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Gardner and McCann homer in 6-3 loss to Rays

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A game that started off great for the Yankees ended in disaster as they were swept by the Tampa Bay Rays 6-3 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. The Yankees scored in the first inning on a lead-off home run by Brett Gardner. In the bottom of the third, Brian McCann hit a solo home ...

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Joe Girardi discouraged about lineup woes

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The Yankees are going to be without the bat of Jacoby Ellsbury and the power of Mark Teixeira, meaning they are going to have to find a way to manufacture runs without those two in the lineup. Game after game, the media has asked Joe Girardi about the Yankees offensive woes and everyday he's given an answer. ...

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Yankees send Nuno to mound to prevent series sweep

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The Yankees are in dire need of a win for two reasons: they'll be under .500 if they lose and they're in danger of being swept by the Tampa Bay Rays, a team who has the worst record in the American League. With hopes of at least taking the final home game of the series ...

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Yankees fall short to Rays in 4-3 loss in extras

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In the 9th inning, it looked like the Yankees had a chance to win the game. However, the Yankees fell short in the 12th inning, losing 4-3 to the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. While down 2-0 in the third inning, the Yankees scored on an Ichiro hit by pitch, ...

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Yankees pitching struggles in 8-5 loss to Red Sox

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The Yankees offense showed signs of life and for most of the game, it was a see-saw battle against the Boston Red Sox. However, the Yankees pitching was what made it a see-saw game; every time the Yankees pulled legitimately closer, the Red Sox pulled farther away, causing the Yankees to drop the Red Sox ...

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Pitchers duel leaves sour taste as Yankees fall to Red Sox 2-1

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Masahiro Tanaka pitched a very good game for the New York Yankees, but a Mike Napoli home run in the 9th inning was the difference, sending the Yankees to a 2-1 loss against the Boston Red Sox at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. Tanaka pitched a complete game, giving up two runs on seven ...

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Soriano gets a chance to hit against Lester

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Ichiro Suzuki has been the Yankees most consistent hitter against lefties; in fact, he has an .841 OPS. So it was quite puzzling to see Ichiro out of the lineup this evening against Jon Lester, the left handed ace for the Boston Red Sox. Some of the notable left handed hitters were in the lineup facing Lester ...

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Tanaka faces Red Sox in Game 2

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The Yankees got off to a good start in their three game series against the Boston Red Sox, hitting three home runs and getting the start from Vidal Nuno they desperately needed. Tonight, they're going to send Masahiro Tanaka to the mound and he will go for his 12th win of the season. Tanaka's last start didn't ...

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