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  1. New York Yankees Prospect Luis Severino's Spring Training Bullpen Session: VideoRead the original story

    Thursday | Sports Media 101

    ... called up in September, either. The Yanks have already learned their lesson with guys like Joba Chamberlain and Phil Hughes when it comes to the back-and-forth between the bullpen and rotation, so Severino won't be in the bigs unless there is a ...


  2. Phil Hughes Poised For An Even Bigger 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Twinkie Talk

    Aug 5, 2014; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Phil Hughes delivers a pitch in the first inning against the San Diego Padres at Target Field. Mandatory Credit: Jesse Johnson-USA TODAY Sports How do you follow-up a season in which you set a new Major League Baseball all time record? Of course you go out and have an even better year.


  3. Twins pitchingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | TwinCities

    ... time, and everything is going to come true." Although Nolasco's 2012 Miami Marlins fell 18 innings shy of 1,000, Phil Hughes knows the feeling Santana knows. Hughes' 2012 New York Yankees made the postseason behind one of just four 1,000-inning ...


  4. Twins again bank on better starting pitching after big spendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WKBT

    The fall of the Minnesota Twins over the last four seasons can be traced to several factors, none more influential than the struggles of the starting rotation. "We all know that we weren't very good last year as a whole and that we have to be a lot better," right-hander Phil Hughes said.


  5. Twins' rotation takes aim at rarity: 1,000 inningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | TwinCities

    ... a time and everything is going to come true." While Nolasco's 2012 Miami Marlins fell 18 innings shy of 1,000, Phil Hughes knows the feeling Santana knows. Hughes' 2012 New York Yankees made the postseason behind one of just four 1,000-inning ...


  6. New York Yankees Non-Roster Invitee Profile: Scott BakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Yanks Go Yard

    ... which doesn't translate well for the dynamics in Yankee Stadium. However, the Yankees did endure with Phil Hughes , so anything is possible. According to sabermetrics, Baker proved to be a much better pitcher in 2014 than his ERA suggests. His ...


  7. Luis Tiant helps Red Sox recruit Cuba's Yoan Moncada: MLB news, updates, linksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 |

    ... reported to camp with the Yankees. ( Early announcement: Manager Paul Molitor says right-hander Phil Hughes has been "penciled in' as the Twins opening day starter. ( . New shortstop: It sounds like it's all over but the ...


  8. Red Sox reportedly signing Cuban infielder Yoan MoncadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | SFGate

    ... had offseason ankle surgery, and says he hopes the hardest part of his recovery is over. ... The Twins named Phil Hughes as their Opening Day starter, provided the right-hander stays healthy through spring training. ... The Dodgers agreed to a ...


  9. Twinsights: Phil Hughes penciled in as Opening Day starterRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | TwinCities

    FORT MYERS, Fla. - Coming off a breakthrough debut season with the Twins, Phil Hughes has already been penciled in as the Twins' Opening Day starter on April 6 in Detroit.


  10. Why Mets' 'great' Steven Matz is just beginning of true contenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | New York Post

    If we can switch boroughs for a moment, that the Yankees find themselves in their current predicament isn't because Joba Chamberlain, Phil Hughes and Ian Kennedy failed to become frontline starting pitchers on their watch. The same goes for Manny Banuelos, Dellin Betances and Andrew Brackman.


  11. Who is Ivan Nova?Read the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | Pinstripe Alley

    ... year, slotting behind then-ace C.C. Sabathia, recently departed Hiroki Kuroda and Target Field beneficiary Phil Hughes . Despite his stellar showing in 2011, many questions surrounded Nova. His K/9 ration was a meager 5.33/9, which would place him ...


  12. Paul Swydan | Statistically Thinking Pinpointing MLB players on verge of breakout seasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 |

    ... the world by storm and actually does. Hitters are a lot easier to peg than pitchers (raise your hand if you saw Phil Hughes's breakout 2014 coming. I didn't think so). In Boston, there is a strong belief that the Red Sox have two such hitters ready ...


  13. Ex-Twin: Scott Baker Signs With YankeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | Twinkie Talk

    ... a rotation spot, but he is going to have a couple of factors working against himself. As we saw first hand with Phil Hughes excelling at Target Field last season, Yankee Stadium is where pitchers go to die. Giving up fly balls inside of a Cracker ...


  14. Hughes happy to be with Twins long termRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Major League Baseball

    After seven years playing for the Yankees under the bright lights of New York City, Phil Hughes found himself in a different environment in 2014, but one that made him feel right at home. Hughes left New York for Minnesota, inking a three-year deal with the Twins worth $24 million despite posting a 5.19 ERA in 145 2/3 innings the previous year.


  15. Ranking the Top 20 Moves of the 2014-15 MLB OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Rant Sports

    ... the deal. It looks like the Twins are building their organization around pitching, as evidenced by this deal and Phil Hughes' re-signing with Minnesota. His million, four-year contract seems like a lot for this older hurler, but it showed the Twins ...


  16. Yankees Rumors: Interest In Johan Santana?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Yanks Go Yard

    Back in 2008, the question was not if but when the Yankees would make a deal with the Twins for Johan Santana . The Yankees didn't want to give up Phil Hughes .


  17. Bomber Bites With Jumping Joe-Why The Yankees Won't Sign Max ScherzerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Yanks Go Yard

    ... over the last few years. GM Brian Cashman has played the long game with pitching before. He refused to trade Phil Hughes , Joba Chamberlain and others for Johan Santana in 2008 opting instead to wait for CC Sabathia to become a free agent and then ...


  18. MLB's top 10 available free agents the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... in early December, according to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune, before signing Tim Stauffer and extending Phil Hughes. The Giants, meanwhile, had been focusing their attention on top-of-the-rotation options. Update: With Nick Hundley reportedly ...


  19. Los Angeles Dodgers Sign Former Yankees Reliever David Huff to Minor League DealRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2015 | Sports Media 101

    ... went 3-1 with a 4.67 ERA in 11 appearances, two of which were starts. Huff for a brief time, took the place for Phil Hughes in the rotation, but after a terrible performance in late August against the Boston Red Sox, the Yankees decided to switch ...


  20. Bomber Bites: The End To The Yankees Killer B's EraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | Yanks Go Yard

    ... to become a star and Isringhausen became an All-Star. As a closer. The Yankees had their own trio in the 2000's. Phil Hughes and Joba Chamberlain were big parts of the 2009 World Series. Ian Kennedy was then used in a trade for Curtis Granderson , ...