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A week in review: Lidle, Long, Minaya, Roberts, Search for a hitting coach

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The third week of the offseason was easily the quietest one so far for the Yankees but things did happen. Let's take a look back at all the news that occurred this week. -- October 11 was the eight year anniversary of the death of former Yankees pitcher Cory Lidle. Lidle passed away in an airplane ...

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Brian Roberts retires after 14 seasons

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Derek Jeter wasn't the only Yankee to hang up his cleats in 2014. According to MLB.com, Brian Roberts announced his retirement after 14 seasons in the Major Leagues. He spent majority of his career with the Baltimore Orioles and his final year was with the New York Yankees before he was released from the team in ...

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Reviewing the Yankees trade transactions

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Throughout July, the Yankees had made multiple transactions with hopes of making the team better and turning them into a contending (possibly wild card) team. Let's look at every trade the Yankees made this month and weigh in. July 6, 2014 The New York Yankees have acquired RHP Brandon McCarthy and cash considerations from the Arizona Diamondbacks ...

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Roster Moves: Roberts, Sizemore

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The Yankees have made some roster moves after acquiring Martin Prado and Stephen Drew and one of them has to deal with...Brian Roberts. Brian Roberts: The Yankees have announced they have designated Brian Roberts for assignment. Brian Cashman said Stephen Drew will be the Yankees second basemen and Martin Prado will see a bulk of his time ...

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Some notes and tidbits before tonight’s game

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It's been pretty quiet for the Yankees before tonight's game, but there were some small notes lingering here and there before tonight's series finale. -- Joe Girardi said the other day he was going to rest Brian Roberts for a few days, mainly because he was beat up. It was odd to Roberts, considering he felt ...

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Michael Pineda to begin rehab assignment Sunday

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Michael Pineda...you are officially on the rehab clock. Pineda threw a 45-pitch simulated game today in Tampa and Joe Girardi heard Pineda was "very good". The next game Pineda will throw will be a rehab game, and that will start Pineda's 30 day clock before he can return to the Yankees. “He will make a start somewhere,” Giradri ...

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Mark Teixeira and Carlos Beltran make progress

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Mark Teixeira and Carlos Beltran have both battled injuries recently, but there's good news for the both of them coming into the series finale against the Toronto Blue Jays. Mark Teixeira: Mark Teixera went into the batting cage and took 50 swings--25 from each side--with hitting coach Kevin Long this morning. Once Teixeira finished his swings, he ...

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Yankees get back on track at Yankee Stadium

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Before this 10 game home stand, the Yankees were under .500 while playing at Yankee Stadium this season. Coming into today's game, the Yankees are 7-1 this home stand and now have a 25-24 record at Yankee Stadium, pushing them above .500 for the first time since June 20 when they were 17-16. “We’ve played good ...

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