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Sabathia: Yankees like being the 'hated team'
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One year. It took one year for New York to revert from the lovable Yankees back into the evil empire, and veteran left-hander CC Sabathia says the team is alright being known that way. “Last year, we were the team that everybody loved, that feel-good story,” Sabathia said on MLB Network on Thursday. “But getting […]

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Boston BBWAA honors Yankees GM Cashman
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Brian Cashman heard applause in enemy territory on Thursday evening, as the Yankees’ general manager was honored by the Boston chapter of the Baseball Writers Association of America (BBWAA), bringing home honors as the game’s Executive of the Year.

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Sanchez gives Yankees star behind plate
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With the start of Spring Training approaching, anticipation is building for the 2018 season. MLB.com is going around the horn to break down each area of the Yankees’ roster, beginning this week with the catchers.

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MLB hot stove: Brewers' Travis Shaw to Yankees or Mets?
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The latest: Coming off a 98-loss season, the San Francisco Giants have added two big bats to an offense that finished last in the NL last year in runs and homers. Almost a month after acquiring star third baseman Evan Longoria in a trade with Tampa Bay, the Giants dealt for McCutchen, a five-time All-Star

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Former Yankees star Matsui elected to Japanese Baseball Hall of Fame
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Hideki Matsui won't be in Cooperstown's Class of 2018, but another prestigious baseball museum has now called his name. Matsui, the former New York Yankees slugger who’s regarded as one of the best home-run hitters to ever come out of Japan, was elected to the Japanese Baseball Hall of Fame on Monday as the headliner […]

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Report: Yankees believe they can sign Darvish at 'reasonable' price
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The New York Yankees may have missed out on trading for Pittsburgh Pirates ace Gerrit Cole, but the slow-developing free-agent market could work in their favor. Due to the lack of movement among top-end free-agent starting pitchers, the Yankees believe they can sign Yu Darvish at a "reasonable" price, two sources told John Harper of […]

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Yankees on short list of suitors for Darvish
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Hours after stating that the Yankees had not made him a contract offer, free-agent right-hander Yu Darvish issued a clarification on Twitter, stating that he indeed has discussed financial terms with the ballclub.

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Darvish tweets he hasn't received an offer from Yankees
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Free-agent right-hander Yu Darvish is doing his best to keep baseball fans in the loop this offseason. Two days after Darvish revealed on Twitter that there were six – not five – teams on his list of possible destinations, the pitcher addressed another rumor regarding the New York Yankees, who reportedly gave the Japanese hurler […]

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Yankees on Demand: Curtis High honored
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Curtis High won its seventh title game at Yankee Stadium, and student athletes were honored by PSAL.

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Report: Yankees settle with Betances a year after contentious arb hearing
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The New York Yankees‘ 2017 arbitration hearing with Dellin Betances got a little contentious after the fact. This year, both sides made sure it wouldn't happen again. Betances and the Yankees reportedly avoided arbitration Friday by agreeing to a one-year, $5.1-million deal for 2018, a source told Mark Feinsand of MLB.com. The settlement not only […]

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Yankees confirm interest in Darvish
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A day after free-agent starter Yu Darvish revealed the New York Yankees as one of his six – not five – preferred destinations, general manager Brian Cashman confirmed the team has been in contact with the coveted right-hander. "Do we recognize Darvish as a unique talent and a premier starting pitcher available in this marketplace? […]

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Yankees GM: Top prospect Torres will get chance at starting job this spring
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The New York Yankees are going to give their top prospect, Gleyber Torres, the opportunity of a lifetime. Yankees general manager Brian Cashman told Max Wildstein of the Sporting News that Torres, the No. 2 prospect in baseball, will have a shot at a starting job during spring training. The 21-year-old infielder could slot into […]

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