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2019 Yankees prospects: No. 12 Nick Nelson

2019 Yankees prospects: No. 12 Nick Nelson

Continuing The Times-Tribune’s annual countdown of the top 15 Yankees prospects. I rank 20 prospects, Donnie Collins ranks 20 prospects, and then we average them together. The list takes into account ETA for the big leagues. You’re going to find some guys who might...

2019 Yankees prospects: No. 13 Garrett Whitlock

2019 Yankees prospects: No. 13 Garrett Whitlock

Continuing The Times-Tribune’s annual countdown of the top 15 Yankees prospects. I rank 20 prospects, Donnie Collins ranks 20 prospects, and then we average them together. The list takes into account ETA for the big leagues. You’re going to find some guys who might...

2019 Yankees prospects: No. 14 Stephen Tarpley

2019 Yankees prospects: No. 14 Stephen Tarpley

Continuing The Times-Tribune’s annual countdown of the top 15 Yankees prospects. I rank 20 prospects, Donnie Collins ranks 20 prospects, and then we average them together. The list takes into account ETA for the big leagues. You’re going to find some guys who might...

2019 Yankees prospects: No. 15 Phillip Diehl

2019 Yankees prospects: No. 15 Phillip Diehl

Today begins The Times-Tribune’s annual countdown of the top 15 Yankees prospects. A little refresher for how we do things: I rank 20 prospects, Donnie Collins ranks 20 prospects, and then we average them together. The list takes into account ETA for the big leagues....

A Monday in Cooperstown

A Monday in Cooperstown

When you don't have Regular Person Weekends off, you take random day trips on Mondays. Today, my dad and I went to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown for the first time in at least a decade. If you've never been, it's well worth the trip to the little...

Who’s coming to spring training

Who’s coming to spring training

Pitchers and catchers report in less than two weeks, so the Yankees started February by announcing which nonroster players would be getting invites. Twenty-one players -- 10 pitchers and 11 position players -- will join the 40-man guys in camp, and many of the names...

2018: The Year in RailRiders

2018: The Year in RailRiders

January 31 - Bobby Mitchell takes over One of the perks of Bobby Mitchell’s last job was telling players they were being promoted to the RailRiders. On Wednesday, Mitchell officially got the same call. The former Double-A Trenton Thunder manager will take the same...

Sheffield ready to take on new role

Sheffield ready to take on new role

Justus Sheffield got a call on his day off Monday. The RailRiders talented young southpaw wouldn’t be making his scheduled start Tuesday at Buffalo. He was moving to the bullpen instead -- orders from New York and a Yankees team that is trying to figure out how he’ll...

King on the hill

King on the hill

A couple things on Michael King's resume stood out before RailRiders fans got their first look at him Sunday. He gets ground balls, he's a quick mover and he's put up some of the best numbers in the Yankees organization this season. At High-A Tampa: 1.79 ERA in 40.1...