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Yankees need to lock up David Robertson

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David Robertson isn't Mariano Rivera by any means necessary...but he has done a phenomenal job as the Yankees closer. He's been a fixture in the Yankees bullpen even before Mariano, and he took on responsibility as the newest closer in the post-Mariano Rivera era. Let's face it, if David Robertson goes onto the open market, ...

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Gardner’s blast lifts Yankees to 8-7 win over Red Sox

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The Yankees and Red Sox had a wild one, but they were able to come away with the victory as they beat their Boston rivals 8-7 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. After the Yankees were down 3-0 in the second, they came back with three runs on a Stephen Drew force out and a two-run double ...

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Thoughts coming into today’s off-day

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After losing a three game series against the Texas Rangers, the Yankees are packing their bags and they're heading to Boston where they will play a three game set against their rivals, the Red Sox. Before we get ahead of ourselves, here's a few thoughts on this off-day and the final day before the trade deadline. -- ...

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Homers from Gardner and Ellsbury not enough as Yanks fall 3-2 to Rangers

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The Yankees were vying to take the final game of this three game series, but home runs from Brett Gardner and Jacoby Ellsbury weren't enough as the Yankees fell to the Rangers 3-2, at Global Life Park in Arlington, Texas. Brett Gardner, who had been absolutely ridiculous this series, led off the game with a solo-home run, ...

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Brett Gardner’s power a nice surprise for the Yankees

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It's not surprising Brett Gardner has one of the best averages on the team, it's not surprising Brett Gardner leads the team in OBP and it's not surprising he's been one of the most clutch performers on the team. However, this number is surprising: 13. 13 represents the number of home runs Brett Gardner has hit ...

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Gardner homers (again) as Yankees out-slug Rangers 12-11

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For the past few days, Brett Gardner has been the lone offensive spark for the Yankees. The Yankees needed a win. Gardner needed some help. In the end, Gardner was able to lead the Yankees lineup in a slug-fest battle against the Texas Rangers, ending in  a 12-11 Yankees victory at Globe Life Park in ...

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Michael Pineda to begin rehab assignment Sunday

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Michael Pineda...you are officially on the rehab clock. Pineda threw a 45-pitch simulated game today in Tampa and Joe Girardi heard Pineda was "very good". The next game Pineda will throw will be a rehab game, and that will start Pineda's 30 day clock before he can return to the Yankees. “He will make a start somewhere,” Giradri ...

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Gardner homers twice in 4-2 loss to Rangers

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The Yankees came into Texas hoping to get their six game road trip off on the right foot. However, the Yankees offense (minus one player) struggled, causing them to fall to the Texas Rangers 4-2 at Globe Life Park in Arlington, Texas. The Yankees two runs came via Brett Gardner, who homered in the 3rd and the 5th ...

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