Andrew Brackman

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Yankees Release Pitcher Andrew Brackman

Pitcher Andrew Brackman has been released by the New York Yankees, four years after signing a contract for a $3.35 million bonus.


New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi attends spring training baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates, Tuesday, Mar. 1, 2011, in Bradenton, Fla. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Pirates Beat Yankees 2-0 In Hughes’ Spring Debut

Phil Hughes threw three changeups Tuesday in two innings of New York’s 2-0 loss against the Pirates, but facing only six batters, he couldn’t throw too many of any one kind.


New York Yankees Spring Training Workout Session

Sweeny Says: Let The Games Begin

There are some burning questions around the Yankees, but the only one that’s sure to be answered during the next five weeks is who the Yankees 4th an 5th starters will be.


New York Yankees pitcher A.J. Burnett throws the ball in the outfield during baseball spring training Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2011, at Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

Sweeny Says: Burnett Is Key For Yankees

The key to the whole Yankee rotation is Allan James Burnett. And he realizes it, too.


Yankees DH Lance Berkman

Yankees Decline Options On Berkman, Wood & Johnson

The Yankees declined 2011 options on first baseman-designated hitter Lance Berkman, reliever Kerry Wood and oft-injured first baseman Nick Johnson, and exercised their option on pitching prospect Andrew Brackman.


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RHP Brackman Recalled By Yankees

The New York Yankees have recalled 6-foot-10 pitcher Andrew Brackman from the minors.