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Teixeira plans to play vs. the Rays tomorrow


Mark Teixeira did what seemed to be his final rehab game, going 2-for-4 in the process. Manager Joe Girardi said he's encouraged about Teixeira's progress in extended Spring Training but he wants to speak with Teixeira before any official move is made before tomorrow's game. “Obviously we feel that he’s ready to go,” Girardi said. “We’ll ...

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What potential roster moves could the Yankees make?

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With Mark Teixeira coming off the disabled list on Friday and David Robertson coming off  on Tuesday, the Yankees have to make some roster moves to put their players back on the field. The question lingering is, who would get sent down for Teixeira and Robertson? Mark Teixeira: For the purpose of this exercise, Yangervis Solarte is ...

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David Robertson plays in rehab game

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By this time tomorrow, the Yankees will have Mark Teixeira back at first base, but on Tuesday it will be David Robertson's turn to come off the disabled list. In the meantime, Robertson is rehabbing--and he's doing quite well, might I add. Robertson pitched an inning and a third in a simulated game this afternoon, giving up ...

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Cesar Cabral designated for assignment

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Well, it didn't take long for the Yankees to make a roster move. According to Marly Rivera of ESPN Deportes, Cesar Cabral was called into the office following tonight's 11-5 loss against the the Rays and was told he was designated for assignment. This just comes off a horrendous outing for Cabral where he hit three ...

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Bullpen implodes as Yankees fall to Rays 11-5

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For the first few innings, it seemed the Yankees were heading towards their sixth straight win after scoring four runs in the second inning. Unfortunately, Kuroda gave up two runs in the sixth and the bullpen imploded in the seventh and eighth, causing the Yankees to fall 11-5 to the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana ...

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Beltran sits after flipping over right field wall


When Carlos Beltran was asked if he'd think he'd be able to play tonight after flipping over the right field wall in last night's 10-2 victory over the Rays, Beltran said he'd have to see how he felt in the morning. Almost 24 hours  since the incident happened, Beltran is out of the Yankees lineup and feeling ...

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Report: Yankees attend throwing session for former closer Joel Hanrahan

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The Yankees may be looking to upgrade their bullpen, and they could possibly consider former All-Star closer Joel Hanrahan. According to the New York Daily News, the New York Yankees were among the 20 teams who watched Hanrahan throw at the University of Tampa on Thursday. Scouts say Hanrahan's fastball was at 93-miles per hour and ...

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Could Yangervis Solarte be the real deal?

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It's no question Yangervis Solarte had a great Spring Training; he was the one who took the backup infielder spot from Eduardo Nunez, who had an inside track on it coming into camp in February. However, ever since the actual season began, Solarte has never stopped hitting. He's been an important piece to the Yankees ...

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