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  • null Baseball Free-agent right-hander Dallas Keuchel has said he isn't backing down as he waits to sign for what he thinks he's worth, and the Yankees apparently are willing to be patient too before making a move on him. Network insider Jon Heyman said Thursday on WFAN that the Yankees are the team most likely to land Keuchel but will wait some three weeks when draft-pick compensation goes away with the 2019 Draft, which begins June 3. MORE: Watch 'ChangeUp,' a new live whiparound show on DAZNTwo key factors make the Yankees attractive to Keuchel, according to Heyman: He would prefer a large market and, obviously, a chance to win a World Series. “I think the Yankees will be there for Keuchel," Heyman said. "I think at this point there's not a bad chance that the Yankees end up with Keuchel. Keuchel, from what I understand, would love to be in a big market, and the suitors for the most part to this point have not been of that ilk … if I had to pick one team out of the 30 right now, I would go with the Yankees."Yankees will be interested once the draft pick compensation goes away June 2, and belief is, he’d prefer big market (and obviously a chance to win again)— Jon Heyman (@JonHeyman) May 10, 2019Keuchel remains a free agent, despite winning the AL Cy Young award in 2015 and posting sub-4.00 ERAs[......]