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Alex Rodriguez slated to make his Spring debut

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The Yankees are slated to take the field this afternoon at George M. Steinbrenner Field, but the one getting most of the attention is Alex Rodriguez, who hasn't played in approximately 17 months. If you have access to a television, the game will be on the YES Network at 1:00 p.m. In the meantime, here are ...

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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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Getting to know the Major League roster–with stats

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The New York Yankees released their 2015 New York Yankees Media Guide today and after getting my copy, I skimmed through and found some interesting stats on the players locked to make the 25-man roster. So I decided to share the stats I found the most interesting in the media guide. Who knows, one of ...

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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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Jacoby Ellsbury and Brett Gardner belong at the top of the order, but who leads off?

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Jacoby Ellsbury and Brett Gardner are both obvious locks for the roster. They're both also locks to start on Opening Day and they're slated to play side-by-side in the outfield. However, the main question concerning them isn't where they're going to play, it's where they're going to hit in the order. At first glance, Ellsbury ...

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Projecting the Yankees 25-man roster

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Although we won't find out the 25-man roster until the beginning of April, it's about that time where we project who will make the team, and who will find themselves starting the season elsewhere. Now, believe it or not the Yankees aren't really looking to fill multiple holes in their roster, but as Joe Girardi ...

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Happy Spring Training!

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Happy Spring Training everyone! Today the pitchers and catchers make their way to Tampa where they'll report for physicals and talk to the media. Joe Girardi is slated to begin his press conference with the media at around 11:00 a.m. and if you live in the Metropolitan area, you can watch the press conference on the ...

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Brian Cashman compares Yankees “ifs” of 2015 to 1996

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With the Yankees coming to camp later this week, there will a lot of 'ifs' and question marks on many of their star players If Masahiro Tanaka's elbow stays in one piece... If the Yankees bullpen can replicate their success from last year... If the Mark Teixeira's and Carlos Beltran's can stay healthy... If the Jacoby Ellsbury's and Brett ...

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