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Yankees roster has changed dramatically since 2009

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Five years ago today, the New York Yankees won the 2009 American League pennant, advancing to the World Series and defeating the Philadelphia Phillies for their 27th World Series championship, the most in baseball history. The Yankees had one of the most powerful rosters that season and you would think the team wouldn't have changed much ...

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Derek Jeter’s 100% certain about retirement

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We all remember the time Andy Pettitte retired only to return to the Yankees after taking a season off...only to retire again. It was a roller-coaster ride that was enjoyed by Yankees fans until the ride came to the end. If you were hoping Derek Jeter would follow his Core Four teammate on the same ...

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Masahiro Tanaka off to “so-so” start

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If you're a Yankee fan, you would think Masahiro Tanaka is by far the best Yankees pitcher in the rotation; I surely believe so. However, if you ask Tanaka how he believes he's doing so far, he'd say he's doing "so-so". So-so? A pitcher with a 3-0 record and a 2.27 ERA is doing so-so ...

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Derek Jeter honored in Houston for first stop of Farewell Tour

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We've seen this with Mariano Rivera and now we're going to see it with Derek Jeter. Last night, the Houston Astros honored Jeter in a two minute ceremony, giving him a cowboy hat, pinstriped cowboy boots and golf clubs. Jeter shook hands, watched an honorary video montage and got back to his routine before the ...

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Yankees unveil Opening Day lineup

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Joe Girardi announced the 2014 Opening Day Lineup during today's Yankees workout session and this is how it will look on tomorrow night's lineup card: Jacoby Ellsbury CF Derek Jeter SS Carlos Beltran RF Brian McCann C Mark Teixeira 1B Alfonso Soriano DH Brett Gardner LF Brian Roberts 2B Kelly Johnson 3B CC Sabathia P Just for kicks (and to make a comparison), here's last year's Opening Day lineup: Brett Gardner CF Eduardo Nunez SS Robinson Cano 2B Kevin Youkilis 1B Vernon Wells LF Ben Francisco DH Ichiro ...

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Spring Training: Day 7 Notes

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It was a busy day for the players as they headed on the field to work out together for the first time this Spring. It was also a slightly somber day, knowing this was Derek Jeter's last "first" workout of his career. Here is some news that came out today as we close out Day ...

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Reflecting on Derek Jeter and the Core Four

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I've been a fan of the New York Yankees ever since I was 10 years old. My dad was the one who introduced me to the Yankees, although I became a fan by accident. He was trying to mold my brother into becoming a Yankees fan but my brother became a fan of the Boston ...

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Pettitte, Rivera and Robertson to be honored at BBWAA dinner

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The Baseball Writers Association of America is holding their annual banquet in New York City tonight and three Yankees are to be honored at the ceremony. Mariano Rivera and Andy Pettitte are in attendance to accept the Toast of the Town award while David Robertson will pick up the Good Guy Award, which was voted by ...

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