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Francisco Liriano’s Stats Vs. the Yankees

The Yankees take on tough left handed pitcher Francisco Liriano in game one of the ALDS tonight. Let's take a look at some of his numbers against the Yankees. Liriano's 2010 overall numbers: 31 G, 14-10 record, 191.2 IP, 184 H, 58 BB, 201 K, 3.62 ERA, 1.26 WHIP. Liriano's career numbers vs. Yankees: 5 G, 4 GS, ...

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Yankees Hall of Famer: Lou Gehrig

Lou Gehrig, or the Iron Horse and Yankee Captain, played with the Yankees from 1923 until 1939. During that time he played in 2,130 consecutive games, a record that stood for 56 years. He finished his career with 493 home runs, 1,995 RBIs, a .340 batting average, a .447 OBP, and a 1.080 OPS. He ...

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Yankees Hall of Famer: Babe Ruth

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George Herman Ruth was better known as Babe Ruth or The Sultan of Swat, The King of Crash, The Colossus of Clout, The Great Bambino, The Wali of Wallop, The Rajah of Rap, The Caliph of Clout, The Wazir of Wham, The Maharajah of Mash, The Behemoth of Bust, The King of Swing, The Terrible ...

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Yankees Scouting Report: Dellin Betances

Yesterday we got a full scouting report on one of the Yankees top pitching prospects Manny Banuelos and today, thanks to former scout and current AOL FanHouse writer Frankie Piliere we get another report. This time on Dellin Betances, who has regained his top prospect status this season after missing most of last year and ...

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Yankees Scouting Report: Manny Banuelos

Frankie Piliere is a former MLB scout and is currently a writer for AOL FanHouse. He had a chance to watch the Yankees top pitching prospect LHP Manny Banuelos this week and came away very impressed. Here is a link to his article and here is a quick recap of what he had to say: Physical ...

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Yankees Andrew Brackman Scouting Report

The Yankees considered themselves fortunate when they drafted the 6'10" right handed pitcher Andrew Brackman in the 1st round of the 2007 draft. He was expected to go much higher, but injury concerns caused him to call to the Yankees 30th overall. He immediately had elbow surgery and didn't pitch until 2009 in Low-A. That ...

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Yankees 2010 39th Round Draft Pick: Jaycob Brugman

Name: Jaycob Brugman POS: OF Ht: 5′11″ Wt: 170 B/T: L/L DOB: 1-18-92 School level: HS In keeping with the late draft trend of selecting a lot of outfielders the Yankees took high schooler Jaycob Brugman in the 39th round of the draft. Here is what the Brigham Young Athletics website said about him: Fellow Arizonan Jaycob Brugman, a left-handed pitcher/outfielder, from Deseret ...

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Yankees 2010 38th Round Draft Pick: James Ramsay

Name: James Ramsay POS: CF Ht: 6′0″ Wt: 170 B/T: L/L DOB: 3-02-92 School level: HS With the 38th pick in the draft the Yankees started a trend of taking a whole bunch of outfielders. They're not going to be able to sign all of them because they just won't have the room for them all. But I like the strategy, select ...

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