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Around the Empire: Yankees news - 12/30/15

More thoughts on Aroldis Chapman (the player and the person), Dellin's 2016 dreams, and Stephen Drew finds a new home.

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SB Nation | Grant Brisbee: The Yankees seem to have taken the stance that their fans probably won't care about Aroldis Chapman 's domestic violence charges if they win, and for better or for worse, that's just the way it is. | Jay Jaffe: MLB's reaction to the allegations against Chapman will be all the more fascinating with him suddenly on the league's banner franchise. Although he will make the Yankees better, the inevitable suspension looms large.

Wall Street Journal | Michael Salfino: The three-headed bullpen monster of Chapman, Andrew Miller, and Dellin Betances should combine for about 240 innings in 2016 if all goes well, so how much will each reliever chip in to this goal?

CBS New York | Sweeny Murti: While the aforementioned trio will help the Yankees lock down games, the team still has glaring holes in the starting rotation that need to be addressed.

NY Daily News | John Harper: Betances laid out his dream game scenario for Harper with the restructured bullpen: "We each pitch an inning and K all nine hitters we face." Sounds like a plan.

MLB Trade Rumors | Jeff Todd: Stephen Drew has signed a one-year deal worth $3 million with the Nationals, according to Jon Heyman. Try to hold back the tears, friends.