Category Archives: Game Summary

Offense quiet as Yanks are blanked 2-0 vs. Blue Jays

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In the last month or so, Andy Pettitte has been the Yankees best pitcher. He was denied a victory in his previous two starts because the bullpen blew his lead. Tonight he got the loss because the Yankees couldn't score against R.A. Dickey. The Yankees couldn't get the timely two out hit, stranding five runners in ...

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Yankees fall to Red Sox 9-2

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What looked to be a promising Yankees / Red Sox series turned into a nightmare for the Yankees as they lost 9-1 and were swept by Boston with only 12 games remaining in the regular season. Curtis Granderson led off with a walk and went to third on a throwing error by Clay Buchholz. Granderson later ...

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Sabathia struggles as Yankees fall to Red Sox 5-1

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2013 has not been CC Sabathia's year. He's supposed to be the Yankees ace, leading them through tough times and getting the wins when they matter. But Sabathia probably can't be considered an ace now that he's 13-13, the most losses he's had in his career. He struggled during the game and today not even ...

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Yankees bullpen woes continue as they fall 8-4 to Red Sox

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The New York Yankees strongest weapon coming into the 2013 season was the bullpen, known for their shutdown work. But in September, the bullpen seems to be the reason that the Yankees can't find a way to keep leads or ties. The bullpen once again failed the Yankees as they dropped the first game of ...

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Wild pitch the game decider in Yanks 6-5 win over Orioles


The Yankees knew that there was a lot at stake coming into tonight's game. They were one game in back of the Tampa Bay Rays for the second Wild Card spot and the Baltimore Orioles and Cleveland Indians were hot on their tails. After tonight, the playoff picture became a bit clearer and the Orioles ...

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Timely hits give Yankees a 5-4 victory over Orioles

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If the game of baseball was judged by how many hits a team had during the game, then the Baltimore Orioles would win, outhitting the Yankees 13-6. However, what mattered in today's game was the importance of the hits. The Yankees scored five runs on six hits, Andy Pettitte pitched effectively through 6.1 IP and ...

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Soriano homers twice as Yankees top Orioles 7-5

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When the New York Yankees traded for Alfonso Soriano from the Chicago Cubs in July, they had only one job in mind for him: to hit home runs. And tonight, that's exactly what Soriano did as the Yankees topped the Orioles 7-5. The Yankees were trailing 4-3 going into the 8th inning when the Yankees once ...

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Tensions rise as Yankees fall to Orioles 4-2

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With 18 games to play after tonight's, a win was vital for the Yankees. However, the lineup chose the wrong time to slumber against the Orioles as they fell 4-2, making them an even 3 games behind the Tampa Bay Rays in the Wild Card. The Yankees scored both their runs on the long ball, one ...

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