Dan Johnson

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Yankees Sign First Baseman Lyle Overbay To Minor League Deal

The Yankees signed first baseman Lyle Overbay to a minor league contract on Tuesday. He was released hours earlier by the American League East-rival Red Sox.

03/26/2013

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Kallet: Mets, Yankees’ Active Rosters Will Be Neck-And-Neck On Opening Day

It’s a question that seemed unthinkable during the winter months and at the start of spring training: which team will have more talent on April 1?

03/26/2013

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Nova Feels He’s Ready For The Rotation, Yankees Beat Pirates

Ivan Nova feels he’s ready for the Yankees rotation after earning a victory over the Pirates on Sunday.

03/17/2013

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Cashman Reaches Out To Derrek Lee, Says Chipper Would Be ‘Perfect’ For Yankees

New York has approached Derrek Lee about coming out of retirement and resurrecting his career in the Bronx. Lee last played in the big leagues in 2011, playing 85 games for the Orioles and 28 games for the Pirates.

03/11/2013

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Yankees’ Mark Teixeira To Miss 8 To 10 Weeks With Strained Right Wrist Tendon

Mark Teixeira is going to be out until at least early May with a strained right wrist tendon, the latest major injury setback for the New York Yankees.

03/06/2013

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Yankees GM Brian Cashman ‘Worried, Concerned’ About Mark Teixeira

“I’m obviously worried about it, because wrists are very unpredictable,” Cashman said. “Even if you can get a positive diagnosis back — which, of course, I’m going to hope for — that still doesn’t mean we’re out of the woods.”

03/06/2013

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Yankees Sign Dan Johnson To Minor League Deal

The Yankees have signed infielder Dan Johnson to a minor league deal with an invitation to spring training, according to WFAN’s Sweeny Murti.

01/24/2013

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Hughes Throws 2 Bad Pitches, Yankees Back In 2nd

Dan Johnson hit a pair of two-run homers Wednesday night, leading the Tampa Bay Rays to a 4-3 victory over the New York Yankees and back into first place in the AL East.

WFAN–09/15/2010