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NYY News: Another ace incoming?

NYY News: Another ace incoming?

Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/ Yankees have Rodón atop their latest free agent wishes; MLB used various baseballs in 2022 including one that featured more in Yankees games; still several spots for the Yanks to add; Bader appears at holiday food drive NY Post | Jon Heyman: The Yankees checked off their biggest goal of the offseason when they re-signed Aaron Judge, but there’s still a lot of work to do to satisfy his (and the fans’) request to improve the team. The biggest move available, and one that they’re apparently very eager to pursue, would be signing free...
Pinstripe Alley 16 hours ago
Yankees 2022 Roster Report Cards: Miscellaneous Position Players

Yankees 2022 Roster Report Cards: Miscellaneous Position Players

Photo by Jim McIsaac/ It’s time to remember some guys to help you with your Sporcle quizzes of the 2022 Yankees’ roster. As we reach the end stages of our player report card series, we’re going to focus on some guys you may not have completely remembered. None of the three players we’re looking at today had a particularly big impact on the 2022 Yankees’ season and none did enough to get a full length article on their own. However, they’re still worth taking a brief review of. Here’s a look at some of the miscellaneous position players from the 2022...
Pinstripe Alley 17 hours ago
Yankees 2022 Roster Report Cards: Miscellaneous Pitchers

Yankees 2022 Roster Report Cards: Miscellaneous Pitchers

Photo by Brace Hemmelgarn/Minnesota Twins/ Every team will require a handful of outings from their minor league depth and the players called up by the Yankees made the most of their opportunities. As much as we’d all like, a team cannot field a rotation full of aces and a bullpen full of top-notch closers. Often it’s the teams that do the best around the margins that can find those few extra wins here or there and make the difference between making the playoffs and not. The Yankees were one of the better teams at extracting contributions out of those fringy depth...
Pinstripe Alley 19 hours ago
Yankees re-sign Aaron Judge: Checking on media reactions to the deal

Yankees re-sign Aaron Judge: Checking on media reactions to the deal

Photo by Elsa/ One of the most frenzied blockbuster free agencies in recent memory had the baseball world buzzing. What a way to wake up! If the Giancarlo Stanton and Gerrit Cole acquisitions taught us anything, it’s that the Yankees save their most pressing business for the weirdest hours of the day, and that trend was no different with Aaron Judge. In the wee hours of Wednesday morning, the Yankees sent shockwaves around the league inking the 2022 AL MVP to the largest free agent contract in MLB history, ensuring that their greatest homegrown player since Derek...
Pinstripe Alley 21 hours ago
Yankees Potential Free Agent Target: Matt Carpenter

Yankees Potential Free Agent Target: Matt Carpenter

Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports A reunion between Matt Carpenter and the Yankees could make a lot of sense. There is one free agent looking to re-sign with his old team, that everyone hasn’t been able to keep their eyes off. That being, of course, a potential Matt Carpenter return to the Yankees. How likely is it that the veteran lefty follows in the footsteps of a few of his old pals from this season in a return to the Bronx? Carpenter had a bit of a career renaissance in his 154 plate appearances this year, which was unfortunately cut short by a broken foot in August...