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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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Seven completely random Yankees questions

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Whenever there's a Yankees off-day, I usually skim around the internet and either read or watch things that have to do with the Yankees. Today, I stumbled upon an article from the Wall Street Journal that tends to happen every year. Yankees players were asked a variety of questions that had to deal with certain ...

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What 6 story-lines will develop in the Yankees second half?

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In the first half of the season, the Yankees main story-lines have been about Derek Jeter, Masahiro Tanaka, the multiple injuries surrounding the team and the inconsistency of the lineup. With the first half behind us, let's take a look at some story-lines that are still recurring in the second half of the season, as ...

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2014 Yankees mid-season report cards: Position Players

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I did something like this at the end of the 2013 season, but with the All-Star Break upon us, I figured it would have been a good time to grade the players on what they've done so far. Each day until the All-Star Break ends, I'll post a mid-season report card for the Position Players, ...

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Gardner homers in rain shortened 3-1 loss to O’s

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  The Yankees and Orioles were stuck in a rain delay for approximately two hours, but the damage had already been done. The Yankees had fell to the Orioles in a five inning 3-1 loss at Camden Yards in Baltimore, Maryland, sending them to a series loss against Baltimore. The Yankees lone run came in the first ...

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Yankees call up Bryan Mitchell

The Yankees have announced they have called up Bryan Mitchell from Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre. As a corresponding move, Zoilo Almonte has been optioned to Triple-A Scranton. One side note: Kelly Johnson is playing LF today with Brett Gardner in CF and Jacoby Ellsbury on the bench. Fingers crossed Johnson fields LF with authority.

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Despite troubles, Yankees could still find a way to win AL East

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The Yankees have played mediocre baseball throughout the first half of the season, but they have one thing going for them as they prepare for the second half of the season: The entire American League East has flaws. The Baltimore Orioles don't have a true ace in their rotation, the Toronto Blue Jays are missing ...

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Greene blanks O’s as Yanks win 3-0

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In just the second start of his MLB career, Shane Greene was able to fool the powerful Baltimore Orioles lineup,  leading the Yankees to a 3-0 shutout victory at Camden Yards in Baltimore, Maryland. The Yankees offense had been up and down, but three runs was just enough to get the job done. The Yankees first ...

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