Earn Your Stripes

Christian Kouroupakis and Rick Weiner discuss the latest happenings surrounding the New York Yankees including Jacoby Ellsbury, Yu Darvish, third base and more. 

With Christmas just four days away, the New York Yankees are looking to fulfill their wish list and it’s time to discuss the contents of that said list. That’s where the Earn Your Stripes Podcast comes in.

Hosts Rick Weiner and Christian Kouroupakis dive into the latest rumors, reports and nonsense surrounding the team. Here’s a complete rundown of this week’s edition:

  • 0:30 — Welcome
  • 1:00 — Is Jacoby Ellsbury waiving his no-trade clause?
  • 4:47 — What is the outfield depth chart without Ellsbury?
  • 5:50 — Does Clint Frazier’s status change upon a potential trade?
  • 6:30 — Thoughts on Yu Darvish drawing interest from New York.
  • 9:15 — Would you rather trade for a starter, or sign one via free agency?
  • 11:00 — Could Chris Archer be a fit in New York?
  • 14:48 — Power rank different ways to address the rotation.
  • 17:45 — Who’s on third?
  • 23:17 — Best Christmas gift ever received.
  • 26:05 — Goodbye/Sign Off

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ESNY staff reports.