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Yankees have injuries to worry about in 2015

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When the Yankees came into Spring Training earlier this season, they had to deal with a fair amount of injuries, the main injury being Mark Teixeira and his wrist. As the season comes to a close, the Yankees have more injuries to worry about when they go into Spring Training in 2015. Keeping the roster healthy ...

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Jeter completes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

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The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge is sweeping the nation, and just last week Shawn Kelley did the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness for ALS (Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis aka. Lou Gehrig's disease). Following the Ice Bucket Challenge, Kelley nominated Derek Jeter to take a dip in ice water, and a week later, Derek Jeter accepted. Don't worry, ...

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Michael Pineda returns to the mound tonight

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The last time we saw Michael Pineda, he was ejected from a Major League game due to a pine tar incident against the Boston Red Sox. He was initially suspended just 10 games, but when he tried to throw a side session while he was suspended, he felt something in his teres major muscle, causing ...

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Yankees trading Matt Thornton was a peculiar move

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For the past few weeks, the Yankees have been making trades that have helped bolster their roster, from Brandon McCarthy to Stephen Drew. However, a trade that they've made today was quite peculiar: they traded Matt Thornton, who had a 2.55 ERA this season with the ball club. The only thing the Yankees get out ...

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To stay in contention, Yankees need McCann and Beltran to produce

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The Bronx Bombers are currently in contention for a play-off spot, but if they want to have any chance of making it to the postseason, they're going to need to bolster their offense. MLB Network analyst Mark DeRosa discussed the Yankees offensive woes, saying they can't rely on their pitching to win games all the time. “It ...

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Greene and McCarthy help injured riddled Yankees rotation

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This was the Yankees rotation just before the first game of the 2014 season: CC Sabathia Hiroki Kuroda Masahiro Tanaka Ivan Nova Michael Pineda Fast forward to July 22nd and this is current rotation going into tonight: Brandon McCarthy Hiroki Kuroda Shane Greene Chase Whitley David Phelps The point of the small exercise above was to show just how much the rotation had changed in a short ...

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Sabathia relieved to avoid micro-fracture surgery

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When CC Sabathia woke up this morning, he told his wife that for the first time in a long time, he was able to sleep well. Today, he spoke to the media and although he was disappointed that he was going to miss the rest of the 2014 season, he was glad he was able ...

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Yankees elaborate on Sabathia, Tanaka and Pineda injuries

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  Well, the injury bug just keeps biting for the Yankees, the latest blow being CC Sabathia needing knee surgery and missing the rest of the 2014 season. With that being said, here's an elaborate update on three of the four Yankees pitches currently on the disabled list. CC Sabathia: After gaining three opinions, the Yankees decided that ...

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