Yankees Acquire James Nelson From Miami For Stephen Tarpley

After jettisoning the southpaw in order to re-sign franchise cornerstone Brett Garnder, the Yankees have traded Stephen Tarpley to the Miami Marlins for minor-league third baseman James Nelson and cash considerations. The 26-year-old lefty heads to Miami on the heels of a 2019 season that saw him throw 24⅔ innings in the big leagues with […]

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ALCS Notes: Britton, Chapman, Hicks, Taxi Squad, Sabathia

The Yankees continued to dominate the Minnesota Twins in the postseason, taking the American League Division Series from the team looking to “slay the dragon” in the words of team president Dave St. Peter. After a relatively stress-less three-game series that saw the Bombers outscore the Twins 23 to 7, the Yankees await the winner […]

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Pitching Notes: Abreu, Cortés/Tarpley, Heller, Whitlock

Fresh off a doubleheader sweep, the Yankees welcome the Colorado Rockies to the Bronx for a three-game set. The interleague matchups with the National League West are always fun since the Yankees don’t see those teams very often in the regular season. Here are a few pitching notes: No. 3 Prospect Abreu Adds Slider After […]

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