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Mike Napoli’s choice of words sparks fire under Yankees / Red Sox rivalry

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Coming into the series, the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox rivalry didn't have the fanfare that it's had in years past. The Red Sox are just fighting to stay out of the American League East cellar while the Yankees are so close to first place they could almost taste it; so it's quite obvious the ...

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Rivera prefers Pedroia over Cano in new book

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No one was expecting Mariano Rivera to release a book right after retiring from baseball, but hey--free time on your hands usually results to awesome things right away. The book was published today, but there was something interesting in the book that caught everyone's attention: if Rivera had to pick between Dustin Pedroia or Robinson ...

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Yankees finish bizarre road trip

Yangervis Solarte

I've seen the Yankees play in many road trips and there were instances where bizarre things happened. However, this has to be the first road trip where something bizarre happened in every single game. There were blowouts, there were position players on the mound,  there was a triple play, there were ejections, there were ...

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Jacoby Ellsbury prepares for first trip to Fenway as a Yankee

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The last time Jacoby Ellsbury and the Yankees played against the Boston Red Sox, it was on home turf at Yankee Stadium for a four game set, ultimately ending with the Yankees winning three of them. Tomorrow, the Yankees will head to Boston and play the Red Sox (it's Patriots Day in Boston so the Yankees ...

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Sabathia implodes in the sixth as Yanks fall to Red Sox 4-2

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For the first five innings, CC Sabathia was cruising along and it seemed he was the CC of old. Unfortunately, he imploded in the sixth inning, giving up four runs as the Yankees fell to the Red Sox 4-2 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx. CC Sabathia went seven innings, giving up four runs on six ...

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Controversy clouds last nights Yankees victory

Michael Pineda

There's no denying Michael Pineda pitched a brilliant game against the Boston Red Sox last night and he surely deserved the win, but Pineda's performance was overshadowed by one glaring topic: what was on Pineda's hand during his outing? It was brought to the attention of viewers and social media in the third inning by Red ...

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Red Sox OF Gomes discusses Yankees signings

Jonny Gomes

The Yankees/Red Sox rivalry is Major League Baseball's premium rivalry in the sports world. Whenever the Yankees and Red Sox are together for a series, emotions tend to run high. And if a teammate from the Yankees or the Red Sox makes a statement about their opponent, it tends to fuel a fire and cause ...

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What factored in the umpires ‘obstruction’ call during Game 3 of the World Series?

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I know this post has nothing to do with the New York Yankees but last night's ending to the St. Louis Cardinals and Boston Red Sox World Series Game 3 was so odd and so mind boggling that it deserves to be looked at one more time. Also there was a lot of debate last ...

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