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A week in review: Beltran, Gardner, Girardi, Jeter, Steinbrenner

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In the first week of the offseason, plenty of things happened to the New York Yankees. No blockbuster signings happened as of yet, but it was still an entertaining week of Hal Steinbrenner placing blame on himself for another Yankees postseason-less season and Joe Girardi explaining his disappointment in not being able to have his ...

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Who should be the next Yankees Captain?

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In their history, the Yankees have had their leaders, and the Yankees have had their captains. The most recent captain was a player we've seen on the field for the last 20 years, his name being Derek Jeter. With Jeter's retirement, the Yankees are without a captain leading them in their quest to "Chase for 28". ...

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Alex Rodriguez talks Derek Jeter in new interview

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Derek Jeter and Alex Rodriguez's 'frenemy' relationship has been highly documented by the media since the two of them shared the field as Yankees teammates , but in one of the few interviews Rodriguez did since being suspended for the entire 2014 season, Rodriguez had nothing but praise for the former Yankees shortstop. “He’s been the head ...

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2014 Yankees: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

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With the 2014 season now complete, it's time to look back at what the Yankees have done this season. There were some good moments, some bad moments and some ugly moments. Let's take a look back at the year and discuss 'The Good, The Bad and The Ugly'. The Good -- It was a good offensive year ...

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Joe Girardi has “end-of-the-season” address

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Brett Gardner's not the only one who had a "end-of-the-season" address; in fact he beat Joe Girardi to it two weeks ago. This afternoon, Joe Girardi held his press conference at Yankee Stadium and while you could sense disappointment in his voice, he was also optimistic about next year. One of the biggest issues with the Yankees ...

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Ready or not, it’s the “A-Rod Era”

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Yesterday marked the end of the Derek Jeter and the Core Four era and today marks the beginning of a new era: The Alex Rodriguez Era. We're still a few weeks away but once the final out of the World Series is recorded, Alex Rodriguez will be an active member of the New York Yankees and he will ...

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Joe Girardi won’t move Derek Jeter down in the lineup

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This has been a topic of discussion in Yankees land today, and some Yankees fans (myself included) believe it would be a better move to have the struggling Derek Jeter (who hit .207 in August) move down in the order. Joe Girardi moved Jorge Posada down in the lineup in 2011 and he flat-out benched ...

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Yankees prepare for their series against the Red Sox

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Tonight begins a crucial series for the Yankees as they face the Boston Red Sox in a three game set at Yankee Stadium, but before we get into the Red Sox series, let's talk about the ground the Yankees gained while they were idle on Labor Day (which I still found rather odd, considering the ...

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