No arbitration for Yanks' Kerry Wood

Updated: November 23, 2010, 8:59 PM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

On Tuesday afternoon, New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman said he was likely to offer arbitration to Kerry Wood, who, after being acquired at the trade deadline, became an invaluable part of the Yankees bullpen.

By Tuesday evening, Cashman had decided not to offer arbitration to any of the eligible players on the Yankees' roster except for Javier Vazquez, who by May had become a quite dispensable member of the starting rotation.

"I'm thinking yes on Wood,'' Cashman had said. "We'll do ...

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