Dec 6, 2012
Yankees stay quiet in Rule 5 draft
For the first time in four years, no news came from the annual Rule 5 Draft for the New York Yankees.
Dec 6, 2012
Teddy Never Wins
Nationals Lose Four In Rule 5 Draft
The Washington Nationals weren't expected to pick up any players in the Rule 5 draft today, and lost some more organizational depth when four players were picked up by other teams; two in the Major League portion and two in the AAA portion.
Rule 5 draft can boost an organization
With questions surrounding their bench and depth issues throughout the organization, baseball's answer to a swap meet might once again be a means to the Yankees' desire for big league options.
Yankees return Rule 5 pick RHP Brad Meyers to the Nationals
The New York Yankees announced Wednesday that they've returned right-handed pitcher Brad Meyers, selected by the Yankees in the 2011 Rule 5 draft, to the Washington Nationals.
Soriano opts out of last year of deal with Yankees
Reliever Rafael Soriano opted out of the final year of a three-year, $35 million contract with the New York Yankees on Wednesday and will likely seek a long-term deal in free agency.