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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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Pineda has solid outing as Yanks shutout Orioles 6-0 in Tampa

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Michael Pineda struck out five in his first televised outing as the Yankees shutdown the Orioles 6-0 in game two of the split squad series. Pineda went 2.2 IP, giving up no runs while striking out five and walking one but the outing wasn't all smooth sailing. Pineda had little control of his fastball but used ...

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Sabathia’s velocity causes concern as Yankees fall to Nats 3-2

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CC Sabathia was out-dueled by Jordan Zimmerman during today's 3-2 loss to the Washington Nationals and he simply said this when he was asked about his start: “I sucked today. We can leave it here in Vero or Viera or wherever we are; just go on to the next one.” Sabathia gave up three runs on four ...

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Ellsbury and Gardner to play in the outfield

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I have literally been waiting for this moment ever since the Yankees signed Jacoby Ellsbury to play for them for the next seven years. Today we'll get a glimpse of what the outfield will look like with Brett Gardner patrolling left field and Jacoby Ellsbury patrolling center. Sure, the lineup has Ellsbury and Gardner hitting ...

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Maddon: “McCann best move of Yankees offseason”

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Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon is a fan of many of the moves the Yankees made this offseason, but there's one move that he enjoys more than the others: the signing of Brian McCann. “McCann, it starts right there for me. To be able to get McCann behind the plate, what he brings … not ...

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Phelps shuts down Rays before Yankees tie 3-3

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David Phelps pitched five scoreless innings as the Yankees ended up in a tie with the Rays, 3 runs apiece at George M. Steinbrenner Field Sunday afternoon. Phelps, who is a contender for the fifth spot in the rotation, pitched a gem, giving up no runs on three hits in five innings. 39 of Phelps's 53 ...

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