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Yankees announce Masahiro Tanaka as Opening Day starter

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Joe Girardi has officially announced Masahiro Tanaka will be the Opening Day starter on April 6th. Girardi also listed the order of the rotation for the first four games: -- Masahiro Tanaka -- Michael Pineda -- CC Sabathia -- Nathan Eovaldi The Yankees haven't announced a fifth starter of yet, but it's heavily possible Adam Warren will get the fifth and ...

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Yankees recreate famous scene from “The Sandlot”

Your browser does not support iframes. While we no longer have Mark Teixeira's talk show "Foul Territory" to entertain us, that's not stopping the Yankees from giving the fans a few laughs right before the season begins. Brett Gardner, Jacoby Ellsbury, CC Sabathia, Brian McCann, Didi Gregorius and an ensemble of Yankees reenacted one of the most ...

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Evaluating the starters in the rotation so far

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There's only 13 days until the baseball season is underway and the games truly matter. Which means it's not a bad time to evaluate each pitcher who has a locked spot in the rotation thus far. We're not going to judge by their ERA or statistics because statistics in Spring Training don't matter, but we're ...

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Sabathia and Yankees head to Port St. Lucie to take on Mets

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Everyone has a specific match-up they look forward to, whether it'd be Yankees vs. Red Sox, Yankees vs. Giants and so forth. However mine is the Subway Series between the Yankees and the New York Mets, and while this isn't a real match-up between the two teams, it's still exciting. What's more exciting is the ...

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Ninth inning rally lifts Yankees to 3-2 win over Astros

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Aside from a shaky first inning, Michael Pineda and the pitchers behind him were dominant. And while the offense couldn't get it going until the ninth inning, they were able to come from behind and take a 3-2 victory over the Houston Astros at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa Florida. The ninth inning rally started ...

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Yankees head to Lakeland to take on Tigers

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After last night's 7-3 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies, the Yankees are taking the bus ride to Lakeland where they'll play the Detroit Tigers in an afternoon matinee. But let's go over a few notes before this afternoon's game. Brendan Ryan is in the lineup for the first time this Spring. He missed the last two ...

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Spring Training Notes: Ellsbury, roster cuts and rotation

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Following last night's game, the Yankees made a few more roster cuts, the Yankees released a plan on when they want to get Jacoby Ellsbury into a game and this morning announced the rotation for the next few days. Here's some quick Spring Training notes: -- The Yankees made five more cuts following last night's game, ...

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Who will start on Opening Day?

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With Opening Day around the corner, Joe Girardi has options on who will take the hill for the first outing of the season. He could go with his Opening Day starter of the last six seasons in CC Sabathia, or he could choose another starter, possibly Masahiro Tanaka. While many are speculating who could be ...

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