Damaso Marte

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Yankees Decline Damaso Marte’s $4M Option

The Yankees have declined a $4 million option on Damaso Marte, making the injured left-hander eligible for free agency.

10/19/2011

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Yankees’ Mark Prior Scratched From Rehab Start With Shoulder Discomfort

Yankees right-hander Mark Prior has struggled with shoulder injuries and his last major league appearance came in August 2006. The 30-year-old went 18-6 with a 2.43 ERA in 30 starts for the NL Central champion Chicago Cubs in 2003.

WFAN–08/24/2011

Alex Rodriguez

A-Rod Upbeat As He Nears Return To Yankees

Alex Rodriguez began running the bases in his workout today, a key step in his rehab process. Pedro Felicinao, Ramiro Pena, Damaso Marte and Mark Prior have all also made strides forward.

WFAN–08/09/2011

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Yankees’ Derek Jeter Resumes Onfield Work After Strained Calf Injury

The Yankees’ captain threw for the first time Tuesday, including long toss, since going on the 15-day disabled list last week because of a strained right calf.

WFAN–06/21/2011

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Phil Hughes Ready For Minor League Start

The right-hander, out since April 15 because of inflammation in his right shoulder, is scheduled to throw around 65 pitches Sunday for Class-A Staten Island.

WFAN–06/18/2011

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Girardi: Yankees Could Use Both Gardner, Jeter At Leadoff

Joe Girardi has added another dimension to his leadoff-hitter experiment. The Yankees manager on Tuesday didn’t rule out using both Derek Jeter and Brett Gardner in the leadoff spot, depending on the opposing pitcher.

WFAN–03/23/2011

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Damaso Marte Has Shoulder Surgery

Yankees reliever Damaso Marte has had surgery on his pitching shoulder and expects to be sidelined until late next season.

WFAN–10/24/2010

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Yankees Relievers Marte, Aceves Not Expected Back

New York manager Joe Girardi said Wednesday he thinks both pitchers will miss the rest of the year.

WFAN–09/08/2010

Joba Chamberlain

Green Lantern: Yankees ‘Pen Needs Transplant STAT

There are millions of Yankees fans eyeing the waters below the tri-state area bridges because GM Brian Cashman has yet to pull off a significant trade for a starting pitcher. Frankly, that has to stop.

CBS New York–07/26/2010

Joba Chamberlain

Green Lantern: Yankees 'Pen Needs Transplant STAT

There are millions of Yankees fans eyeing the waters below the tri-state area bridges because GM Brian Cashman has yet to pull off a significant trade for a starting pitcher. Frankly, that has to stop.

CBS New York–07/26/2010