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Gardner and Ellsbury sit vs. Sale…with injuries

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The Yankees are facing the White Sox ace Chris Sale today in the final game of this three game set and if there's one thing the Yankees lineup is lacking, it's their main lefty hitters. Brian McCann, Brett Gardner and Jacoby Ellsbury all weren't in the lineup, but in the case of Gardner and Ellsbury, ...

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Joe Torre honored at Yankee Stadium, No. 6 retired

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2014 has been an overwhelming and joyous season for former Yankees skipper Joe Torre. After being honored in Cooperstown last month, Torre was honored at Yankee Stadium yesterday afternoon in a ceremony where he received a plaque in Monument Park and his No. 6 jersey retired. “To have your number retired for any team is certainly ...

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Masahiro Tanaka continues to make progress

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This was supposed to be the pregame notes before the game but I was having an issue trying to post it (my WordPress app was not cooperating with me). So instead, I scrapped the other notes only applying to before the game and just left the main story: Masahiro Tanaka taking the next step in his return to the Yankees ...

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As September draws near, Jeter still content with retirement decision

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With September coming up, the 2014 season (and Derek Jeter's final season) is slowly coming to an end, and a Yankees team without Jeter is beginning to become a reality. You may be wondering by any chance if Jeter is questioning his decision to retire--he isn't. "I think you just realize it. I don't know if there's ...

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Yankees Notes: Beltran, Jeter, Phelps, Torre

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Here's a few loose notes and tidbits before tonight's Yankees/White Sox game. A reminder to everyone, tonight's game is on My9 but the Yankees post game will be on YES Network.  Carlos Beltran: Beltran had planned to be ready to play tonight, but Joe Girardi thought against it and went with Brian McCann as the DH. Instead, Beltran ...

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Yankees held a meeting where they “cleared the air”

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The hitters knew that they were struggling, their energy was low and their chances of October were waning. With that hanging over their heads, some of the Yankees hitters called a meeting before yesterday's 3-0 win where they "cleared the air". So Brett Gardner, what did the Yankees talk about during their meeting? “I just told Derek ...

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Yankees Notes: Beltran, Phelps, Wheeler, Whitley

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Here's some Yankees notes before this afternoon's matinee against the Houston Astros. By the way, this is a game the Yankees need to win; they've lost four of their last five games against the Astros this season and they're five games behind the Detroit Tigers for the second American League Wild Card spot. Carlos Beltran: Carlos Beltran ...

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Yankees offense just not getting it done

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The Yankees have been an incredibly inconsistent bunch all year long and it's getting to the point where it's coming down to the wire on whether they will make the postseason or not. There are 38 games left to play, the Yankees offense has had it's woes and the bullpen is suddenly shaky. Girardi wouldn't ...

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