Breaking Down the Yankees-White Sox Trade

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Todd Frazier and David Robertson, along with Tommy Kahnle, are the newest additions to the New York Yankees’ roster.

Just one season removed from selling at the trade deadline, Brian Cashman and the New York Yankees reprised their familiar role as deadline buyers by executing a stunning, seven-player trade with the Chicago White Sox last night.

In the massive swap, the Yankees acquired first/third baseman Todd Frazier, former Yankee reliever David Robertson, and reliever Tommy Kahnle from the White Sox in exchange for reliever Tyler Clippard and three prospects: OF Blake Rutherford, LHP Ian Clarkin, and OF Tito Polo.

Let’s break this trade down team by team and analyze what it means for both the Yankees and White Sox franchises.

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Giants-Bears: Week 11 Preview

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The New York Giants and Chicago Bears will renew their long-standing rivalry on Sunday at 1:00 on FOX.
Coming off of an exciting 21-20 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals on Monday Night Football, the New York Giants stand at 6-3 and are in firm playoff position. The road to the postseason will get even wider over the next few weeks, as the Giants’ schedule contains a few easy matchups in a row.

One of those so-called easy matchups will take place on Sunday when the Chicago Bears come to town. The Bears are a shell of their former selves, only sitting at 2-7. They have failed to step forward this year, as was expected of them.

The game will kick off at 1:00 at MetLife Stadium and can be seen on FOX.

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Breaking Down the Aroldis Chapman Trade

The New York Yankees have traded Aroldis Chapman to the Chicago Cubs.

For the second time in 7 months, the New York Yankees have made a trade involving Aroldis Chapman. Only this time, it is Chapman that is movingĀ away from the Big Apple.

The New York Yankees have traded LHP Aroldis Chapman to the Chicago Cubs in exchange for a package including SS Gleyber Torres, RHP Adam Warren, OF Billy McKinney, and OF Rashad Crawford.

Here’s Overtime’s analysis of the trade from both sides. Continue reading