Tag Archives: Andy Pettitte

Pettitte prepares for final start of his career

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In less than a half-hour, Andy Pettitte will take the mound in his hometown in Houston, playing what seems to be a meaningless game for the Yankees. However, there's more to this start that meets the eye. This start will be the final start that Andy Pettitte will take the mound and pitch in his ...

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Notes and News: Cano, Kuroda, Rodriguez, Pettitte, Rivera

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Unlike yesterday where there were a bunch of top stories going on, it's quiet today. So, I'm basically going to sum up just small details of what happened today. Robinson Cano: As we all know, Robinson Cano made headlines yesterday after an article came out that Cano was asking for 10-years, $305 Million. Cano was asked about ...

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Exit Sandman: Rivera’s emotional farewell at Yankee Stadium

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It was the final home game of the 2013 season, and Mariano Rivera knew that this would be the final time that he would pitch at Yankee Stadium. He was going to get into the game no matter what the score, and get into the game he did. Joe Girardi put Mariano Rivera in the game ...

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It’s Mariano Rivera Bobblehead (Voucher) Night!


So as you all know, tonight is the final bobblehead in the Yankees four bobblehead collection series, and of course it's the greatest closer of all time--Mariano Rivera. However, the Yankees had a slight misstep in their promotion: the Mariano Rivera bobbleheads weren't at the stadium when it was time to hand them out to ...

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Off-Day Notes: Sabathia, Pettitte, Wild-Card race

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It's the final off-day of the Yankees regular season (and possibly for 2013), so let's go over some quick notes that happened today. -- CC Sabathia's dismal 2013 season has come to an end due to--can you guess--an injury. He has a Grade 2 left hamstring strain, which he obtained during his last start. The recovery ...

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


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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