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Alex Rodriguez reports to Spring Training


During his "State of the Yankees" address on Friday morning, Joe Girardi said he wasn't planning on Alex Rodriguez to report to camp until Wednesday when the other position players are scheduled to arrive. However, Rodriguez went to get his physical at George M. Steinbrenner Field this morning, then went to the Yankees minor league ...

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Surprise! Red Sox sign Yoan Moncada

After the Yankees held three private workouts for INF Yoan Moncada, the Boston Red Sox swept in and gave Moncada a contract offer he just couldn't refuse. The Red Sox and Moncada agreed to a deal in the $30 Million range, beating out the Yankees who were just showing interest. The Yankees held two private workouts ...

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Spring Training Notes: Bailey, Beltran and Tanaka

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Here are a few quick notes from Day 2 of Spring Training which involves Andrew Bailey, Carlos Beltran and Masahiro Tanaka. -- An under-the-radar candidate for the bullpen is none other than Andrew Bailey, and a few years removed from shoulder surgery has Bailey feeling optimistic. He's already thrown four bullpens and has all of his ...

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Yankees release 2015 Spring Training broadcast schedule

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The Yankees, YES Network, MLB.TV and MLB Network have announced their 2015 Spring Training broadcast schedules. 28 of the 34 Spring Training games will be available for your viewing pleasure and this year's exhibition game ends in Nationals Park, where the Yankees will take on the Washington Nationals. March 3, Yankees @ Phillies, 1:05 p.m: MLB.TV, ...

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Nathan Eovaldi has potential to be a top-of-the-rotation starter


Nathan Eovaldi arrived at the Yankees complex this morning in order for everyone to get their first glimpse of him. One of the main things Eovaldi did today was throwing a live batting practice session. Eovaldi has been known to throw hard, and he has the potential to be a top flight starter in the rotation. ...

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Brian McCann on the shift and David Carpenter


Brian McCann arrived to camp on Friday along with the rest of the pitchers and catchers and started doing mandatory workouts today. He did batting practice and caught one bullpen session to begin preparing for a bounce back 2015 season. Following his workout, he held a press conference discussing his want to beat the shift ...

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CC Sabathia throws first bullpen of the Spring

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CC Sabathia threw his first bullpen of the Spring this morning, which included fastballs and changeups. But if there's one thing Sabathia is focused on, it's perfecting his pitches so he can have a healthy and successful 2015 season. “Just making sure that my control is where it needs to be (this season),” Sabathia said. “(Making ...

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Alex Rodriguez has to prove himself to earn playing time

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As long as Alex Rodriguez is on this team, he has a spot on the Yankees roster. But if Rodriguez wants playing time, manager Joe Girardi said Rodriguez has to prove himself in order to be penciled in the lineup everyday. “He’s on our roster, but I think you have to prove yourself in a sense ...

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