove: Yankees' 7 worst contracts ever

MLB hot stove: Yankees' 7 worst contracts ever

Alex Rodriguez tops the list of Yankees' 7 worst contracts ever. See the rest

Royals try to start new postseason winning streak

Last night, the Royals took their first loss of the postseason, and that was mildly significant because it kept intact the Yankees’ record for consecutive playoff wins. In just a few minutes, the Royals are going to try to start winning again to pull even with the Giants in the World Series. Here are the […] The post Royals try to start new postseason winning streak appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.

Mid-day notes and links: Long, Hillman, draft class

A few mid-day notes and links: • The Mets are reportedly set to interview Kevin Long today. If Long were to move across town to become the hitting coach at Citi Field, it would setup an interesting reunion for Curtis Granderson, who had success with a mechanical change under Long’s guidance years ago. • Good […] The post Mid-day notes and links: Long, Hillman, draft class appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.
Newark Star-Ledger Oct 22, 2014
Yankees made 3 trips to scout Derek Jeter replacements

Yankees made 3 trips to scout Derek Jeter replacements

Trey Hillman also says he turned down control of Yankees farm system

Big Game Jon? Sabathia picks Lester as his must-win pitcher

On ESPN Radio this afternoon, CC Sabathia talked a lot about his repaired knee, his early throwing sessions, and his future in the Yankees rotation — all the stuff you’d expect him to discuss. Then Sabathia was asked who he’d want on the mound in a must-win, postseason game, and his answer was a bit […] The post Big Game Jon? Sabathia picks Lester as his must-win pitcher appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.
Newsday Oct 22, 2014

Greg Bird, Yankees first base prospect, streaking in the Arizona Fall League

Most birds fly south for the winter. Yankees first base prospect Greg Bird is simply flying high in the Southwest.

Spend Hal's Money: Hanley Ramirez

The Yankees went into last winter with a publicly stated goal of keeping their payroll below $189 million. They came out of it having committed more than $400 million for four new players. This winter, there are no such payroll limitations, at least to our knowledge, but there is still plenty of need. As since there is nothing more fun than playing with another guy's cash, we at ESPN New York will once again aid the Yankees' decision-makers with a little game we like to call, "Spend Hal's Money.

How the Yankees stack up against the Royals and Giants

Last night, when I posted Mike Fitzpatrick’s position-by-position comparison of the Giants and Royals, I found myself thinking about how the Yankees compared at each spot. Where were the Yankees stronger? Where were they weaker? How did they matchup, position-by-position, with the two teams playing for a ring? Today I tried to find out. The […] The post How the Yankees stack up against the Royals and Giants appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.
Newark Star-Ledger Oct 22, 2014
Mets to interview Kevin Long for hitting coach opening

Mets to interview Kevin Long for hitting coach opening

The Yankees fired Kevin Long as their hitting coach two weeks ago
Newark Star-Ledger Oct 22, 2014

Will Yankees' keep these arbitration-eligible players?

Will the Yankees pay more to keep Francisco Cervelli? What about Ivan Nova?
Newark Star-Ledger Oct 22, 2014
Yankees' Mark Teixeira: I must get stronger

Yankees' Mark Teixeira: I must get stronger

"I was almost off-the-charts low on upper-body strength," he said.
Ex-Yankee executive talks about replacing Derek Jeter

Ex-Yankee executive talks about replacing Derek Jeter

Trey Hillman, the former Yankee executive who was recently hired as the Astros’ bench coach, offered a brief, yet interesting window into the succession process at shortstop for his former organization in an interview with the Houston Chronicle.

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