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Around the Empire: New York Yankees News - 8/30/14

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Newsday | David Lennon: While they could certainly use Masahiro Tanaka, the Yankees don't exactly need him as their second-half rotation has been fantastic.

New York Post | Ken Davidoff: The Yankees bullpen is being overworked and they need to manage it better if they want to continue winning.

NJ.com | Brendan Kuty: It's very possible that Masahiro Tanaka will be shut down for the year.

ESPN New York | Mark Simon: According to stats, the Yankees have to drop Derek Jeter in the lineup for the betterment of the team.

NJ.com | Brendan Kuty: Hiroki Kuroda has had a great month of August thanks to Joe Girardi going easy on him this summer, unlike last year.

It's About the Money | Ketie Sharp: The Yankees have benefitted greatly from Joe Girardi's ability to win instant replay challenges this year.

Baseball America | Josh Norris: Yankees outfield prospect Jake Cave has been one of the hottest hitters in baseball over the last week.


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