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January 06, 2009 - 9:51 am
The most interesting thing to come out of the Mark Teixeira introductory press conference was the timeline. The 28-year-old first baseman suggested that it was roughly two weeks before Christmas--or around the Dec. 11 conclusion of the winter meetings--that he decided that he wanted to go to the...
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Mike Petraglia
January 06, 2009 - 8:14 am
Andy Pettitte may have said good-bye again to the New York Yankees . The New York Times reports the lefty has turned down a one-year, $10 million offer from the Bombers after the Yankees showed their support for him when he was included in the Mitchell Report following the 2007 season. The Yankees...
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January 04, 2009 - 11:27 am
Yankees fans aren't the only New Yorkers who speak their minds. The Madison Square Garden crowd is just as vocal when the Boston Celtics come to town. Rather than get annoyed, the Cs appreciate their dedication to the Knicks. "One thing I've always liked about Madison Square Garden, and actually...
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Mike Petraglia
December 24, 2008 - 5:31 am
You heard him on with our own Rob Bradford and Michael Felger on the Dennis and Callahan program. Now read what Joel Sherman wrote in his column in the New York Post on the Mark Teixeira signing . He has some interesting perspective and comparisons on how the Yankees approached the Teixeira signing...
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December 23, 2008 - 9:22 am
It has been a busy and expensive offseason for the New York Yankees . As they prepare to enter into a new ballpark--a move that will not only generate tens of millions of dollars in additional revenue, but that will also relieve the team of some of its revenue-sharing obligations--they clearly have...
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December 23, 2008 - 8:38 am
ESPN.com and SI.com are now reporting that the Yankees and Mark Teixeira have reached an agreement on an eight-year deal for $180 million. The Yankees reportedly had been monitoring the Teixeira negotiations from the sidelines, but swooped in on the switch-hitting first baseman after the Red Sox...
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December 23, 2008 - 6:14 am
Word is now circulating that an announcement of Mark Teixeira's fate is " imminent " (ESPN), and that he could make a decision as soon as today (Washington Times). But what if the free-agent first baseman waits to decide on his new East Coast location? Major League Baseball will close its doors for...
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December 21, 2008 - 11:50 am
According to Tim Brown of Yahoo! Sports , the Angels have pulled their offer to free-agent first baseman Mark Teixeira . If true, then there would be three or potentially four remaining suitors for the 28-year-old: the Red Sox , who despite owner John Henry's recent declaration that he believed the...
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December 20, 2008 - 12:31 pm
According to the New York Daily News , Manny Ramirez is telling friends that he feels confident that he'll get a three-year deal from the Yankees . Of course, he spent much of his final months with the Red Sox that he was confident that Boston would pick up his two option years and sign him to an...
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December 18, 2008 - 4:20 am
According to Kat O'Brien of Newsday , the Yankees have not made an offer to either Mark Teixeira or Manny Ramirez . O'Brien spoke with a team source who said that New York would love to add Teixeira, but that the team will be reluctant to spend too much on the first baseman following the $243.5...
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