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Pitcher Goes From Street Gang To New York Yankees

The New York Yankees have signed 19-year-old Leonel Vinas to a minor league contract. The right-hander from Long Island was the ace of Hank’s Yanks, a team sponsored by Hank Steinbrenner, co-chairman of the Yankees.


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Mystery Team In On Lee; Decision ‘Early This Week’

The New York Yankees and Texas Rangers are waiting for a decision on which offer Cliff Lee will accept. They are the two known bidders for the $100 million-plus pitcher, although according to WFAN’s Jon Heyman, there may a “mystery team” in the mix.


Cliff Lee

Steinbrenner Looks To Pettitte When Evaluating Risk Of Lee Offer

Looking at how well Andy pitched up until this year and so forth, and he’s a lefty, the same kind of pitcher as Andy, I don’t really see a problem


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No Deal For Lee…Yet

The Cliff Lee sweepstakes continue to heat up. WFAN’s Jon Heyman reports the Yankees will make a “very strong” six-year offer on Wednesday.


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Sweeny Says: Derek Disillusioned

Every marriage has a few bumps in the road, a few arguments that turn a little more heated than you hoped they would. Welcome to Derek Jeter and the Yankees, married since 1992.


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Yankees Await Agent’s OK To Make Lee Offer

After meeting with Cliff Lee’s agent at the winter meetings, Yankees general manager Brian Cashman is awaiting a go-ahead from Darek Braunecker to make a contract offer.


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Schmeelk’s Stance: Detailing Derek’s Deal

The Yankees have found many critics for the way they handled their contract negotiations with Derek Jeter. If the final resolution proves anything, it’s that those critics were way off base.


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Rivera & Yanks Close At $30M

Mariano Rivera and the Yankees are close to an agreement on a two-year contract for about $30 million.


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Yankees, Jeter Await Next Step

With Yankees co-chairman Hank Steinbrenner expressing confidence the sides will work out an agreement, Derek Jeter and his longtime team awaited each other’s next move.


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Keidel: Jeter Meter

Fans and media are strapped in courtside, watching the verbal volley between Derek Jeter and the Yankees. And like all things New York, it is essential to take sides, even if both sides are at fault.


Derek Jeter

Hank & Hal ‘Confident’ Jeter Will Re-Sign

Hank Steinbrenner thinks Derek Jeter and the New York Yankees will agree to a new contract.


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Steinbrenner: Yankees ‘Made Guys Very, Very Rich’

Hank Steinbrenner has a message as the New York Yankees negotiate to re-sign Derek Jeter and Mariano Rivera.


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Hot Topic: November 24

The Derek Jeter contract saga continues on Wednesday morning. This time it was Hank Steinbrenner doing the talking.


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Lou Piniella Invited To Yankees Old-Timers’ Day

Piniella was at a New York Yankees’ fantasy camp on Thursday and spent about 30 minutes talking with team co-chairman Hank Steinbrenner.


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ALCS Vs. Yankees Could Play Big Role In Lee’s Future

Whichever team wins the American League championship series could get more than a trip to the World Series. They also could have the inside track on signing Cliff Lee.