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The Good and The Bad: Drew, Rodriguez, Sabathia and Teixeira

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The Yankees trusted in CC Sabathia to propel the Yankees to a series victory. Unfortunately, a rocky second inning and a lack of offense gave the Yankees their first series loss of the 2015 campaign. While CC Sabathia had some good and bad moments, The offense did have a bit of power and squandered an ...

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Report: Austin Romine clears waivers, outrighted to Triple-A Scranton

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Well, it looks like Austin Romine is staying in the Yankees organization after all. The Yankees have announced Romine has cleared waivers and has been outrighted to Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre. Romine was designated for assignment following Saturday's game when the Yankees chose John Ryan Murphy as their back-up catcher. The surprising bit was no one claimed ...

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Yankees choose Murphy over Romine for back-up catcher job

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The final competition in Spring Training has seemed to have ironed itself out, with the Yankees choosing John Ryan Murphy over Austin Romine as the back-up catcher. Romine, who is currently out of options, has been designated for assignment, meaning the Yankees have a few days to either trade him or take the chance and ...

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Competitions draw to a close as final day of Spring Training arrives

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Technically the final day of the exhibition season is tomorrow, but today is the last day the Yankees will play baseball in Florida. Although it's the last day in camp, there are still jobs to be one and competitions going on but the Yankees will make those decisions either today or tomorrow when the Yankees ...

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Report: Phillies and Padres interested in Austin Romine

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While there's no clear frontrunner in the back-up catching competition, it seems other teams are interested in Austin Romine, just in case the Yankees crown John Ryan Murphy as the winner. The Phillies scouts were present at the Yankees/Phillies game last Thursday night where Romine happened to be in the lineup. The Phillies are looking for ...

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CC Sabathia to make Spring debut vs. Blue Jays

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When CC Sabathia takes the hill in this evening's showdown with the Toronto Blue Jays, all eyes will be on him. Not only to see if Sabathia is healthy, but to see if Sabathia can be an effective starter. Sabathia's last two seasons were plagued with injury and mediocrity and while the Yankees aren't expecting ...

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Yankees head to Clearwater to begin Spring schedule

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Today we have reached another important date in the 2015 season: The Yankees head up to Clearwater to play against the Philadelphia Phillies in their Grapefruit League opener. Here's a few thoughts before the Yankees take the field for the first time in 2015: -- Jacoby Ellsbury and Brett Gardner are both in the lineup, and Joe ...

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Random thoughts going into tomorrow’s Spring opener

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The Yankees are playing an intrasquad game today in preparation for their Grapefruit League opener tomorrow. It would be the first "baseball game" the Yankees have played since last September, and for Alex Rodriguez, it would be the first game he's played in almost two years. As the games begin tomorrow, I had some thoughts ...

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