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Brett Gardner’s back (but he’s hitting 8th in the order)

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Let's start with the good news and then we'll go to the bad news. Good News: Brett Gardner is back in the Yankees lineup. Bad News: Brett Gardner is hitting eighth in the order. Is Joe Girardi going to stick with Gardner lower in the order and Jacoby Ellsbury in the lead-off spot? The answer is...no. See, Girardi's lineup is ...

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Brett Gardner hopes to play tonight

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Brett Gardner has been out of the lineup since Sunday afternoon with a sore ankle, but he's hoping tonight is the night where he'll be penciled in to face David Price and the Detroit Tigers. Gardner hit in the cage on Tuesday and he wanted to run for the first time since fouling a ball off ...

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Shawn Kelley’s latest internet find a good luck charm for Yankees

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  Last week, Shawn Kelley was browsing the internet and had a tab opened to Amazon.com, trying to find his latest purchase. He happened to come across a horse mask, worth $19.32 and had a rating of 4.5 stars. He figured he would buy the mask, just to garner a few laughs in the Yankees clubhouse. Instead, ...

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Yankees Injury Notes: Gardner, Teixeira

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Here's a few minor injury notes as the Yankees prepare to play this one make-up game against the Kansas City Royals. If the Yankees want to win five in a row, it won't be easy: They're facing James Shields, who's having a pretty good year. Brett Gardner: Brett Gardner says his ankle is feeling much better but the ...

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Gardner and Ellsbury sit vs. Sale…with injuries

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The Yankees are facing the White Sox ace Chris Sale today in the final game of this three game set and if there's one thing the Yankees lineup is lacking, it's their main lefty hitters. Brian McCann, Brett Gardner and Jacoby Ellsbury all weren't in the lineup, but in the case of Gardner and Ellsbury, ...

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Prado’s walk-off single secures 4-3 Yankees victory over White Sox

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Yesterday morning, Brett Gardner and Chase Headley made it clear that the team needed to start scoring runs, even going as far as holding a meeting prior to yesterday's 3-0 victory against the Houston Astros. It seemed the rest of the offense took something valuable away from the meeting as they fought back with four unanswered ...

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Yankees held a meeting where they “cleared the air”

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The hitters knew that they were struggling, their energy was low and their chances of October were waning. With that hanging over their heads, some of the Yankees hitters called a meeting before yesterday's 3-0 win where they "cleared the air". So Brett Gardner, what did the Yankees talk about during their meeting? “I just told Derek ...

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Yankees offense just not getting it done

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The Yankees have been an incredibly inconsistent bunch all year long and it's getting to the point where it's coming down to the wire on whether they will make the postseason or not. There are 38 games left to play, the Yankees offense has had it's woes and the bullpen is suddenly shaky. Girardi wouldn't ...

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