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Derek Jeter takes BP one last time

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It's Derek Jeter's final game and it's the final game of the regular season. So what did Derek Jeter want to do on the weekend where he influenced all the decisions? He wanted to take batting practice. “I asked him if he wanted to hit today,” Joe Girardi said. “And he said, ‘You know I always ...

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Masahiro Tanaka gets one last start before offseason

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Masahiro Tanaka's first season as a New York Yankee has had it's ups and it's downs. His season reached an up when he returned from the UCL tear and dominated the Toronto Blue Jays. Now in his final start of 2014, Tanaka hopes to keep the trend going before beginning a hopefully normal winter. “It should ...

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Yankees on the brink of elimination in 5-4 loss to Orioles

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The Yankees are currently on the brink of elimination, and a rough start by Brandon McCarthy gave the Yankees a 5-4 loss to the Baltimore Orioles at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. The Yankees were able to get on the board in the fourth inning on a Chris Young ground out, scoring Chase Headley ...

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McCann and Gardner’s blasts give Yankees 5-2 victory over Blue Jays

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In Masahiro Tanaka's first start since July, he was dominant, he was Tanaka of old and he looked as if he never missed a beat. Brian McCann and Brett Gardner provided the offense and that combination gave the Yankees a 5-2 win over the Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. The Yankees ...

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Brett Gardner hits the 15,000th HR in Yankees franchise history

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The Yankees have the most home runs franchise history and today they made history by hitting their 15,000th home run of the franchise. But who hit it, you ask? Brett Gardner, who was in a 2-for-32 skid in his last nine games hit a solo-shot and his 17th of the year. Brian McCann hit the ...

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Yankees fall to Blue Jays 6-3

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I apologize in advance if the blog seemed a little dry today. I was at the Yankees game getting my final live glimpse at Derek Jeter and while the Yankees lost the game, the plus side was me getting video of Derek Jeter's final at-bat of the evening. With that said, here's the recap for ...

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Ellsbury’s blast propels Yankees to 5-3 win over Blue Jays

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The Yankees are realistically out of the Wild Card race, but they mathematically have been helping their odds. In order to keep the playoff hope alive, the Yankees rallied for a 5-3 victory at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. The Yankees got on the board in the bottom of the first on a Brian ...

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Brandon McCarthy and Brian McCann break down ‘immaculate inning’

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There's probably nothing more rare than a pitcher throwing a perfect game or a no-hitter. But Brandon McCarthy did something on Wednesday night in Tampa that was extremely rare, even for a pitcher: he pitched an immaculate inning. Nine pitches, nine strikes, three strikeouts. Brandon McCarthy has been spectacular since being acquired by the Diamondbacks, and ...

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