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Brett Gardner was offered Derek Jeter’s old locker

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It's become quite obvious no one can replace Derek Jeter in the clubhouse or on the field, but one day someone is going to have to take his vacant locker, the same locker he occupied for the last 19 seasons. The question is, who? The Yankees answered that question on Friday when equipment manager Rob ...

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Sabathia and Yankees head to Port St. Lucie to take on Mets

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Everyone has a specific match-up they look forward to, whether it'd be Yankees vs. Red Sox, Yankees vs. Giants and so forth. However mine is the Subway Series between the Yankees and the New York Mets, and while this isn't a real match-up between the two teams, it's still exciting. What's more exciting is the ...

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Joe Girardi not amused with Brett Gardner climbing over the wall

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During today's 3-2 win against the Houston Astros, one of the most talked about stories after the game was Brett Gardner hopping over the center field wall to retrieve Chris Young's glove after Young lost it on a two-run home run by Chris Carter. However, while most people found it comical, Joe Girardi wasn't amused ...

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The fifth starter competition too close to call

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One of the biggest competitions this Spring is the competition for the fifth spot in the rotation, and while there were multiple candidates considered for the role as camp began, there seems to be only two heavily considered for the role; Adam Warren and Esmil Rogers. Joe Girardi said he was beginning to take into account ...

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Yankees head to Lakeland to take on Tigers

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After last night's 7-3 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies, the Yankees are taking the bus ride to Lakeland where they'll play the Detroit Tigers in an afternoon matinee. But let's go over a few notes before this afternoon's game. Brendan Ryan is in the lineup for the first time this Spring. He missed the last two ...

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Spring Training Notes: Rodriguez and Ryan

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Here's a few Spring Training notes to hold you over until this evening's match-up with the Phillies. -- Alex Rodriguez is back in the lineup tonight after a scheduled day-off. He's expected to make the road trip to Lakeland tomororw to take on the Detroit Tigers. -- Brendan Ryan is on the travel list to head to ...

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Yankees play third straight night game vs. Phillies

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While yesterday's game was exciting--and taxing, tonight's is a whole new ball game...mainly because the Yankees play their third straight night game. Before we move onto tonight's game, let's discuss everything that happened last night. Masahiro Tanaka once again looked great last night, giving up no runs in 3.2 innings. Tanaka didn't say much about his ...

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Jacoby Ellsbury diagnosed with low-grade oblique strain

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The Yankees recently sent Jacoby Ellsbury to get a precautionary MRI, and the MRI revealed Ellsbury has a low-grade oblique strain. The Yankees have shut Ellsbury down and he's not slated to do any baseball activity for the next week. The Yankees originally suspected it was a quad strain, only for Joe Girardi to say it ...

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