Jesus Montero

Michael Pineda

Yankees Awake From Offseason Slumber, Acquire Pitchers Pineda, Kuroda

The Yankees’ rotation just got nastier. New York acquired stud right-hander Michael Pineda in a trade with the Seattle Mariners and signed veteran right-hander Hiroki Kuroda on Friday night.

WFAN–01/13/2012

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Hartnett: New Year, Same Yankees Not Necessarily A Bad Thing

Some Yankees fans have expressed outrage, but Brian Cashman has kept the organization’s best interests at heart by waiting for the right deal.

WFAN–01/05/2012

A-Rod (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images), Pujols (credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Yankees Can Compete With Rebuilt Angels

Despite the big-name signings of Albert Pujols and C.J. Wilson, the Los Angeles Angels haven’t distanced themselves from the 2012 Yankees.

WFAN–12/08/2011

Yankees General manager Brian Cashman (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Keefe To The City: State Of The Yankees, Winter Meetings Edition

With the offseason in full swing, it only made sense to have another epic email discussion between Neil Keefe and Sweeny Murti.

WFAN–12/08/2011

Mason-Williams

Sweeny: Meet Yankees Phenom Mason Williams

If you consider Montero a part of the major league roster, we have to find the next great prospect in the Yankee farm system, the next great player whose name you will hear a thousand times before you ever see him play. Meet Mason Williams.

12/01/2011

Brian Cashman (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Why The Yankees’ Search For An Elite Starter Has Stalled

Brian Cashman is willing to play the waiting game when it comes to acquiring a talented starter — and will not let the market force him into overpaying.

WFAN–11/28/2011

Starting pitcher Gio Gonzalez #47 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on September 28, 2011 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Yankees Can Meet Oakland’s Price For Gio Gonzalez

The Yankees interest in Oakland Athletics’ All-Star lefty Gio Gonzalez appears to be rising and they have the prospects required to meet Billy Beane’s high demands.

WFAN–11/22/2011

Mike Francesa (credit: Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images), Joe Girardi (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Francesa And Girardi, Talkin’ Yankees

Joe Girardi spent part of his Thursday afternoon with Mike Francesa at the WFAN studios in lower Manhattan. Check out some of the more interesting nuggets…

WFAN–11/18/2011

Brian Cashman

Cashman: Too Early To Determine Off-Season Plan

Yankees’ GM Brian Cashman revealed that it’s too early to determine whether the Bombers will go after a big-name starting pitcher or if a big trade is the works.

WFAN–11/09/2011

Brian Cashman, A.J. Burnett (credit: Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Cashman: ‘If He’s With Us,’ A.J. Burnett In Rotation

Yankees GM Brian Cashman said all the right things in a conference call following his new three-year deal. Then, regarding embattled starter A.J. Burnett, he slipped.

WFAN–11/02/2011

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Hartnett: Why The Yankees Should Steer Clear Of David Ortiz

The Yankees are better off without the services of free agent slugger David Ortiz. A mix of controversy, age and lineup inflexibility are reasons why he shouldn’t don pinstripes.

WFAN–10/13/2011

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Girardi On WFAN: Yankees Rotation Main Area Of Concern

Five days after the season ended too soon for an organization determined to win the World Series every year, Girardi cited “luck” 10 times as one of the reasons the offense repeatedly failed to get big hits from sluggers Alex Rodriguez, Mark Teixeira and Nick Swisher.

10/11/2011

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Yankees Release ALDS Roster; Tigers Take 5 Starters Into Series

The Yankees will go with three starters for their American League Division Series matchup against Detroit. As for the Tigers? They put five starting pitchers on the roster.

WFAN–09/30/2011

Tampa Bay Rays v New York Yankees - Game One

Keefe To The City: Postseason Planning For The Yankees

The end of the regular season means it’s time for the postseason, but it also means the end of baseball every single day and it means we are drawing closer to another season of Neil’s epic email discussions with Sweeny Murti being in the books.

WFAN–09/27/2011

Yankees Jorge Posada

Hartnett: Does Jorge Posada Deserve To Make Yankees’ Playoff Roster?

Jorge Posada has been through a difficult year in what is likely his final season as a Yankee but has he made a strong enough case to be named on Joe Girardi’s playoff roster?

WFAN–09/22/2011

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