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2011 MLB Hot Stove

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Yankees Sign Hideki Okajima To Minor League Deal

The New York Yankees agreed to a minor-league deal Wednesday with former Red Sox lefty Hideki Okajima. The 36-year old will have an opportunity to compete for a spot on the Yankees’ 2012 Opening Day roster in spring training.

WFAN–12/28/2011

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Sweeny: Yankees Fans, Rotation Not As Bad As You Think

Sweeny Murti discusses the Yankees’ rotation going into 2012, remaining free agent possibilities and the likelihood of trading A.J. Burnett.

12/22/2011

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Hartnett: Yankees Can Compete With Rebuilt Angels

Despite the big-name signings of Albert Pujols and C.J. Wilson, the Los Angeles Angels haven’t distanced themselves from the 2012 Yankees.

WFAN–12/08/2011

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Sweeny: Alderson Rings Changes While Cashman Waits

Sandy Alderson didn’t tip his hand that he was onto some big moves when he spoke to reporters Tuesday afternoon, but he got quite busy a few hours later acquiring three relievers and a new center fielder.

WFAN–12/07/2011

New York Mets fans at Citi Field - Queens, NY - Sep 28, 2011 (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Hartnett: The Wilpons Ruined Mets’ Golden Opportunity

Reyes joining the Marlins can only leave Mets fans with feelings of what could have been. With stable ownership, Reyes would have been NY’s centerpiece for years to come.

WFAN–12/05/2011

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Hartnett: Bobby Valentine Fit For Red Sox Challenge

Bobby Valentine’s unique charisma and managerial acumen makes him a wise choice to handle the pressures of managing the Red Sox.

WFAN–11/30/2011

Starting pitcher Gio Gonzalez #47 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on September 28, 2011 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Yankees Can Meet Oakland’s Price For Gio Gonzalez

The Yankees interest in Oakland Athletics’ All-Star lefty Gio Gonzalez appears to be rising and they have the prospects required to meet Billy Beane’s high demands.

WFAN–11/22/2011

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Hartnett: CC Sabathia Proves Once Again He’s ‘The Anti A-Rod’

By agreeing to an extension without opting out, CC Sabathia again demonstrated why he’ll be remembered as a beloved Yankee and not a mercenary — like Alex Rodriguez.

WFAN–11/01/2011