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Yankees acquire RHP Chaz Roe

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The New York Yankees have announced they have acquired RHP Chaz Roe from the Miami Marlins in exchange for cash considerations. Roe appears likely to join the ball club when rosters expand on Tuesday. The 27-year-old spent the entire season with Triple-A New Orleans where he posted a 3.66 ERA in 64 relief appearances. His sole ...

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Jacoby Ellsbury takes BP

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Just yesterday it seemed Ellsbury's ankle would keep him out of the lineup for a while. However, when he showed up to batting practice this morning, he wasn't limping and he was trying every angle to get himself into the starting lineup for the series finale against the Blue Jays and that started with him ...

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This is the wrong time for bad news

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  For the last few weeks, the Yankees hottest hitter has been Jacoby Ellsbury, but if there's anything we learned this season is that nothing can really go right for the Yankees. Ellsbury suffered a sprained ankle and if it were earlier in the season, Joe Girardi would have placed him on the disabled list. The ...

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Red-hot Ellsbury forced to sit due to twisted ankle

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Jacoby Ellsbury limped into the Yankees clubhouse on Saturday morning, so judging from the way he came in, it was pretty obvious he wasn't going to play. I'm sure you'd agree, with Monday's off day (which I didn't know the Yankees had until I checked my calendar this morning), that it'd be a great time to ...

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Yankees Injury Notes: Ellsbury, Tanaka

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Here are some morning injury notes regarding some of the Yankees coming into this afternoon's matinee against the Toronto Blue Jays. Jacoby Ellsbury: Well, the lineup's not out yet but don't expect to see Obi-Wan Jacoby in there this afternoon against the Blue Jays. Joe Girardi said Ellsbury hurt his ankle during the ninth inning of last night's ...

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Some thoughts on Masahiro Tanaka’s setback

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Earlier this afternoon, the Yankees announced Masahiro Tanaka was heading back to New York with general soreness in his arm, and while they didn't announce Tanaka was going to see a doctor, Joe Girardi did say Tanaka was just going to play catch without doing another bullpen session this week. With that being said, I had ...

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Masahiro Tanaka has “general arm soreness”, flies back to New York

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I'll cover this more in depth during the pregame notes, but this is what we have on the situation so far. The New York Yankees announced Masahiro Tanaka has general arm soreness and is flying back to New York for 'strength and conditioning'. Tanaka says the soreness isn't in his elbow, but he believes the general ...

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Yankees acquire LHP Josh Outman

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The one night I thought the Yankees wouldn't make a deal, the Yankees go ahead and make a deal for another lefty in the pen. Here's the story: The New York Yankees have acquired LHP Josh Outman from the Cleveland Indians for a player to be named later. In 31 games for the Indians, Outman is 4-0 ...

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