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Yankees to honor Robinson, Mandela

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The Yankees will honor Jackie Robinson as they do every year on April 15; they'll wear the number 42 which has been retired across baseball to honor a man who broke the color barrier with his bravery and talent. The Yankees also plan to honor the late Nelson Mandela with a plaque in monument park, ...

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Yankees look promising as they enter their first off day

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It's hard to believe, but after the two embarrassing games in Houston, the Yankees are 7-4, entering their off day with a 7-6 record and in a three way tie for first place with the Tampa Bay Rays and the Toronto Blue Jays in the American League East. The Yankees have had their fair share ...

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Nova dominates, Beltran homers as Yankees beat Red Sox 3-2

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Ivan Nova needed a good outing to redeem his past two starts, and that's exactly what he did as the Yankees beat the Red Sox 3-2 and took the series three games to one at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx. Nova went 8.1 innings giving up two runs on eight hits while striking out four before ...

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Francisco Cervelli injures his hamstring

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Well, here goes another injury. Francisco Cervelli left the game in the fourth inning of tonight's Yankees/Red Sox game with a hamstring injury. The play was Cervelli had grounded to second where it appeared to be a double play. On the play, Cervelli grabbed at his hamstring and fell to the ground, unable to get up ...

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Derek Jeter has tightness in his quad

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When I saw the lineup for the Yankees and didn't spot Derek Jeter anywhere in the order, I knew something was wrong. Nothing was terribly wrong but Joe Girardi revealed Jeter had tightness in his quad, something Jeter has been battling with since Friday. With that, Girardi decided to give Jeter the day off even though there's ...

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Nova aims to looks for redemption in series finale vs. Red Sox

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As Ivan Nova prepares to go on the mound at 8:05 p.m., he'll  have to remember he's not only be pitching for the New York area; he'll be on the National stage tonight. The series finale between the Yankees and Red Sox will broadcast on ESPN as part of their 'Sunday Night Baseball' series. Nova is ...

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McCann’s two home runs fuel Yankees past Red Sox in 7-4 victory

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In the first 11 games of the season, the Yankees had seven home runs. Today they had five home runs, including two from Brian McCann who was struggling, going 1-for-17 coming into this game. The five home runs plus Hiroki Kuroda's effective outing led the Yankees to a 7-4 victory at Yankee Stadium in the ...

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Derek Jeter has scheduled day off

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If you were hoping to see Derek Jeter and today was the only game you were going to this season, then you'd be out of luck--Jeter is sitting out. Manager Joe Girardi understands fans want to see Jeter in his final season, but he also has to focus on Jeter's health and well being. "I have to ...

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