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Report: Yankees trade Yangervis Solarte to Padres for Chase Headley

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Chase Headley? Welcome to the New York Yankees. The New York Yankees have acquired Chase Headley from the San Diego Padres for Yankees third basemen Yangervis Solarte and Class A Pitcher, Rafael DePaula. The Padres will pay $1 Million off Headley's contract. In 77 games with the San Diego Padres this season, Headley is hitting .229 with ...

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Yankees Trade Rumor: Yankees show interest in John Danks

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The Yankees have been busy scouting pitchers for a possible trade. They sent scouts to watch Cliff Lee in Philadelphia last night and now they're in early talks to discuss a possible trade with the Chicago White Sox for John Danks. Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reported the following early Tuesday morning: "The Yankees, to no one's ...

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Greene and McCarthy help injured riddled Yankees rotation

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This was the Yankees rotation just before the first game of the 2014 season: CC Sabathia Hiroki Kuroda Masahiro Tanaka Ivan Nova Michael Pineda Fast forward to July 22nd and this is current rotation going into tonight: Brandon McCarthy Hiroki Kuroda Shane Greene Chase Whitley David Phelps The point of the small exercise above was to show just how much the rotation had changed in a short ...

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Injuries keep piling up for Mark Teixeira

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Mark Teixeira is supposed to be a constant at first base, but this year he's spent more time worrying about injuries than he's been on the field. Teixeira had been on the DL with a hamstring injury and was benched following back, wrist, knee, groin and fatigue issues. The latest injury Teixeira is facing is a ...

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Mark Teixeira out of lineup with a mild lat strain

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Both Brian McCann and Mark Teixeira have the day-off going into tonight's game, but there's one significant problem; McCann's day-off was planned, Teixeira's wasn't. The Yankees announced Mark Teixeira has a mild lat strain and in order to let it heal, Joe Girardi will have Teixeira sit on the bench for the next three to four ...

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Rangers vs. Yankees pitching matchups

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Monday, July 21 Yankees: Shane Greene (2-0, 1.32 ERA) Rangers: Miles Mikolas (0-2, 10.05 ERA) Time: 7:05 p.m. T.V./Radio: YES Network/WFAN Note: Brian McCann is the only Yankee with an at-bat against Mikolas, resulting in a walk. Tuesday, July 22 Yankees: Chase Whitley (4-5, 5.10 ERA) Rangers: Nick Martinez (1-6, 5.10 ERA) Time: 7:05 p.m. T.V./Radio: My9/WFAN Note: No Yankee has faced Nick Martinez coming into tonight. Wednesday, July 23 Yankees: David Phelps (4-4, 3.87 ERA) Rangers: Yu Darvish (9-5, 2.88 ERA) Time: 7:05 ...

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Carlos Beltran’s bat is beginning to heat up

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Carlos Beltran had multiple set-backs during the first half of the season with injuries and a cold bat, but in the last few weeks, he has been getting into the swing of things and  I'm sure Yankees fans will admit, it's a very good sight to see. “I feel good, I’m seeing the ball good and just ...

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Yankees release statement on Derek Jeter Day ticket controversy

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There was an article in the New York Post newspaper this morning, claiming the Yankees were going to raise ticket prices for Derek Jeter's ceremony. In response to that, the Yankees released a statement discussing the issue. The New York Yankees would like to clarify any misperceptions or inaccuracies contained in a story today (July 20, ...

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