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Yankees say goodbye to three prospects for Andrew Benintendi

As the Yankees welcome in newly added outfielder Andrew Benintendi, they’ll have to say goodbye to three of their pitching prospects. The Bronx Bombers made the first big splash in the lead up to the Aug. 2 MLB trade deadline by acquiring Benintendi from the Royals on Wednesday night. In exchange, they dealt right-handed pitchers …

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Aaron Judge thrilled with Yankees Andrew Benintendi trade

The sting of an 0-for-5 night and Subway Series defeat was somewhat lessoned for Aaron Judge by news of the Yankees newest acquisition. Judge was effusive in his praise after the Yankees landed All-Star outfielder Andrew Benintendi from the Kansas City Royals in exchange for three minor league pitchers. β€œHe’s a really good player,” Judge, …

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Yankees Acquire Andrew Benintendi From Royals

10:10pm: The Yankees have announced the trade. 9:52pm: In return, Kansas City is acquiring pitching prospects TJ Sikkema, Chandler Champlain and Beck Wayreports Joel Sherman of the New York Post (Twitter link). 9:45pm: The Royals will acquire three minor league players in return, reports Jeff Passan of ESPN (on Twitter). 9:38pm: The Yankees are set …

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Mets’ best MLB trade deadline options with Juan Soto unlikely

LOS ANGELES β€” Mets All-Star outfielder Starling Marte looked like he was on a recruiting mission. He cheered Juan Soto throughout the Home Run Derby. He coached Soto. Hey cajoled Soto. And ultimately, when Soto won the Derby with a flourish, topping fellow wunderkind Julio Rodriguez in the final, Marte was there to hold the …

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