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Around the Empire: Yankees News - 11/16/19 | Brendan Kuty: As the offseason progresses, more and more decisions will be made about the Yankees 2020 roster. One potential decision that has made headlines as of late is whether or not backup catcher Austin Romine will be back. Romine has been with the Yankees since 2011 and grown into a quality reserve behind Gary Sanchez. However, the time has come that they Yankees may look elsewhere for the backup catcher position. Cashman spoke with Romine’s agent in Arizona but also spoke about third-stringer Kyle Higashioka, saying “We feel he’s ready to go.