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Injury Report: Teixeira, Robertson, Roberts

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Here are a few updates on the injury front of things as the Yankees prepare for tonight's game against the Rays: Mark Teixeira: Teixeira played three innings in an extended Spring Training game. For those wondering about Teixeira's stats during the game, he had two walks and a strikeout. Teixeira reported no problems with his hamstring after ...

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Yankees look promising as they enter their first off day

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It's hard to believe, but after the two embarrassing games in Houston, the Yankees are 7-4, entering their off day with a 7-6 record and in a three way tie for first place with the Tampa Bay Rays and the Toronto Blue Jays in the American League East. The Yankees have had their fair share ...

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Nova dominates, Beltran homers as Yankees beat Red Sox 3-2

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Ivan Nova needed a good outing to redeem his past two starts, and that's exactly what he did as the Yankees beat the Red Sox 3-2 and took the series three games to one at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx. Nova went 8.1 innings giving up two runs on eight hits while striking out four before ...

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Brian Roberts has back injury

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If you had Brian Roberts being healthy for 12 games before ultimately being injured before Game 13, then congratulations. You'd be correct. According to George A. King III of the New York Post, Roberts was scheduled to start against the Red Sox tonight but was scratched due to a back injury. Yangervis Solarte had the start ...

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Tanaka pitches seven solid innings in 5-4 loss to Orioles

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Masahiro Tanaka made his first start at Yankee Stadium and mimicked his performance in Toronto; he gave up a home run (this time in the second inning) and then settled down to be very effective. In the end, the Yankees met their fate in the ninth inning in a 5-4 loss to the Orioles at ...

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Yankees could possibly lead league in Stolen Bases

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For the past few years, Brett Gardner had been the only Yankees player in his prime who could swipe a base on a consistent basis. The Yankees were never considered a real "speed" team; instead they relied on power to score runs. With the signing of Jacoby Ellsbury, the Yankees now look like a team ...

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Kuroda has quality start but Yanks fall to Astros 3-1

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Hiroki Kuroda did everything right on the mound (minus a few mistakes), and hoped the Yankees offense would be able to help him. Unfortunately the Yankees were 0-for-10 with runners in scoring position as they fell to the Houston Astros 3-1 at Minute Maid Park in Houston Texas. Kuroda went six innings giving up two runs ...

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Kuroda and Tanaka shutout Marlins as Yanks win 3-0

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Hiroki Kuroda and Masahiro Tanaka combined to shutout the Miami Marlins as the Yankees won 3-0 at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida. The Yankees were no-hit until the eighth inning by Marlins pitching but they were able to scratch a run out in the fourth when Brett Gardner got on base with an error, ...

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