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Yankees vs. Rays pitching matchups

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Friday, August 15 Yankees: Brandon McCarthy (4-1, 2.21 ERA) Rays: Alex Cobb (7-6, 3.41 ERA) Time: 7:05 p.m. T.V./Radio: YES Network/WFAN Who's Hot vs. Cobb: Mark Teixeira (2-for-6, .333 AVG) Who's Not vs. Cobb: Jacoby Ellsbury (3-for-13, .231 AVG), Brett Gardner (2-for-10, .200 AVG), Derek Jeter (1-for-9, .111 AVG), Ichiro Suzuki (3-for-17, .176 AVG) Saturday, August 16 Yankees: Shane Greene (2-1, 2.89 ERA) Rays: Drew Smyly (7-10, 3.73 ERA) Time: 4:10 p.m. T.V./Radio: YES Network & ...

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Thoughts as Yankees begin series with Rays

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The Yankees begin a three game series against the Tampa Bay Rays this weekend, and it's gotten to the point where each series is more crucial than the next. Here's some thoughts going into this wseries. -- The Yankees already lost their last two series between the Cleveland Indians and the Baltimore Orioles. It now becomes ...

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Hal Steinbrenner expects A-Rod to return in 2015

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Alex Rodriguez has popped into the news every now and again this season, which is much less than what Yankees fans are used to. The main reason behind it is Rodriguez was suspended for the entire 2014 season due to his ties in the Biogenesis scandal. Rodriguez had made it clear he's not going to ...

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Kelley: Yankees should look at second wild card spot

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There's a fine line between being honest and being slapped in the face with a dose of harsh reality, and it's more troublesome when a player on your favorite team is the one slapping the fans in the face by telling them not to focus on the AL East lead. Shawn Kelley at the time knew ...

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Yankees Notes: Pineda, Tanaka, Kuroda

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Here are a few notes from the Yankees before tonight's game with the Baltimore Orioles. Michael Pineda: The Yankees have officially activated Michael Pineda from the disabled list. As a corresponding move, the Yankees have designated Chris Leroux for assignment. Masahiro Tanaka: Masahiro Tanaka threw again on flat ground today, this time throwing nothing but fastballs. Tanaka ...

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Michael Pineda returns to the mound tonight

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The last time we saw Michael Pineda, he was ejected from a Major League game due to a pine tar incident against the Boston Red Sox. He was initially suspended just 10 games, but when he tried to throw a side session while he was suspended, he felt something in his teres major muscle, causing ...

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Yankees to stick to the schedule

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The New York Yankees have announced they will stick with then rotation they have, meaning Michael Pineda will still make his start tomorrow night. The Yankees have an off day on Thursday and they will use Brandon McCarthy on Friday, Shane Greene with extra rest on Saturday and Chris Capuano on Sunday.

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Yankees vs. Orioles game postponed

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The New York Yankees vs. Baltimore Orioles game has been postponed, according to Mark Feinsand of the Daily News. The Yankees will play a day-night doubleheader on September 12 when the Yankees return to Camden Yards. Shane Greene was slated to pitch tonight with Wei-Yin Chen opposing him. No word on if Girardi will move Greene ...

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