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Jesus Has Left the Building (When the Sh** Goes Down, You Better Be Ready)

Posted By Alex Belth On January 13, 2012 @ 8:53 pm In 1: Featured,Hot Stove,Prospects,Yankees | Comments Disabled

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Dag, I leave the Internet for a few hours, and the Yanks spring into action. Word has it that they’ve shipped out The Jesus and Hector Noesi to the Mariners for Michael Pineda and another young pitcher named Jose Campos [2]. In another move, they will sign Hiroki Kuroda to a one-year contract [3] pending a physical.

Didn’t figure the Yanks would stay on the low forever. They move Montero for another promising young talent in Pineda. I’m not expert but seems like a win-win sort of deal. As much as I would have liked to see Montero, I’m thrilled that the Yanks are getting a gifted young starter in Pineda. And I know they’ve coveted Kuroda since last season.

Wonder if they’d go nutzo and make a play for Prince to DH. Doubt it, but hey, let’s have some fun. And what about the starting staff? Phil Hughes and AJ Burnett? What’ll happen? After a quiet winter, put another log on the fire and let’s have at it.

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[2] The Jesus and Hector Noesi to the Mariners for Michael Pineda and another young pitcher named Jose Campos: http://hardballtalk.nbcsports.com/2012/01/13/report-mariners-close-to-a-trade-for-a-young-impact-hitter/

[3] Hiroki Kuroda to a one-year contract: https://twitter.com/#!/JackCurryYES/status/157995526921535488

[4] Super Ninteno Sega Genesis: http://omnipotentxdeipotent.tumblr.com/post/15513015433

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