Category Archives: The Yankee Beat

The Yankee beat: trade deadline, Teixeira, and Hughes

The Yankees had their chances, but like they have many times over the past two weeks they lost a very close game to the Orioles 5-4 behind a decent performance from Freddy Garcia. It has now been eight loses in the last 11 games. Here is the recap and graph. Here is what the Yankees blogosphere has ...

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The Yankee beat: bad trades, no trades, and the lottery

Hiroki Kuroda got a rare 7-inning shutout thanks to the rain as the Yankees beat the Blue Jays 6-0 behind a 4-run 1st inning. The Yankees have now scored at least three runs in 42 consecutive games. Here is the recap and graph. Here is what the blogoshere was talking about today. • NoMaas.org calls out the Yankees ...

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The Yankee beat: Pirela, Upton, and domination

The Yankees got CC Sabathia back on Tuesday and he was very sharp as he threw six-shutout innings before being lifted because of a pitch count. They went on to beat the Jays 6-1. Here is the recap and graph. Here is what the Yankees blogs were talking about today. • River Ave Blues has a good article ...

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The Yankee beat: run streak, CoJo, and A-Rod

The Yankees beat the Blue Jays 6-3 behind a strong 7-inning performance by Phil Hughes and an 8th inning grand slam by Raul Ibanez. Here is the recap and graph. Here is what Yankees blogs have been discussing. • River Ave Blues takes a look at the Yankees now 40-game streak of scoring at least 3-runs per game behind ...

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The Yankee Beat: Hughes, the AL East, and a move

Welcome to the post-Mariano Rivera era where Joe Girardi decides that mixing and matching in the 9th inning is just as good as bringing in David Robertson from the start. The Yankees blew a late lead to lose 4-3 against the White Sox last night. Here is the recap and graph. Here is what the Yankees ...

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The Yankee Beat: Pettitte, Appel, and last year’s deadline

Wednesday was a rough day for the Yankees. They found out that CC Sabathia was going on the DL first thing in the morning, Andy Pettitte broke his ankle later that afternoon, and then they were forced to demote one of their top prospects in Dellin Betances to Double-A. At least they beat the Indians ...

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The Yankee Beat: Too many homers? and Youkilis

The Yankees put their brief three game losing streak behind them and have now won four in a row, 14 of their last 17, and 24 of their last 31. That's good baseball. Here is the recap and graph of their latest victory and don't miss video of Dewayne Wise's great non-catch. Here's what the Yankees ...

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The Yankee Beat: Dickey, RISP, and Chavez

I have been waiting for today for a week now since I saw that CC Sabathia would be taking on R.A. Dickey, and his 43 inning scoreless streak, and the Mets. This latest round of the Subway Series is tied at 1-1 and the Yankees dropped two of three to the Braves to start the ...

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