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2012/2013 New York Yankees Off-Season Thread

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  • Originally posted by Biggtone23 View Post
    Kuroda signs a one year $15 million deal to stay with the Yankees.
    Very good news. Now to see what Andy decides. If Andy does return do they package Hughes for an OF?

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    • Originally posted by Biggtone23 View Post
      Kuroda signs a one year $15 million deal to stay with the Yankees.
      Wow that's a pleasant surprise as I thought someone here posted that he wanted to pitch in the West Coast as he will be that much closer to his kids in Japan.

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      • Originally posted by clipper View Post
        I feel we would do better with Cervelli than Martin as a starter
        LOL

        In 500+ AAA plate appearances Cervelli has a .248/.334/.323 line




        Originally posted by dominik View Post
        why are you writing off pineda? there were a lot of pitchers who were injured and came back strong. he does have good stuff and if he stays healthy and commands the ball he can be a good pitcher.
        Tommy John surgery is a lot different than repairing a torn labrum

        http://www.slate.com/articles/sports...illed_him.html

        http://mlb.sbnation.com/2012/4/25/29...w-york-yankees
        But Pineda has one of the few injuries in baseball that doesn't have a great history of recovery, nor does it have an exact timetable to follow. The shoulder is still a pitcher's worst nightmare

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        • Originally posted by NJYankeeFan View Post
          Very good news. Now to see what Andy decides. If Andy does return do they package Hughes for an OF?
          Most likely they would package Nova.

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          • Originally posted by Biggtone23 View Post
            Kuroda signs a one year $15 million deal to stay with the Yankees.
            WOW. This is great news. This was the one guy I wanted back. Like Brian said: we were lucky to get him and waht he did and are lucky to have him this year. I am sure some teams offered him 2 years but did not see this coming. (As for Nova: it will depend on Andy. I really don't know what happened at the end of last season. He looked so good until then.)

            (OK Crevelli is a back up but I like his helmit - it's looks like Spaceballs (great movie) I still don't want Martin back. Yes he has more HRs so does Grandy we need hits.)

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            • Originally posted by NJYankeeFan View Post
              I would not bet on him continuing to bring that. He is a very good player but will he stay a good player once he loses a step. He is also going to be expensive and the Yanks are looking to cut back. Cheaper to move Gardner to CF, Grandy to RF and get a LF.
              Yeah, Ichiro. You don't believe me that he will get 200 hits, do you? Come on, I didn't let you down on Andy and Jeter, I told you they would have strong years. Trust me on this one. You know how football guys always have one definite pick? Well this is mine.
              Last edited by White Knight; 11-21-2012, 09:35 AM.
              Lou Gehrig is the Truest Yankee of them all!

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              • Originally posted by White Knight View Post
                Yeah, Ichiro. You don't believe me that he will get 200 hits, do you? Come on, I didn't let you down on Andy and Jeter, I told you they would have strong years. Trust me on this one. You know how football guys always have one definitive pick? Well this is mine.
                That would be awesome if he does, I hope you are right on this one too.

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                • Originally posted by Joltin' Joe View Post
                  That would be awesome if he does, I hope you are right on this one too.
                  Well sadly it probably won't make a difference, because I don't think he's coming back with the Yanks.
                  Lou Gehrig is the Truest Yankee of them all!

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                  • Originally posted by White Knight View Post
                    Yeah, Ichiro. You don't believe me that he will get 200 hits, do you? Come on, I didn't let you down on Andy and Jeter, I told you they would have strong years. Trust me on this one. You know how football guys always have one definite pick? Well this is mine.
                    Yes, Andy pitched well, but he won a total of 5 games last year and was injured for most of the season. Try not to pull a muscle patting yourself on the back for that one :-)
                    My top 10 players:

                    1. Babe Ruth
                    2. Barry Bonds
                    3. Ty Cobb
                    4. Ted Williams
                    5. Willie Mays
                    6. Alex Rodriguez
                    7. Hank Aaron
                    8. Honus Wagner
                    9. Lou Gehrig
                    10. Mickey Mantle

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                    • Originally posted by White Knight View Post
                      Well sadly it probably won't make a difference, because I don't think he's coming back with the Yanks.
                      Where do you think he will play? He said he was not playing in the WBC 2013 but I haven't heard much otherwise.

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                      • Originally posted by quagmire View Post
                        Most likely they would package Nova.
                        For 2013 that would make sense but Hughes is a free agent after next season. In 2014 it makes more sense to keep Nova.

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                        • Originally posted by Joltin' Joe View Post
                          Where do you think he will play? He said he was not playing in the WBC 2013 but I haven't heard much otherwise.
                          That is a sign he wants to play for the Yanks. They are not fans of the wbc

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                          • Originally posted by Joltin' Joe View Post
                            Where do you think he will play? He said he was not playing in the WBC 2013 but I haven't heard much otherwise.
                            Well, I think he wants to play for the Yanks, but I don't think they want him back. They haven't shown any interest, and instead were looking at inferior outfielders.
                            Lou Gehrig is the Truest Yankee of them all!

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                            • Originally posted by NJYankeeFan View Post
                              That is a sign he wants to play for the Yanks. They are not fans of the wbc

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                              Yeah, but just like relationships, it takes two to tango.
                              Lou Gehrig is the Truest Yankee of them all!

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                              • Originally posted by White Knight View Post
                                Yeah, but just like relationships, it takes two to tango.
                                Good. He is a bad fit to replace Swish with Gardner in the other corner. A right handed power hitter is the ideal fit.

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