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Yankees will decide tomorrow whether to place Texieira on the DL

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The Yankees have a tough decision to make tomorrow, and it has to do with whether they will place Mark Teixeira on the disabled list. “It’s just seeing how he feels after three or four days (of rest),” Girardi said. “And then we’ll decide if we think it’s going to be in the near future that ...

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Greene and McCarthy help injured riddled Yankees rotation

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This was the Yankees rotation just before the first game of the 2014 season: CC Sabathia Hiroki Kuroda Masahiro Tanaka Ivan Nova Michael Pineda Fast forward to July 22nd and this is current rotation going into tonight: Brandon McCarthy Hiroki Kuroda Shane Greene Chase Whitley David Phelps The point of the small exercise above was to show just how much the rotation had changed in a short ...

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McCann believes McCarthy could be a top-of-the-rotation starter

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Brandon McCarthy's numbers while with the Arizona Diamondbacks aren't pretty, and some Yankees fans seemed hesitant about the McCarthy trade just because of his 3-10 record and ERA over 5. Since becoming a Yankee, he's pitched approximately 12 innings and gave up two earned runs, helping the Yankees plug in the hole that was recently ...

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McCarthy shines as Yanks beat Reds 7-1

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In his first start at Yankee Stadium, Brandon McCarthy shined. Of course it helped the Yankees were able to get the offense going, and with the pitching and hitting on the right track, the Yankees were able to defeat the Reds 7-1 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. The Yankees were able to get ...

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Ellsbury’s home run leads Yankees to 4-3 win over Reds

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In their first game back from the All-Star Break, the Yankees immediately got back to work with their offense and defense,  subsequently beating the Cincinnati Reds 4-3 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. The Yankees were able to score in the bottom of the first inning on a Brian McCann RBI double, plating Brett ...

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Reds vs. Yankees pitching matchups

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Friday, July 18 Yankees: David Phelps (3-4, 3.94 ERA) Reds: Mike Leake (7-7, 3.54 ERA) Time: 7:05 p.m. T.V./Radio: YES Network/WFAN Who's Hot vs. Leake: Brett Gardner (1-for-3, .333 AVG), Kelly Johnson (2-for-5, .400 AVG), Brian McCann (2-for-8, .250 AVG) Who's Not vs. Leake: Francisco Cervelli (0-for-3, .000 AVG), Brendan Ryan (0-for-4, .000 AVG) Saturday, July 19 Yankees: Brandon McCarthy (3-10, 4.80 ERA) Reds: Alfredo Simon (12-3, 2.70 ERA) Time: 1:05 p.m. T.V./Radio: YES Network/WFAN Who's Hot ...

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What do the Yankees need to do to become contenders?

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There are 68 games left of the 2014 season, and the Yankees are in between on the "contender/pretender" scale. They have a chance to make a postseason run, but with them at the .500 mark to begin the second half of the season, the Yankees need to improve before they can even think about trying to ...

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Jacoby Ellsbury gets start at DH

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When you look at the lineup, the first thing that jumps out at you isn't Kelly Johnson playing left field...it's Jacoby Ellsbury as the Yankees DH. It turns out, Ellsbury becoming the Yankees DH wasn't an accident. “He just needed it,” Girardi said. “Physically he needs it.” Ellsbury had a day-off before the Yankees hit the road, but ...

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