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Phil Hughes, Michael Kay have Joey Gallo Twitter spat

Michael Kay didn’t mince words following Joey Gallo’s unceremonious departure from the Bronx — though one former Yankee who came to the struggling outfielder’s defense. Shortly after Tuesday’s MLB trade deadline had passed, Kay denounced Gallo for seemingly playing the victim in his final week as a Yankee. The 28-year-old slugger shed light on the …

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Yankees’ flurry of trades at deadline leaves rotation thin

Just over a week ago, the Yankees were well stocked with starting pitching depth. After a flurry of trades ahead of the deadline this past Tuesday, though, that depth is more tenuous as the Yankees head into the final two months of the season. In addition to Surprisingly trading away Jordan Montgomery for injured outfielder …

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Harrison Bader has big Yankees plans after ‘tough year’ with Cardinals

Harrison Bader arrived at the Yankees clubhouse Wednesday morning in a walking boot but with the confidence he can still make an impact for his hometown team this season. The Gold Glove center fielder, who was acquired from the Cardinals for Jordan Montgomery before Tuesday’s trade deadline, has been in the boot for a week …

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Why Yankees traded Jordan Montgomery to Cardinals for Harrison Bader

A day after trading for Frankie Montas To bolster their rotation, the Yankees subtracted one of their most consistent starters just before the trade deadline. The Yankees sent lefty Jordan Montgomery to the Cardinals on Tuesday in exchange for outfielder Harrison Bader and a player to be named later or cash considerations. Bader is currently …

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Frankie Montas celebrated wife’s birthday before Yankees trade

Frankie Montas has a lot to celebrate this week. The right-handed starter gushed over his wife Nicholette Montas on her birthday Monday — hours before the Athletics traded him and righty reliever Lou Trivino to the Yankees ahead of the Tuesday trade deadline. “Happy birthday to the most beautiful, strong, loving woman I ever meet …

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Yankees acquire Scott Effross from Cubs to help reeling bullpen

With their bullpen weakened by the loss of Chad Green and Michael King — as well as the recent struggles of Clay Holmes — the Yankees added another reliever on Monday, acquiring the right-handed Scott Effross from the Cubs. The trade came at a cost, with the highly-regarded right-hander, Hayden Wesneski, heading to Chicago. Effross …

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Yankees’ Bernie Williams faced a similar free-agency situation as Aaron Judge

Amid Aaron Judge’s legendary season and murky future in New York, a Yankees legend who once stood in similar shoes offered his two cents. Moments before the 74th Yankees Old-Timers’ Day ceremony Saturday afternoon — the Old-Timers’ Game was canceled due to injuries and vaccination statuses, the Yankees said — Bernie Williams conversed with fellow …

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What Andrew Benintendi did with ex-Royals mates after trade

Andrew Benintendi Changed teams, but he didn’t switch hotels. As of Friday, he still was staying with the Royals, and the outfielder hung out with his suddenly former teammates after his new club, the Yankees, beat them Thursday. The scene was never stranger than in the immediate moments after the baseball world learned Benintendi had …

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