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Yankees Injury Notes: Cervelli, Prado,Tanaka, Teixeira,

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Here are a few injury notes before tonight's Yankees/Rays game.  Francisco Cervelli: Francisco Cervelli has returned to the Yankees lineup following an episode of terrible migraines. Cervelli is behind the plate tonight while Brian McCann is playing first base (we'll get to that in a minute). Martin Prado: Martin Prado was placed on the 60-day DL following an emergency ...

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Martin Prado’s done for 2014 after undergoing emergency appendectomy

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The Yankees are going to have to finish the season without one of their hottest bats in Martin Prado, but it's not because of his nagging hamstring. According to Meredith Marakovits of YES Network, Prado was rushed to the hospital and underwent an emergency appendectomy, ending his 2014 season. Prado had been one of the more ...

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Brett Gardner gives “end-of-the-season” address

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The Yankees were eliminated from the American League East division series last night, and technically it's only a matter of time before they're eliminated from the Wild Card. The media was expecting someone, anyone to give an 'end-of-the-season' address and frankly to no one's surprise, Brett Gardner held court by his locker, discussing the Yankees ...

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Tanaka feels rusty following simulated game

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Following Masahiro Tanaka's simulated game, he wasn't confident that his next step would be a Major League game. He was hit hard, but no runs scored and while he felt he had a bad outing, Larry Rothschild and Joe Girardi thought different. “I thought he was good,” Rothschild said. “I said all along if he comes ...

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Masahiro Tanaka throws a simulated game

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Masahiro Tanaka has just finished throwing a simulated game at the minor league complex in Tampa, Florida and to no one's surprise, it went well. Here was Tanaka's final line: 5 IP, 0R, 6H, 4K, 65 pitches. This is also worth mentioning...Tanaka's arm didn't fall off and it's still intact. Joe Girardi will meet with the media ...

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Some thoughts going into the Rays/Yankees series

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Followed by a disastrous series against the Baltimore Orioles, the Yankees are packing their bags and heading to Tampa in order to face the Tampa Bay Rays in a three game set. Here's a few thoughts as the Yankees continue to cling on to their dim Wild Card hopes. -- As we all know, David Robertson ...

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Yankees fall to Orioles 3-2

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There's nothing more to say than to describe this loss as heartbreaking and crushing. Just when it looked like the Yankees were going to leave with a split, a walk-off hit by former Yankee and now Oriole Kelly Johnson sent the Yankees to a 3-2 loss at Camden Yards in Baltimore, Maryland. In the top of the ...

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Jeter reflects on Cal Ripken Jr. in his final game at Camden Yards

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Tonight marks Derek Jeter's final game at Camden Yards, and like he does at every stadium he visits for the final time, he had a press conference prior to the first pitch. To say he had a history with the Orioles is an understatement. There's the Jeffery Maier game, the rivalry with the Orioles and of ...

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