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Pineda strikes out seven in 4-1 win over Red Sox

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The Yankees needed a dominant outing from Michael Pineda to snap a two game skid, and they got one as the Yankees defeated the Boston Red Sox 4-1 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx. Pineda earned his first win since 2011, going six innings while giving up one run on four hits with seven strikeouts. With ...

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Nova tagged for seven runs as Yanks fall to Orioles 14-5

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Ivan Nova had a bad yet effective start his last outing, but this time he was all bad as he only went 3.2 innings in a 14-5 loss to the Baltimore Orioles at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx. Nova gave up seven runs on 10 hits with 3 strikeouts in 3.2 innings of work before he ...

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Jeter guides Yankees to 4-2 victory over Orioles in final home opener

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In Derek Jeter's final home opener of his career, he lingered for a few moments before entering the batters box, letting the crowds cheers surround him. This was the final time he would step into the batters box during a Yankees home opener, and he wanted to take in all the emotions. But he also ...

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Gardner goes yard as Yankees beat Blue Jays 6-4 for series win

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Going into today's game, the Yankees didn't have a home run this season, which was slightly hard to believe. Well, if you had Brett Gardner in your pool as to who would hit the first Yankees home run of the season (I did), you'd be right. That home run made the difference as the Yankees ...

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Tanaka solid in first start as Yanks win 7-3 over Blue Jays

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It was an inauspicious start to Masahiro Tanaka's career in the Major Leagues. He gave up three runs in the first two innings and it left many fans wondering if Tanaka had his prized pitch, the splitter. But he was able to give the Yankees seven effective innings and in the end he surely didn't ...

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Ichiro and Solarte spark offense as Yankees beat Astros 4-2

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Yangervis Solarte had a rare start at third base while Ichiro Suzuki had a rare start in the outfield; but both Solarte and Ichiro were the main offense for the Yankees as they were able to salvage the final game of the series and beat the Houston Astros 4-2 at Minute Maid Park in Houston ...

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Yankees could possibly lead league in Stolen Bases

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For the past few years, Brett Gardner had been the only Yankees player in his prime who could swipe a base on a consistent basis. The Yankees were never considered a real "speed" team; instead they relied on power to score runs. With the signing of Jacoby Ellsbury, the Yankees now look like a team ...

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Kuroda has quality start but Yanks fall to Astros 3-1

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Hiroki Kuroda did everything right on the mound (minus a few mistakes), and hoped the Yankees offense would be able to help him. Unfortunately the Yankees were 0-for-10 with runners in scoring position as they fell to the Houston Astros 3-1 at Minute Maid Park in Houston Texas. Kuroda went six innings giving up two runs ...

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