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Yanks Ship Stewart to Pittsburgh

Posted By Alex Belth On December 2, 2013 @ 11:36 am In 1: Featured,Hot Stove,Yankees | Comments Disabled

Chris Stewart [1]

The Yanks have traded Chris Stewart to the Pirates [2] for a player to be named later. Mike Axisa has the skinny. [3]

Back-up catchers come and go and they tend to blur together in memory but Stewart was taut and hard–a prototype. Couldn’t hit but then again if he could he’d be a starting catcher. I enjoyed watching him work behind the plate. He has the GRRRRR that you want from a veteran catcher. Wish him well in Pittsburgh.

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[2] The Yanks have traded Chris Stewart to the Pirates: http://www.cbssports.com/mlb/eye-on-baseball/24314907/yankees-close-to-trading-backup-catcher-chris-stewart-to-pirates

[3] Mike Axisa has the skinny.: http://riveraveblues.com/2013/12/olney-yankees-on-the-verge-of-trading-chris-stewart-to-the-pirates-97111/

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