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Yankees drop final game of doubleheader with 5-3 loss

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To say the game was sloppy was pretty much an understatement. Not only was the game sloppy, but it was a back and forth see-saw battle, one that ultimately saw the Yankees fall to the Pirates and settle for the series win instead of a sweep with a 5-3 loss at Yankee Stadium in the ...

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Girardi prefers to keep Solarte low in the order

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Yangervis Solarte leads the team in RBI's and average, so you would figure Solarte would bat higher than seventh in the order. Well, Joe Girardi is in charge of the lineup and at this point, he prefers to keep Solarte in the bottom portion of the lineup. Even in a National League park, Solarte will ...

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McCann has three hits in 12-7 loss to Mets

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The Yankees came into this series needing to take one of the two games at Yankee Stadium. Instead, the pitching blew the game while the offense desperately tried to climb back in a 12-7 loss at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. The Yankees needed a good outing from Vidal Nuno--instead, he handed in his ...

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Beltran hopes cortisone shot keeps him away from in-season surgery

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If there's one thing that's certain about Carlos Beltran's injury, it's this: He's going to need surgery at some point to remove the old bone spur in his elbow. The thing that's uncertain is if the cortisone shot he took can mask the pain and prolong the surgery to the offseason. “If the cortisone does the ...

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Gardner hits grand slam in 9-7 loss to Mets

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In a game that started off great for the Yankees, ended in disaster with the bullpen giving up five runs in a 9-7 loss to the Mets at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. The Yankees were able to get on the board early in the second inning on a Brett Gardner grand slam. The ...

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Mark Teixeira no longer taking health for granted

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It's not a secret Mark Teixeira (when healthy) plays a lot. He averages 153 games a season and has played the entire season twice. Looking back, Teixeira realized playing all those games took a toll on his health and he took himself for granted. “I took it for granted,” Teixeira said. “I think it was 500 ...

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Sabathia’s “big” inning sends Yankees to 5-4 loss over Brewers

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CC Sabathia was hoping for a bounce back start against the Brewers, but instead he had a so-so start. Sabathia's "big" third inning which started with two outs on a Brendan Ryan error sent the Yankees to a 5-4 loss against the Brewers at Miller Park in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Sabathia took the mound and went 5.1 ...

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Robertson a one inning pitcher–for now

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During yesterday's game, it would have made sense to have David Robertson come on the mound for the four out save, territory that former closer Mariano Rivera had seen before. However, eyebrows were raised and minds were muddled when Joe Girardi bought out Shawn Kelley to face Albert Pujols, a day after Kelley threw 30 pitches ...

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