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Rodriguez’s record-breaking grand slam leads Yankees to 5-1 victory over Giants

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Alex Rodriguez's grand slam was a foreshadowed event--at least in the WCBS 880 booth. John Sterling was mentioning the all-time grand slam record, Lou Gehrig having 23 while Rodriguez also had 23, moments before the home run gave the Yankees four more runs in a 5-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants. CC Sabathia and Tim ...

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Yankees drop series finale in 6-2 loss to Blue Jays

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Yankees fans would have to begin to wonder if this is the end for the 2013 team. They've looked lifeless during the Blue Jays series, they went 4-6 on an important road-trip and they're now 3.5 games behind for the second Wild Card. Dropping tonight's game may make fans realize that the postseason might not ...

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8th inning rally propels Yankees to 4-3 victory over Blue Jays

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For the first seven innings of the game, it looked as if the Yankees were going to drop their fifth straight game, possibly ending their chances of even contending for the Wild Card. They were being shutout by J.A. Happ and they were on the verge of falling deeper into the Wild Card race. Then, ...

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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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