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Should the Yankees honor Alex Rodriguez’s milestone bonus?

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When Alex Rodriguez hit his 659th career home run off Jon Niese during yesterday's 6-4 win over the Mets, it caused all eyes to land on Rodriguez; not because Rodriguez did anything wrong or because he helped the Yankees win the game, but because Rodriguez is now one home run away from tying Willie Mays ...

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Rodriguez homers in 6-4 win over Mets

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On a night where the Yankees and Mets battled in the finale of the first round of the Subway Series, the Yankees came out on top, defeating the Mets 6-4 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. The Yankees scored in the bottom of the first when Alex Rodriguez hit a solo-shot, the 659th home ...

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Yankees cruise to Motor City after defeating the Rays

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First off, I'd like to apologize for there not being a post yesterday. Long story short, I had a medical emergency and basically spent the entire day waiting to be seen.  Before we move on to today's post, let's talk about what happened yesterday in Yankees Universe. -- Michael Pineda and the New York Yankees went ...

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Tanaka dazzles in 9-0 victory over Rays

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When the Yankees desperately needed a series win, they turned to Masahiro Tanaka to assist the Yankees in their goal. Luckily, Tanaka had more than enough help when the Yankees exploded in the seventh inning to beat the Tampa Bay Rays 9-0 at Tropicana Field in Tampa Bay, Florida. It was a tight contest until the ...

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Alex Rodriguez surprised by early success

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If Alex Rodriguez wasn't in the lineup last night, the Yankees would have went 2-for-6 with runners in scoring position and the only run would have came on Stephen Drew's 100th career home run. Rodriguez alone went 3-for-4 with two home-runs and four RBI in last night's 5-4 win over the Tampa Bay Rays. “Without Alex, ...

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Yankees still searching for recipe to success

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When you follow a cake recipe, you have to put in all the ingredients for the cake to come out just right. If you forget to add something like butter, flour or most importantly sugar, the cake turns out wrong and it's ultimately a disaster. Now, apply that logic to the 2015 New York Yankees, ...

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Bullpen implodes as Yankees fall 7-5 to Orioles

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The Yankees seemed like they were well on their way to a series win after Nathan Eovaldi left the game with the lead. But the bullpen giving up five runs in the sixth inning was just enough to send them to a 7-5 loss against the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards in Baltimore, Maryland. In the ...

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Rainy Day Notes: Gardner and Rodriguez

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It's a rainy day in the Northeast and according to Weather.com, there's actually a chance the start-time of tonight's game could be delayed. With that said, there's a few notes as the Yankees prepare for the middle game of this three game set. -- Brett Gardner is out of the lineup after getting hit on the ...

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