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Girardi explains Gardner hitting seventh in potential Opening Day lineup

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This was how the Yankees lineup shaped out today before the Spring Training finale was rained out: Jacoby Ellsbury CF Derek Jeter SS Carlos Beltran DH Brian McCann C Mark Teixeira 1B Alfonso Soriano RF Brett Gardner LF Brian Roberts 2B Kelly Johnson 3B If you switch the positions between Beltran and Soriano, that would be your 2014 Opening Day Lineup. Now, before the season began, ...

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Let the “Farewell Jeter” tour begin!

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George M. Steinbrenner Field has been around since 1996--as a matter of fact, Derek Jeter was there for George M. Steinbrenner's Field first year as the Spring Training complex. So of course it's fitting (and a little sad) Derek Jeter starts by saying goodbye here in his final season as a New York Yankee. The Yankees ...

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Kuroda and Tanaka shutout Marlins as Yanks win 3-0

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Hiroki Kuroda and Masahiro Tanaka combined to shutout the Miami Marlins as the Yankees won 3-0 at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida. The Yankees were no-hit until the eighth inning by Marlins pitching but they were able to scratch a run out in the fourth when Brett Gardner got on base with an error, ...

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Girardi uses nine relievers in 6-0 loss to Phillies

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Nine relief pitchers came out of the Yankees bullpen with Joe Girardi using the old 'Johnny Wholestaff' routine, but the Yankees were unable to come away with the victory as they were shutout 6-0 by the Philadelphia Phillies at George M. Steinbrenner Field. The Yankees had nine hits on the night but they were unable to ...

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Pineda pitches six solid innings in 3-1 loss to Blue Jays

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Michael Pineda pitched six solid innings for the Yankees, but it wasn't enough to overcome the Blue Jays as the Yankees were defeated by the score of 3-1 at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Pineda gave up three runs (two earned) on six hits while striking out two in his start, but the challenge the Yankees faced ...

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CC shuts out Pirates as Yankees win 4-0

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CC Sabathia tried and succeeded to build on his last outing, pitching seven shut out innings as the Yankees defeated the Pirates 4-0 at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Sabathia gave up four hits, struck out seven and only walked one in his second consecutive brilliant outing and his fastball showed signs of promise, topping out at ...

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Nova sparkles as Yankees shut out Braves 7-0

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Ivan Nova went six and change scoreless innings and Carlos Beltran had a three-hit performance as the Yankees defeated the Atlanta Braves 7-0 at Champion Stadium. Nova, who had an up down Spring Training, went 6.1 innings allowing no runs on two hits and five strikeouts with the curveball being his go-to pitch. He only allowed ...

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Soriano leads offensive attack as Yankees defeat Red Sox 8-1 in Tampa

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Michael Pineda went 4.1 innings and Alfonso Soriano had four RBI's on the day as the Yankees defeated the Red Sox 8-1 at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida. Pineda continues to make a strong case for the fifth spot in the rotation, going 4.1 IP with no runs on four hits and five strikeouts. ...

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