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Random thoughts going into tomorrow’s Spring opener

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The Yankees are playing an intrasquad game today in preparation for their Grapefruit League opener tomorrow. It would be the first "baseball game" the Yankees have played since last September, and for Alex Rodriguez, it would be the first game he's played in almost two years. As the games begin tomorrow, I had some thoughts ...

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Yankees unsure when Alex Rodriguez will make Spring debut

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Earlier today, the Yankees announced their starters for the first three games of Spring Training. However, one thing that wasn't disclosed was when Alex Rodriguez would play his first Spring game. Manager Joe Girardi toyed with the idea of having Rodriguez go with the team on Tuesday to Clearwater when the Yankees play the Philadelphia Phillies ...

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Adam Warren tabbed to pitch the Spring Opener

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Joe Girardi has made his decision and to no one's surprise, Adam Warren will take the hill on Tuesday for the Spring opener against the Philadephia Phillies at Bright House Field in Clearwater. The Yankees are slated to oppose Jerome Williams of the Phillies and that game will be available on MLB.TV and MLB Network ...

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Yankees want Didi Gregorius to play like himself–not like Derek Jeter

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Since position players reported to camp on Wednesday, the focus had been on Alex Rodriguez. In fact, all of the attention had been on Rodriguez after he returned from a year long suspension for his involvement in a steroids scandal. But with games beginning on Tuesday, the attention will shift to Didi Gregorius, who will ...

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Yankees expected to name starter for Spring Opener tomorrow

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The Yankees were supposed to name a starter for Tuesday's Spring Opener today. However, the rain set them back and minus a few players hitting in the indoor cages, the Yankees didn't get much work in. Joe Girardi still needs to talk to pitching coach Larry Rothschild, but the Yankees now expect to announce the ...

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Spring Training Notes: Eovaldi, Rodriguez, Sabathia, Warren and Yankees

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With Spring Training games beginning next week, the Yankees have a pretty packed schedule ahead of them. Some players are throwing simulated games, some are learning a new position and some are trying to get back into the swing of things. Here's a few notes from Spring Training camp: -- Joe Girardi is expected to name ...

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2015 BBDP Wildcard Prospect: Gosuke Katoh

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At the start of 2014 Gosuke Katoh was riding high. He was just coming off a monstrous season in the GCL where he shocked everyone (except the Yankees). The Yankees liked him so much, and were so impressed with him in Spring Training that they sent him directly to Charleston, skipping over Staten Island. Things did ...

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Four things to watch out for as Spring Training games begin next week

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Yankees Spring Training games begin on Tuesday afternoon at 1:00 p.m (if you have MLB.TV), and while baseball is in the air, the Yankees still need to find answers to glaring questions. So with baseball games beginning next week, what are the four things we should watch out for during Spring Training games? 1. Can Alex ...

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