Gary Phillips

In addition to Double G, you can find my work on Bleacher Report and The Setonian, Seton Hall University's award winning college paper. I can be contacted at gary.phillips@student.shu.edu or on Twitter @GPhillips2727.

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By Gary Phillips On Friday, December 19th, 2014
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Yankees Swap Prado, Phelps for Marlins’ Eovaldi

AP Photo   The New York Yankees and Miami Marlins have agreed on a trade that will have the talents of Martin Prado and David Phelps packing for South Beach in exchange for starter Nathan Eovaldi. Jack Curry More...

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By Gary Phillips On Tuesday, December 16th, 2014
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Yankees Re-Sign Chris Capuano

USA Today Sports   The New York Yankees and left-hander Chris Capuano have come to terms on a one-year, $5 million contract, according to Jack Curry of the YES Network. The Yankees acquired the 36-year-old More...

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By Gary Phillips On Monday, December 15th, 2014
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Yankees Bring Back Headley On Reasonable 4-Year Deal

Getty Images   The New York Yankees made the decision on Monday to bank on Chase… Headley that is. After weeks of rumored suitors, talks of inflated contract offers and gauging the market, Headley decided More...

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By Gary Phillips On Thursday, December 11th, 2014
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McCarthy Picks LAD After Yankees Don’t ‘Play On’ His Market

Bill Kostroun   Brandon McCarthy, the New York Yankees hardly knew ye. After being acquired from the Arizona Diamondbacks and having a spectacular second-half in New York, the 31-year-old starter has elected More...

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By Gary Phillips On Tuesday, December 9th, 2014
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Yankees Lose David Robertson to Chicago

Anthony Gruppuso – USA TODAY Sports   David Robertson and high socks are heading to the South Side of The Windy City. The 29-year-old closer and the Chicago White Sox reached a four-year, $46 million More...

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By Gary Phillips On Friday, December 5th, 2014
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It’s Miller Time: Yankees Sign Dominating Lefty

Rob Carr/Getty Images   The New York Yankees and left-handed reliever Andrew Miller have come to terms on a four-year, $36 million contract, according to Jack Curry of the YES Network. It is the richest contract More...

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By Gary Phillips On Friday, December 5th, 2014
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Meet the Yankees’ New Shortstop, Didi Gregorius

Fox Sports   Hanley Ramirez. Starlin Castro. Alexei Ramirez. Troy Tulowitzki. Yoan Moncada. Those were some of the names brought up when predicting who the New York Yankees would acquire to succeed Derek Jeter More...

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By Gary Phillips On Tuesday, November 4th, 2014
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After 16 Years, Alfonso Soriano Calling it a Career

Bronxbaseballdaily.com   Alfonso Soriano may not have gone out in the most glamorous of ways, but the slugger should have few regrets after announcing his retirement following a 16-year big league career. The More...

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By Gary Phillips On Friday, October 17th, 2014
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Jets Get Seahawks’ WR Percy Harvin in Shocking Trade

(Otto Gruele Jr./Getty Images)   Thursday night a blocked field goal crushed the hearts and hopes of Jets fans as New York fell to the New England Patriots 27-25. Things are a little brighter for fans of Gang More...

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By Gary Phillips On Friday, October 10th, 2014
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Yankees, Cashman Agree to New Deal as Coaching Staff Shaken Up

(AP Photo/John Marshall Mantel)   The New York Yankees announced on Friday that they have come to terms with general manager Brian Cashman on three-year contract. Monetary terms were not disclosed. Cashman, More...

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By Gary Phillips On Sunday, October 5th, 2014
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Does Shumpert Really Think He Deserves an Extension?

Opposingviews.com Iman Shumpert wants a new contract. This is the sentiment the New York Knicks guard has made known, according to ESPNNewYork’s Ian Begley. The Knicks however appear to have zero inclination More...

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By Gary Phillips On Wednesday, October 1st, 2014
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Jeter Launches The Players’ Tribune

Facebook With his baseball career now behind him, former New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter wasted no time in announcing the launch of his new website, The Players’ Tribune, on Wednesday. Jeter, who is the More...