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Yankees send Prado, Phelps to Marlins for Eovaldi, Jones

In this Sept. 16, 2014, file photo, Miami Marlins' Nathan Eovaldi delivers a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets  in New York. The Yankees have acquired  Eovaldi, outfielder Garrett Jones and minor league pitcher Domingo German from the Marlins for versatile Martin Prado and pitcher David Phelps, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Looking for rotation help at a relatively low price, the New York Yankees acquired right-hander Nathan Eovaldi, outfielder Garrett Jones and minor league pitcher Domingo German from the Miami Marlins on Friday for versatile Martin Prado and righty David Phelps.

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For MLB, changes in Cuba will take time to sort out

NEW YORK (AP) — Fred Claire can see the day when Major League Baseball teams open academies for prospects in Cuba.

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AP source: Capuano, Yanks agree to $5 million deal

In this Sept. 20, 2014, file photo, New York Yankees pitcher Chris Capuano delivers the ball to the Toronto Blue Jays during the second inning of a baseball game at Yankee Stadium in New York. Capuano is staying with the Yankees, just like fellow free agents Chase Headley and Chris Young. The left-hander has agreed to a $5 million, one-year contract, a person familiar with the negotiations said Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the agreement had not yet been announced.(AP Photo/Bill Kostroun, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Chris Capuano is staying with the New York Yankees, just like fellow free agents Chase Headley and Chris Young.

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Yankees GM Cashman: A-Rod now a full-time DH

In this Feb. 17, 2009, file photo, New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez reads a statement to the media alongside Yankees general manager Brian Cashman after arriving at George Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Fla. Alex Rodriguez isn't yet at the weight the New York Yankees want him to be at when he reports to spring training in two months.  Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said Matthew Krause, the team's strength and conditioning coordinator, visited A-Rod on Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014,  in Miami.  (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees general manager Brian Cashman says Alex Rodriguez’s days as an everyday fielder are over. At best, he hopes A-Rod will be New York’s full-time designated hitter.

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AP source: Headley, Yankees working on $52M deal

In this Sept. 18, 2014, file photo, New York Yankees' Chase Headley reacts after driving in the game-winning run during the ninth inning against the Toronto Blue Jays in New York. Headley is staying with the Yankees, giving New York insurance at third base in case Alex Rodriguez is unable to play the field regularly. A person familiar with the negotiations says Headley and the Yankees are working to finalize a $52 million, four-year contract. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Monday, Dec. 15, 2014, because the agreement had not been completed.  (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Chase Headley is staying with the Yankees, agreeing Monday to a $52 million, four-year contract that signals New York is not counting on Alex Rodriguez to play third base regularly.

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