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MLB Rumors – New York Yankees, Aroldis Chapman, Make the Chicago Cubs Even Stronger

Posted on 26 Jul, 2016, by in MLB

The New York Yankees didn’t really compromise anything by trading away Aroldis Chapman, in return getting four players. But what they did do is turn the Chicago Cubs into an even more difficult team to beat, and they already have the best record in the majors. More

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MLB Rumors – Yankees & Cubs Working on Aroldis Chapman Trade

Posted on 25 Jul, 2016, by in MLB

The rankings of likely landing spot for Aroldis Chapman before the trade deadline keep changing. Right now, the favorites to land him seem to be the Chicago Cubs, offering Gleyber Torres, a shortstop prospect. More

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MLB Rumors – Nationals, Giants, Cubs & Indians Working on an Aroldis Chapman Trade

Posted on 24 Jul, 2016, by in MLB

The New York Yankees are getting closer to trading reliever Aroldis Chapman, with the Washington Nationals looking like the favorites to land the hard throwing closer. The Cleveland Indians, Chicago Cubs and San Francisco Giants are also interested, but trailing in the race. More

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MLB Rumors – Miami Marlins Buying, New York Yankees Selling as Trade Deadline Approaches

Posted on 17 Jul, 2016, by in MLB

For those used to the New York Yankees battling for pennants and division titles, while the Miami Marlins are often stuck in rebuilding purgatory, the current state of affairs, with the Yankees thinking which players to offload before the deadline, while the Marlins are out there trying to find a trade that makes them better, can be a little bit confusing. More

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MLB Rumors – Giants, Rangers, Nationals & Cubs All Looking for Bullpen Help

Posted on 11 Jul, 2016, by in MLB

The heating up period before the trade deadline is all about pitchers, starting and relievers. It seems the Chicago Cubs, Washington Nationals, Texas Rangers and San Francisco Giants are all about finding someone to help in their bullpen. More

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MLB Rumors – Red Sox, Cubs, Dodgers, Nationals & Rangers Interested in Signing Aroldis Chapman

Posted on 29 Jun, 2016, by in MLB

With their season going, well, nowhere, the New York Yankees are likely to break up their ultra successful bullpen trio, with Aroldis Chapman as the most likely player to be traded. If he’ll indeed be on the trading block, the Boston Red Sox, Chicago Cubs, Los Angeles Dodgers, Washington Nationals and Texas Rangers are likely to be interested. More

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MLB Rumors – Chicago Cubs & New York Yankees Working on Bullpen Trade

Posted on 13 Jun, 2016, by in MLB

The Chicago Cubs don’t have a lot of weaknesses, but their bullpen could use some upgrading. The New York Yankees aren’t going through a very good season, but at least their relief pitchers are holding their end of the bargain. More

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MLB Rumors – Yankees, Dodgers & Rockies Waiting for Domestic Violence Punishments

Posted on 21 Feb, 2016, by in MLB

One cloud of doubt and worry hovering over a few team’s heads is the pending suspension due to alleged domestic violence. This is true in regards to the New York Yankees with Aroldis Chapman, the Los Angeles Dodgers with Yasiel Puig and Jose Reyes on the Colorado Rockies. More

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MLB Rumors – New York Yankees Setting Up Their Bullpen Order

Posted on 12 Jan, 2016, by in MLB

As expected, adding Aroldis Chapman to the bullpen will make him the closer for the New York Yankees, their third in three years, demoting Dellin Betances and Andrew Miller to do the setup work. More

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MLB Rumors: New York Yankees Create a Scary-Looking Bullpen

Posted on 29 Dec, 2015, by in MLB

The Cincinnati Reds get rid of another player in their massive rebuilding movement which is about trading every player worth anything and getting paid a little bit of money. The New York Yankees were there to help, taking in Aroldis Chapman, while sending four minor league players in return. More