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For $2.8M, Gardner avoids arbitration with Yanks

For $2.8M, Gardner avoids arbitration with Yanks

CNNSI.com ESPN.com MLB.com Updated Dec 7, 2012
NEW YORK (AP) -- Speedy outfielder Brett Gardner and the New York Yankees have agreed to a $2.85 million, one-year contract that avoids salary arbitration.
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  • Reliever Montgomery on the rise in Yanks' system

    Reliever Montgomery on the rise in Yanks' system

    MLB.com Dec 7, 2012
    Remember the name Mark Montgomery. Many have not yet heard of the Yankees' pitching prospect. I believe the 22-year-old right-handed reliever will soon become a household name.
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  • Jay Jaffe: Winners and losers from the Winter Meetings

    Jay Jaffe: Winners and losers from the Winter Meetings

    CNNSI.com Dec 7, 2012
    While there were no blockbuster trades or nine-figure deals handed out at the Winter Meetings in Nashville, there were several clear winners and losers this week, explains Jay Jaffe.
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  • Yankees 'budgetary constraints' surprise YES Network, as Bob Kl…

    Yankees 'budgetary constraints' surprise YES Network, as Bob Klapisch says: 'George [Steinbrenner] would have bought his way out

    nydailynews.com Dec 7, 2012
    Even on the Yankees Entertainment & Sports Network, they were scratching their heads. The other night on YES’ hot stove show, the subject was what politely is called “budgetary constraints.”
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  • Video - Where Will Zack Greinke Go? 02:08

    Where Will Zack Greinke Go?

    Dec 7
    Tim Kurkjian discusses the teams interested in Zack Greinke as well as the Yankees' offseason plans.

Sports Columnists

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    Dec 7
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  • The Sports Guy talks NBA leadership with Bill Russell, plus Week 14 picks

    Dec 7
    Thoughts on Bill Russell, Kobe Bryant, and the different paths to immortality.