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Derek Jeter begins final home stand of his career

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When Derek Jeter told everyone in February that 2014 would be his final season, many thought "Oh, well Jeter still has six months of baseball to play." But with the Yankees realistically out of the postseason picture, it's become clear that these 12 games the Yankees have left on the calender are Jeter's final games, and these ...

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Yankees halt skid with 3-2 victory over Rays

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The Yankees needed a win tonight before heading home for the final home-stand of the 2014 season and the team ended a tough road trip with a 3-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field in Tampa, Florida. The Yankees got on the board in the fifth inning on a Chase Headley double and ...

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Mark Teixeira discusses brutal second half

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Mark Teixeira has been a frustrating case this season, whether it be the constant injuries or his lack of offensive power. Sure, Texieria has reached 20 home runs, but the problem was most of his offensive work came in the first half of the season. He's been absolutely brutal in the second half, and he's ...

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Carlos Beltran leaves Yankees to attend family matters

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The Yankees lost one more player, but this time it wasn't due to injury. According to River Avenue Blues, Carlos Beltran had left the Yankees after last night's game in order to take care of personal matters. The news was confirmed by Joe Girardi last night during his post game press conference. Girardi said Beltran would ...

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Why do the Yankees want Tanaka to start Sunday?

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It's no secret the Yankees want Mashairo Tanaka to start on Sunday, months after he was shut down due to a UCL tear that wasn't surgically repaired. Some fans are hesitant about having Tanaka in a game out of fear Tanaka could blow out his arm and miss all of next season and some fans believe ...

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Yankees fall to Rays 6-1

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In a night that was full of disappointment, the Yankees found themselves once again on the losing side of a game in a 6-1 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field in Tampa, Florida. The lone Yankees run scored in the second inning on a RBI single by Ichiro Suzuki, plating Chris Young. Michael Pineda ...

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Yankees Injury Notes: Cervelli, Prado,Tanaka, Teixeira,

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Here are a few injury notes before tonight's Yankees/Rays game.  Francisco Cervelli: Francisco Cervelli has returned to the Yankees lineup following an episode of terrible migraines. Cervelli is behind the plate tonight while Brian McCann is playing first base (we'll get to that in a minute). Martin Prado: Martin Prado was placed on the 60-day DL following an emergency ...

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Martin Prado’s done for 2014 after undergoing emergency appendectomy

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The Yankees are going to have to finish the season without one of their hottest bats in Martin Prado, but it's not because of his nagging hamstring. According to Meredith Marakovits of YES Network, Prado was rushed to the hospital and underwent an emergency appendectomy, ending his 2014 season. Prado had been one of the more ...

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