Nick Nelson

New York Yankees #79 - Starting Pitcher

  • Born: 12/05/95
  • Age: 25
  • Height: 6'1"
  • Weight: 205
  • Bats/Throws: R/R

Yankees Potential Free Agent Target: Brandon Workman

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The right-hander was bad in 2020, but he was absolutely lights out in 2019, which represents the bigger sample.

Internal bullpen options need to step up for the Yankees

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There is still time and money to bring another veteran reliever, but the unit won’t be elite unless a couple of pitchers already on the roster take the next step.

The Yankees need to continue to pursue starting pitching depth

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The shortened 2020 season will almost certainly cause injuries that will strain pitching depth.

Checking up on the state of the Yankees’ bullpen

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With a nearly untouched selection of arms from last year’s club, the Yankees are ready to run it back with a couple of minor changes.

There is a home for the Yankees’ rookies in the bullpen

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The rotation was an ambitious ask, but the Yankees’ pitching youth movement now might shift to the bullpen.

Breaking down the roster implications of the Yanks’ big signings

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The Yankees’ active Friday will have implications up and down the roster.

NYY news: Schwarber only briefly a target

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Kyle Schwarber says there were early talks with Yankees; Bryan Hoch on Gleyber Torres’s future at shortstop; Nick Nelson could be valuable 2021 bullpen piece

The case against re-signing DJ LeMahieu

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On the surface, bringing back LeMahieu seems like a no-brainer, but if the Yankees insist on their budget, then another path might be best.

Addressing rotation depth is a must for the Yankees

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The Bombers just don’t have enough quality options in the organization to navigate through a long season.

Yankees 2020 Roster Report Cards: Rookie Arms

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The Yankees tapped into their young arms in 2020, but the results were far from conclusive.

This Day in Yankees History: Didi Gregorius is traded to the Bronx

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On this day in 2014, the Yankees acquired Derek Jeter’s replacement.

Twinkie Town talk: HR also stands for Human Resources

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There are a lot of hirings and related news in this one.