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MLB will not suspend Pineda but will talk to Yankees

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Well, it looks like the Michael Pineda pine tar story has one final chapter before we can put the story to rest. Joe Torre (who is the vice president of baseball), spoke to Brian Cashman and the Yankees earlier today regarding the pine tar issue from last night. Torre said Pineda will not be suspended and ...

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Francisco Cervelli wins the backup catcher role

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The hit T.V. show "Survivor" and the Yankees backup catching competition have one huge thing in common: The contestants are eliminated one by one until there is one competitor remaining.  In a way, the Yankees catching competition was it's own game of "Survivor". John Ryan Murphy was eliminated yesterday when he was optioned to minor ...

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Brendan Ryan’s back feels better, but won’t make Opening Day roster

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Brendan Ryan had a cortisone shot in his back on Saturday and was able to sleep throughout the night for the first time in a while. However, he still feels the pinched nerve in his back and he told the media he won't play at all this week. That almost guarantees he won't make the ...

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Brendan Ryan likely to start season on the DL

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Brendan Ryan hasn't played in a Spring Training game since March 4th due to a back injury and although he was feeling better before last nights game, another back injury flared up which led to Ryan  going through the famous MRI tube. The MRI readings showed a pinched nerve in his back, most likely meaning ...

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Ellsbury absent from batting practice

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Jacoby Ellsbury was scheduled to take batting practice with some of his teammates while half the team went to Fort Meyers to play the Boston Red Sox. The only problem was, Ellsbury never showed up. Ellsbury also left George M. Steinbrenner field and the Yankees as of yet haven't given a reason. Ellsbury went through a ...

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Some notes and tidbits: Tanaka, Ryan, Ellsbury

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Here are some notes and tidbits to end another day of Spring Training: -- The Yankees released their rotation for the rest of the week, up until the off-day on Monday. Masahiro Tanaka will take a bus ride to Fort Meyers on Saturday to play the Minnesota Twins while Hiroki Kuroda will pitch in a minor ...

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Jeter: Panama visit an “experience I’ll never forget”.

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The players that went to Panama have the complete day off today, with them coming back to George M. Steinbrenner Field tomorrow. The trip had been successful with the Yankees being able to honor Mariano Rivera in his home country, and the trip meant a lot to Rivera's close friend Derek Jeter, who was honored ...

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Jacoby Ellsbury has tight right calf

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Well, the last 24 hours have not been kind to the Yankees: They lost to the Orioles, they were no-hit by the Marlins and now they've lost their center fielder for a couple of days. Rob Thomson told the media Jacoby Ellsbury has a tight right calf and he's been scratched from the lineup as well ...

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