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Offense fizzles on Mariano Day as Yanks fall to Giants 2-1

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A day that was full of celebration for closer Mariano Rivera (and starter Andy Pettitte), ended on a sour note as the offense couldn't provide more than one run in a 2-1 loss to the San Francisco Giants. Andy Pettitte was phenomenal in his final start at Yankee Stadium, throwing seven innings plus, giving up two ...

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Nova throws complete game shutout as Yankees win 6-0 vs. Giants

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The Yankees couldn't take advantage of the Toronto Blue Jays over the weekend, but thanks to quality pitching by CC Sabathia and Ivan Nova, the Yankees were able to take the first two games with the San Francisco Giants in dominance. Ivan Nova threw his second shutout of the season, powered by offense as the ...

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Rodriguez’s record-breaking grand slam leads Yankees to 5-1 victory over Giants

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Alex Rodriguez's grand slam was a foreshadowed event--at least in the WCBS 880 booth. John Sterling was mentioning the all-time grand slam record, Lou Gehrig having 23 while Rodriguez also had 23, moments before the home run gave the Yankees four more runs in a 5-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants. CC Sabathia and Tim ...

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Pettitte will retire at the end of the season

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The New York Yankees announced today that LHP Andy Pettitte will once again retire following the 2013 season. Here was Andy Pettitte's statement from today's press conference: “I’m announcing my retirement prior to the conclusion of our season because I want all of our fans to know now—while I’m still wearing this uniform—how grateful I am for ...

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Boone Logan wants to stay a Yankee

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Boone Logan thought that his career had taken a turn for the worst when he couldn't figure out what was bothering his elbow. It was a lingering issue all season, but he figured he could pitch through it without it becoming a reason for him to miss playing time. Unfortunately, Logan he felt a sharp ...

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Offense quiet as Yanks are blanked 2-0 vs. Blue Jays

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In the last month or so, Andy Pettitte has been the Yankees best pitcher. He was denied a victory in his previous two starts because the bullpen blew his lead. Tonight he got the loss because the Yankees couldn't score against R.A. Dickey. The Yankees couldn't get the timely two out hit, stranding five runners in ...

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Timely hits give Yankees a 5-4 victory over Orioles

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If the game of baseball was judged by how many hits a team had during the game, then the Baltimore Orioles would win, outhitting the Yankees 13-6. However, what mattered in today's game was the importance of the hits. The Yankees scored five runs on six hits, Andy Pettitte pitched effectively through 6.1 IP and ...

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Bullpen implodes as Yankees fall to Red Sox 12-8

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Everything was looking great for the New York Yankees. Andy Pettitte finished six strong innings of three run ball, leaving with a five run lead in hopes that he would get his 11th win of the season and his 21st career win over the Boston Red Sox. Instead, Phil Hughes, Boone Logan, Preston Claiborne and ...

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