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Yankees hand the ball to Michael Pineda in series finale


Since Michael Pineda returned to the disabled list, he hasn't allowed more than two runs in his last five starts, not to mention he has a 1.80 ERA in nine starts entering tonight's match-up against the Tampa Bay Rays. In a game the Yankees need to win, they feel more than comfortable handing Pineda the ball. “He’s ...

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Yankees have injuries to worry about in 2015

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When the Yankees came into Spring Training earlier this season, they had to deal with a fair amount of injuries, the main injury being Mark Teixeira and his wrist. As the season comes to a close, the Yankees have more injuries to worry about when they go into Spring Training in 2015. Keeping the roster healthy ...

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Martin Prado’s hamstring injury a lingering issue


Over the weekend, Martin Prado returned to the lineup and although he wasn't moving well, his bat was on fire, which led the Yankees to believe they were on their way of having Prado in the lineup on a regular basis. It has been three days since Prado played, and he wasn't optimistic about playing ...

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Masahiro Tanaka inching closer to a rotation return


Believe it or not, Masahiro Tanaka is one simulated game away from rejoining the Yankees rotation. Tanaka threw three innings and 45-pitches and he proclaimed his arm was stronger than it was two weeks ago when the Yankees were in Detroit. He'll throw an in-between start bullpen before pitching simulated game or a instructional league game ...

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Derek Jeter Day the highlight of today

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Joe Girardi sat on the podium during the pregame press conference, recollecting the significance Yankees captain Derek Jeter has had on this organization for the past 20 seasons. Girardi wasn't just Derek Jeter's manager--he was also his ex-teammate in the late 1990's and he knows like everyone else, it's always hard to fathom when the end ...

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Brett Gardner day-to-day with “stomach issue”

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There was a reason Brett Gardner didn't play in the middle game of this three game set and it was due to him having a slight injury. Joe Girardi spoke after the game, saying Gardner had a "stomach issue" but it sounded more like it was an abdominal issue. Gardner had the same issue before the All-Star break ...

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Pineda dominant, but Yankees lose 1-0 to Royals


Michael Pineda pitched a brilliant game for the Yankees, however James Shields did one better, shutting down the Yankees offense in a 1-0 loss at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. This was the seventh time this season the Yankees were shutout, the fourth time since August 9th. Only three Yankees were able to notch ...

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Kuroda shuts down Red Sox as Yanks win 5-1


In a night where the Yankees needed to take a game from the Boston Red Sox, Hiroki Kuroda had a stellar outing and Brian McCann went 4-for-4 as the Yanks defeated the Red Sox 5-1 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. The Yankees quickly got on the board in the second inning on a ...

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