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A Seinfeld-Themed Look at the 2013 MLB Season

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“You want to talk about hotels, or you want to win some baseball games?” George Costanza asked a youthful Derek Jeter and Bernie Williams in wake of the Yankees’ 1996 World Series win. “That is one magic loogie,” exclaimed Jerry as he discounted the inaccurate story of Keith Hernandez spitting on Kramer and Newman. “You know, George, ...

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A-Rod might not be back before rehab clock expires

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Alex Rodriguez is down with High-A Tampa rehabbing from his injury. By most accounts things are not going well. He's just 2-for-15 so far and isn't running at 100 percent. Time is ticking too as A-Rod needs to be activated by July 22nd otherwise the Yankees would have to shut him down for five games and ...

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Teixeira will undergo season ending wrist surgery and the STFU-saga

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Mark Teixeira's injured tendon sheath in his wrist "has not adequately healed" and he will require surgery that will keep him out for the rest of the season to repair it. Teixeira injured the wrist back in the beginning of March. They tried rehab rather than surgery to get him back, but after just three rehab ...

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Cashman to A-Rod: Shut the f–k up

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Alex Rodriguez finally dipped his toe into the world of Twitter on May 31st. Since then he has a total of nine tweets, but, in classic A-Rod fashion, he was quick put his foot in his mouth when he tweeted this: Visit from Dr. Kelly over the weekend, who gave me the best news - the ...

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The Yankees add Reid Brignac, place Andy Pettitte on the DL, and more

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The Yankees offense has taken a step back this year, but they are still one of the best teams in baseball largely because of their pitching staff. That staff took a big hit last week as Andy Pettitte went on the DL with a strained trapezius muscle. The Yankees recalled Vidal Nuno to take his place in ...

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Yankees place Kevin Youkilis on the DL, Recall Corban Joseph

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Joe Girardi said after last night's game the MRI done on Kevin Youkilis' back was clean, but it looks like he's going on the DL anyway, according to Chad Jennings of the Journal News. Infielder Corban Joseph will take his place on the roster. Youkilis has missed seven of the last eight games with a back ...

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Brian Cashman is smart not to take credit for Yankees strong start, and other notes

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The Yankees had some big holes in the lineup going into the season and most weren't afraid to point them out. There was the drop-off behind the plate, in right field, and forget about plugging any hole with Vernon Wells as he was done and that was a horrible trade. Almost a month later and the ...

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Help is on the way for the Yankees as Teixeira is cleared to swing a bat

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Mark Teixeira took a big step in his return to the field yesterday when he swung a bat for the first time since he tore the tendon sheath in his wrist during Spring Training. He actually took swings on Tuesday in a pool underwater, but yesterday was the first day that he was cleared to take ...

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