New York Yankees: Cashman Clarifies The Availability Of Dellin Betances
Jul 11, 2017; Miami, FL, USA; American League pitcher Dellin Betances (68) of the New York Yankees during the 2017 MLB All-Star Game at Marlins Park. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports

New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman cleared up all rumors on Thursday morning when it came to the availability of Dellin Betances.

New York Yankees general manager joined MLB Network Radio early Thursday morning to clarify where the availability of Dellin Betances stands in trade talks.

Cashman clarified on the show that Betances is not going to be traded and that he is going nowhere.


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The rumors began as a result of some fans thinking that now the Yankees bullpen might be a little “too stacked” and Betances might be used as a trade chip to acquire a frontline starter.

Betances has been shaky at times throughout this season, but at the end of the day, he is still one of the best relief pitchers in all of baseball.

The right-hander is sporting a 2.87 ERA through 35 appearances along with a 16.9 K/9, the highest of his career to this point. He’s also a four-time All-Star forming a dominant back-end trio with David Robertson and Aroldis Chapman.



So. if Brian Cashman’s word means anything to you, don’t expect Dellin Betances to be traded anytime soon.

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Patrick Hennessy

My name is Patrick Hennessy and I am an Editor as well as the Lead Trending Writer here at ESNY. I mainly cover the New York Yankees, but I also reach out to many branches of the sports world. I have had the opportunity to broadcast my work on many different platforms and I plan on continue doing so.