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Stay in the know with insight, breaking news and other RailRiders nuggets from Times-Tribune beat writer Shane Hennigan. He’ll check in regularly with transactions, game-day information and more than a few opinions.

RailRiders 2017 Preliminary Roster

RailRiders 2017 Preliminary Roster

BY SHANE HENNIGAN STAFF WRITER While nothing is official until Thursday, many familiar faces appear headed back to the RailRiders. The team released its preliminary 25-man roster, which was first reported by The Times-Tribune, on Monday afternoon. Seventeen of the...

2017 Yankees Top Prospects: No. 1 Gleyber Torres

2017 Yankees Top Prospects: No. 1 Gleyber Torres

(He's been in the organization for less than a year but Yankees fans are already envisioning the day when Gleyber Torres dons the pinstripes. Could that day come in 2017? Mark J. Rebilas / USA TODAY Sports) The day has arrived. After two weeks, our series of the Top...

2017 Yankees Top Prospects: No. 2 Aaron Judge

2017 Yankees Top Prospects: No. 2 Aaron Judge

(Despite a glamorous debut, Aaron Judge struggled mightily in his first major league stint late last season, one that ended prematurely thanks to injury. Can he carry his 2016 Triple-A dominance to the Bronx in 2017?  Jason Farmer/Times-Tribune Photographer) There's...

2017 Yankees Top Prospects: No. 3 Clint Frazier

2017 Yankees Top Prospects: No. 3 Clint Frazier

(Clint Frazier struggled with the RailRiders after the Yankees acquired him from Cleveland at the trade deadline. He'll be  back with the RailRiders to start this season but for how long? Associated Press file) Our series of the Top 15 prospects who could help the...

2017 Yankees Top Prospects: No. 5 James Kaprielian

2017 Yankees Top Prospects: No. 5 James Kaprielian

(James Kaprielian's 2016 season ended before it really began thanks to an elbow injury. Now healthy, he appears ready for a breakthrough season that's been a year in the making. Mark LoMoglio/MiLB.com) Today, we enter the final stretch of the Top 15 prospects who...

2017 Yankees Top Prospects: No. 6 Chance Adams

2017 Yankees Top Prospects: No. 6 Chance Adams

(Chance Adams is on the verge of making it to the big leagues less than two years after getting drafted. On Saturday, the Yankees honored Adams with the Kevin Lawn Award as the organization's minor league "Pitcher of the Year." Mark LoMoglio/MiLB.com) After two...