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David Robertson (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Report: Yankees Expected To Extend David Robertson A Qualifying Offer

No player in MLB history has ever accepted a qualifying offer, though there is a possibility that Robertson will become the first to do so.

5 hours ago

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9 Notable MLB Free Agents To Keep Tabs On

With the offseason officially upon us, we say goodbye to the 2014 teams that we loved and hated and to the players on those rosters. I say this because the free agency period begins on Tuesday and there are many, many big-time players and MVP caliber athletes who can make an impact wherever they sign and cause chaos to the team they leave.

10 hours ago

David Robertson (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

David Robertson: Nick Saban Is A Better Leader Than Joe Girardi

“This is nothing against Joe Girardi, but I’m going to have to give it to Nick Saban because he’s got three national championships with Alabama.”

10/03/2014

Derek Jeter celebrates with his team after a game-winning RBI hit in the ninth inning against the Baltimore Orioles in his last game ever at Yankee Stadium on September 25, 2014. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

2 Perfect: Derek Jeter Bids Goodbye To Bronx In Signature Fashion

The perfect script. Jeter capped his Yankee Stadium farewell with the game-winner in the bottom of the ninth, the latest — and perhaps last — storybook moment of his career.

09/26/2014

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees scores in front of catcher Ryan Hanigan #24 of the Tampa Bay Rays on a sacrifice fly by Brett Gardner in the sixth inning of a game on September 17, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Jeter Ends Long Skid, Yankees Beat Rays 3-2

Derek Jeter ended an 0-for-28 slump that was the second-worst of his career, and the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-2 Wednesday night.

09/18/2014

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Yankees’ Playoff Hopes Fading Fast With 14 Games Left

It didn’t matter that David Robertson had already pitched two days in a row. The Yankees desperately needed to preserve a ninth-inning lead, and their closer insisted he was capable.

09/15/2014

Derek Jeter (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Make No Mistake, The Yankees’ Once-Mighty Empire Is Crumbling

With 44 games remaining, the Yankees do not possess the fear-inducing aura of Bronx Bombers teams of recent vintage. And unless the front office changes its philosophy, it’s only going to get worse.

08/13/2014

Second baseman Brian Roberts #14 of the New York Yankees dives for but cannot catch a single hit by Adam Eaton #1 of the Chicago White Sox during the first inning at U.S. Cellular Field on May 23, 2014 in Chicago.  (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Robertson Gives Up 2-Run Homer, White Sox Beat Yankees 6-5

Adam Dunn hit a two-run homer off David Robertson in the ninth inning, and the Chicago White Sox beat the New York Yankees 6-5 on Friday night.

05/24/2014

The Yankees’ Derek Jeter, left, forces out the Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo during the seventh inning on May 21, 2014, at Wrigley Field in Chicago. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Yankees Escape Wrigley With Split, Outlast Cubs In 13 Innings

Brendan Ryan scored on a wild pitch before John Ryan Murphy capped a two-run 13th inning with an RBI single, and the New York Yankees beat the Cubs 4-2 Wednesday.

05/22/2014

Joe Girardi takes Yankees pitcher Ivan Nova off the mound during the fifth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays on April 19, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Yankees Say Surgery Has Been Recommended For Injured Starter Nova

The latest reports are in on Ivan Nova and they are not good.

04/22/2014

Mark Teixeira (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Getting Close: Yankees’ Teixeira Plays In 2nd Extended Spring Game

Teixeira played five innings of defense in Friday’s intrasquad game at the Yankees’ minor-league complex. He says he is ready to return Sunday, the first day he is eligible to be activated from the 15-day disabled list.

04/18/2014

Cesar Cabral (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

With Robertson On DL, Yankees Call Up Lefty Reliever Cesar Cabral

The 25-year-old Cabral made his major-league debut last year with the Yankees, pitching 3 2/3 innings. He had a 0.00 ERA in 9 1/3 innings during spring training this year.

04/08/2014

David Robertson (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Yankees Closer David Robertson Placed On DL With Strained Groin

Robertson had an MRI earlier in the day that revealed the injury. He has posted two saves this season and has allowed one hit in three scoreless innings.

04/07/2014

Derek Jeter (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images), CC Sabathia (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images), Mark Teixeira (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Sweeny’s Opening Day Thoughts: Yankees’ Season Hinges On Jeter, CC, Teixeira

If all three don’t have bounce-back years it won’t matter what the new guys do. Consider these three guys the core for 2014.

04/01/2014

Derek Jeter (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images), Juan Lagares (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Palladino: Uncertainty Abounds For Mets, Yankees As Season Opens

Until they start throwing around the old hardball for real, everybody’s even despite the obvious baggage the Mets bring against the Nationals on Monday or the improvements the Yanks take to Houston on Tuesday.

03/31/2014

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