Yankees’ Hal Steinbrenner: ‘We’ve Traded Away Too Many Guys the Last Few Years’


BRONX, NEW YORK - DECEMBER 21: Yankees principal owner Hal Steinbrenner speaks during a press conference at Yankee Stadium on December 21, 2022 in Bronx, New York. (Photo by Dustin Satloff/Getty Images)

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The New York Yankees didn’t make any significant relocations at the 2023 due date.

That’s since owner Hal Steinbrenner wished to cultivate potential customers after the group “traded away a lot of people the last couple of years,” Steinbrenner informed the Associated Press’ Mark Didtler Thursday.

” We’ll find out a lot in September and we’ll find out a lot in the spring,” Steinbrenner stated while checking out the group’s minors affiliate in Tampa, Florida. “That’s why I didn’t wish to trade these men away at the trade due date. We’ve traded away a lot of people the last couple of years. I believe it will be amazing.”

Since the Yankees came within one win of the World Series in 2017, the group has actually dealt leading potential customers in a quote to overcome the leading towards a champion. Those have actually consisted of pitcher Ken Waldichuk, pitcher Janson Junk and outfielder Kevin Alcantara. The group likewise traded away pitcher Jordan Montgomery last season.

Now, after standing pat at the 2023 due date, the Yankees are seeking to debut the leading potential customers they kept in the pipeline after MLB lineups broaden Friday.

The group prepares to call outfielder Jasson Domínguez and catcher Austin Wells, the group’s 2nd- and eighth-ranked potential customers, respectively, per MLB.com

No. 3 outfielder Everson Pereira currently got his very first call-up recently.

The Yankees remain in threat of their very first losing record considering that 1992, and after launching Josh Donaldson have all however yielded the playoff race. The major-league launching of 3 of the company’s leading 10 potential customers will offer the group something to construct around as they look to enhance from a season basic supervisor Brian Cashman called “a catastrophe” last week.

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