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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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Yankees fall to Orioles 3-2

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There's nothing more to say than to describe this loss as heartbreaking and crushing. Just when it looked like the Yankees were going to leave with a split, a walk-off hit by former Yankee and now Oriole Kelly Johnson sent the Yankees to a 3-2 loss at Camden Yards in Baltimore, Maryland. In the top of the ...

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It’s easy being Greene in 3-2 win over Orioles

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The Yankees needed a good start from Shane Greene to keep them afloat in the AL Wild Card race, and Greene did just that, propelling the Yankees to a 3-2 victory over the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards in Baltimore, Maryland. The Yankees scored all three of their runs in the second inning on a Brian ...

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Offense bails out Capuano in 8-5 victory over Rays

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Chris Capuano didn't last very long in the game, but the Yankees offense and the bullpen were able to pick Capuano up, scoring eight unanswered runs in an 8-5 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. The Yankees got on the board in the bottom of the first on ...

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