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Tanaka solid in first start as Yanks win 7-3 over Blue Jays

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It was an inauspicious start to Masahiro Tanaka's career in the Major Leagues. He gave up three runs in the first two innings and it left many fans wondering if Tanaka had his prized pitch, the splitter. But he was able to give the Yankees seven effective innings and in the end he surely didn't ...

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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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Opening Day is here!

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Well, the day we thought would never come has finally arrived! Opening Day is here! This Opening Day is slightly sentimental since this will be the final Opening Day of Derek Jeter's career--just one of the many lasts for Jeter this season. Not only will there be lasts, but there will also be firsts. This is the ...

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Girardi explains Gardner hitting seventh in potential Opening Day lineup

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This was how the Yankees lineup shaped out today before the Spring Training finale was rained out: Jacoby Ellsbury CF Derek Jeter SS Carlos Beltran DH Brian McCann C Mark Teixeira 1B Alfonso Soriano RF Brett Gardner LF Brian Roberts 2B Kelly Johnson 3B If you switch the positions between Beltran and Soriano, that would be your 2014 Opening Day Lineup. Now, before the season began, ...

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Scott Boras loses grievance claim against Carlos Beltran

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Scott Boras lost a $1.3 Million grievance claim against Yankees right fielder Carlos Beltran this week, ending a lengthy legal battle which began back in 2011. Beltran left Boras's agency in October of 2011, which was four months before his contract was slated to expire, and signed with the St. Louis Cardinals for a two-year, $23 ...

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Offense gets to R.A. Dickey in 10-6 loss to Blue Jays

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The Yankees were able to get to R.A. Dickey early, but the bullpen couldn't hold the lead as the Yankees fell to the Blue Jays 10-6 at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium. The offense scored six runs in the first two innings; in the first inning a Derek Jeter walk and singles from Carlos Beltran, Alfonso Soriano ...

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Girardi uses nine relievers in 6-0 loss to Phillies

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Nine relief pitchers came out of the Yankees bullpen with Joe Girardi using the old 'Johnny Wholestaff' routine, but the Yankees were unable to come away with the victory as they were shutout 6-0 by the Philadelphia Phillies at George M. Steinbrenner Field. The Yankees had nine hits on the night but they were unable to ...

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Pineda pitches six solid innings in 3-1 loss to Blue Jays

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Michael Pineda pitched six solid innings for the Yankees, but it wasn't enough to overcome the Blue Jays as the Yankees were defeated by the score of 3-1 at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Pineda gave up three runs (two earned) on six hits while striking out two in his start, but the challenge the Yankees faced ...

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