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The Yankees’ Robinson Cano blasts a double off of the right field wall during the third inning against the Red Sox on Sept. 5, 2013. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

AP: Yankees Have About $80 Million To Work With To Stay Under Luxury Tax

Derek Jeter’s new contract has increased the Yankees’ luxury tax payroll to $97.71 million for seven signed players next year.

11/05/2013

Derek Jeter (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Keidel: No. 2 Looking Out For No. 1

Despite what the mythmakers and propagandists, and you, the Jeter Zombie assert, Derek does not, never has, and never will…

11/02/2013

Derek Jeter (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Yankees Sign Captain Derek Jeter To 1-Year, $12 Million Contract

In a sign of confidence that Derek Jeter will return to shortstop next season, the New York Yankees agreed Friday to a $12 million, one-year contract with their captain.

11/01/2013

Manager John Farrell #53 and general manager Ben Cherington of the Boston Red Sox stand on stage following a 6-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 6 of the 2013 World Series at Fenway Park.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Silverman: Bearded BoSox Provide Cashman With Roadmap For Future

The Yankees need hard-working, healthy bodies; players who can get on base, field their positions and run the bases. That’s what it will take to get this team back in contention, along with help on the pitching front.

11/01/2013

Joe Girardi (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Palladino: Girardi Brings Comfort Level Transitioning Yankees Need Right Now

Re-signing Joe Girardi to a four-year, $16 million deal was absolutely the right thing to do, even after a non-playoff season. With so many holes to fill during the winter, all the Yanks needed was instability at the top.

10/11/2013

Hal Steinbrenner. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Keidel: Hal Is Not His Father, And The Yankees May Pay Dearly For It

Saddled with the twin burdens of bulging expectations and a newfound frugality, Hal Steinbrenner is at a crossroads. His next few moves could decide the next decade for the New York Yankees.

10/10/2013

Yankees manager Joe Girardi. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Joe Girardi Returning To Yankees With New 4-Year, $16 Million Contract

Girardi was reportedly interested in exploring the Chicago Cubs’ opening, but Yankees brass made it clear they wanted a speedy resolution.

10/09/2013

Joe Girardi (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Steinbrenner On WFAN: Girardi Resolution ‘Needs To Be Done Quickly’

“I talked to Joe on two different occasions,” Steinbrenner said. “I made it clear to him that we do want him back. My family thinks he did a great job this season given everything that happened. We’re gonna try to work something out.”

10/08/2013

Robinson Cano reacts as he leaves the infield. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Report: Robinson Cano To Look For 10-Year, $300M Deal In Offseason

There’s no question that the Yankees would love to bring the five-time All-Star back, but it all comes down to how much money he will command. It could get out of hand, even for the Yankees.

09/26/2013

Hal Steinbrenner (Photo by Jason Szenes/Getty Images), Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Yankees Owner Hal Steinbrenner On Alex Rodriguez: ‘We Need Him’

“Look, as I told him when I talked to him in Tampa, we need him,” Steinbrenner said. “We do. That’s just obvious. We’ve still got our injuries, and my hope is that he comes back and continues to improve and stay healthy.”

08/14/2013

Buck Showalter (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Showalter: If Yanks Don’t Have To Pay A-Rod, Matt Wieters Will Be A Yankee

“If (Commissioner) Bud (Selig) lets them get away with that, they’re under the luxury tax,” Showalter told USA Today Sports. “If they can reset, they can spend again and I guarantee you in two years Matt Wieters is in New York.”

08/01/2013

Alex Rodriguez (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Report: A-Rod Tells Yankees’ Brass That He Might Not Return — Ever

A source told the New York Times that the polarizing three-time American League MVP told both Cashman and team president Randy Levine that he’s not sure if he’ll be able to return to the field in 2013 — or ever, for that matter.

06/28/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Keidel: Will It Ever Change? Drama Always Surrounds A-Rod

You could see Cashman’s anger rising like a thermometer over the last few years. He was ardently opposed to giving A-Rod a new contract of any kind in ’07, much less the mammoth extension bestowed upon perhaps the most polarizing player on Earth.

06/26/2013

Phil Hughes (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Keidel: Are The New-Age Yankees A First Or Last-Place Club?

The good news is that the Yankees are just 3 1/2 games out of first place. The troubling news is that they’re just four games out of last.

06/20/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Palladino: A-Rod’s Disappointing Yanks Career Goes Beyond Massive Contract

Steinbrenner can repeat “innocent until proven guilty” all he wants as far as the current investigation goes. If nothing else, A-Rod suffers from guilt by association.

06/05/2013

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