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Bullpen holds on for 6-5 win over Twins

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A game that started as a Yankees blowout turned into the tightest game possible, but the Yankees offense and bullpen were able to hold down the fort and give the Yankees a 6-5 victory over the Twins at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Yankees scored three runs in the first inning on a Brian Roberts RBI double, ...

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Yankees snap five-game skid in 7-4 victory over Twins

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The Yankees sent their ace Masahiro Tanaka to the mound to oppose Phil Hughes and the Minnesota Twins, and while Tanaka wasn't "vintage Tanaka", he was still good enough to help the Yankees secure a 7-4 victory at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. After the Yankees were down 2-0 in the fifth inning, the Yankees had ...

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Gardner and McCann homer in 6-3 loss to Rays

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A game that started off great for the Yankees ended in disaster as they were swept by the Tampa Bay Rays 6-3 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. The Yankees scored in the first inning on a lead-off home run by Brett Gardner. In the bottom of the third, Brian McCann hit a solo home ...

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Offense let’s Kuroda down in 2-1 loss to Rays

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Hiroki Kuroda gave the Yankees everything they asked for; he went eight innings and only gave up two runs. Unfortunately, the Yankees were unable to hit with runners in scoring position causing them to fall to the Rays in a 2-1 loss at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. Kuroda gave up two runs on ...

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Yankees fall short to Rays in 4-3 loss in extras

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In the 9th inning, it looked like the Yankees had a chance to win the game. However, the Yankees fell short in the 12th inning, losing 4-3 to the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. While down 2-0 in the third inning, the Yankees scored on an Ichiro hit by pitch, ...

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Yankees pitching struggles in 8-5 loss to Red Sox

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The Yankees offense showed signs of life and for most of the game, it was a see-saw battle against the Boston Red Sox. However, the Yankees pitching was what made it a see-saw game; every time the Yankees pulled legitimately closer, the Red Sox pulled farther away, causing the Yankees to drop the Red Sox ...

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Pitchers duel leaves sour taste as Yankees fall to Red Sox 2-1

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Masahiro Tanaka pitched a very good game for the New York Yankees, but a Mike Napoli home run in the 9th inning was the difference, sending the Yankees to a 2-1 loss against the Boston Red Sox at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. Tanaka pitched a complete game, giving up two runs on seven ...

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Three home runs power Yanks past Red Sox in 6-0 victory

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Vidal Nuno knew his spot in the rotation was in jeopardy and the Yankees knew they had to find a way to defeat the Red Sox. Well, Nuno pitched well enough to keep his rotation spot and the Yankees used home run power to beat the Red Sox 6-0 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, ...

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