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Girardi acknowledges Aceves’s good outing

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Joe Girardi admits Alfredo Aceves saved the Yankees bullpen yesterday afternoon when he was forced to take CC Sabathia out after 3.2 innings. Aceves actually pitched longer (and better) than CC, going 5.1 innings of no run ball. While Aceves pitched well enough to be in the rotation, Girardi will keep him in the bullpen, ...

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CC knocked around as Yanks fall to Rays 5-1

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CC Sabathia hoped he could have a strong outing and bounce back from his last start, one where he gave up four runs in the fifth inning and sending his team to a loss. Instead, CC turned in his worst start since 2009, only going 3.2 innings while giving up five runs in a 5-1 ...

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Aceves excited for (second) chance with Yankees

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There were certain Yankees that were on the 2010 team when Alfredo Aceves was on the roster. As a matter of fact, Brett Gardner (2008-present) and Derek Jeter (1995-present), two guys who have been with the Yankees long enough to remember old faces, were thrilled to see Aceves. Aceves is also excited for his second go-round with ...

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Yankees call up Alfredo Aceves

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After the Yankees bullpen threw 182 pitches in last night's wild loss, the Yankees brought up a fresh (and familiar) arm. The Yankees called up Alfredo Aceves from Triple-A Scranton Wilkes Barre and have designated Chris Leroux for assignment. This comes after Leroux gave up five runs on five hits in the 14th inning of last night's ...

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Across the AL: The effects of Red Sox injuries

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The fracture sustained by Curtis Granderson in his first at-bat of the spring is certainly a huge blow to a Yankee offense that, according to Joe Girardi, already had to “find different ways to score runs.”  While no team likes to see its players get injured, it can be argued that if an injury is going ...

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Aceves may have given Teixeira a gift home run

Since returning from the DL, Mark Teixeira played in three games against the Red Sox and he went 1-for-12. That one was a home run off former Yankee and current Red Sox malcontent Alfredo Aceves. As it turns out, Teixeira thinks that Aceves might have been making it easy on him by throwing him only changeups ...

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Quote: Cashman on Why the Yankees Didn’t Re-Sign Alfredo Aceves

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Via Peter Abraham of the Boston Globe: "I offered [Alfredo Aceves] a minor league contract, that was it. I wasn't going to do anything more than that," said the GM. "Because of the back issue, we could not give him [a Major League contract]. He was throwing off the mound for us and he always ...

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Red Sox Sign Alfredo Aceves to Major League Deal

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Via Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe: This just in: the Red Sox have signed Alfredo Aceves to a Major League deal. This stings. Aceves was great for the Yankees in 2009. He pitched 84 innings in 43 games with a 3.54 ERA and a 10-1 record. He missed most of 2010 with a back injury and ...

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