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CC Sabathia to make Spring debut vs. Blue Jays

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When CC Sabathia takes the hill in this evening's showdown with the Toronto Blue Jays, all eyes will be on him. Not only to see if Sabathia is healthy, but to see if Sabathia can be an effective starter. Sabathia's last two seasons were plagued with injury and mediocrity and while the Yankees aren't expecting ...

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Headley homers in 3-2 win over Phillies

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The day before the team's first off-day, Chase Headley went out with a literal bang, sending the Yankees to a 3-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida. The Yankees scored their first run in the bottom of the first on a Brian McCann SAC Fly, plating Jacoby Ellsbury. Chase ...

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Yankees take on Tigers and Blue Jays in split-squad fashion

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The Yankees by now are used to playing two games in the same day in the form of doubleheaders. However, today's event isn't a doubleheader, it's two games played at the same time in two different areas. Didi Gregorius, Chase Headley, Stephen Drew and Mark Teixeira headline the lineup staying in Tampa while Brett Gardner, ...

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Yankees tab Michael Pineda to start on Monday

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Tomorrow, Adam Warren will get the start for the Yankees as they oppose Doug Fister and the Washington Nationals, but who is Joe Girardi going to send to the mound on Monday against the Tampa Bay Rays? The answer is Michael Pineda, and he'd be just the second locked-in starter from the rotation to appear ...

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Let’s play two!

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We're only three games into Spring Training, but today the Yankees are pulling a double duty, which means we play two games. Think of today's contests as practice for day-night doubleheaders, which I'm positive will happen throughout the course of the season. This afternoon, some of the Yankees veterans are making their way to Clearwater ...

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Yankees 2014-15 Offseason in Review

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Last offseason, the Yankees spent nearly $500 Million to boost the offense (Jacoby Ellsbury, Brian McCann, Carlos Beltran) and the rotation (Masahiro Tanaka). However, this offseason they took a more economical approach, an approach that had fans questioning whether this was George Steinbrenner's Yankees or the economical Yankees. Believe it or not, this offseason was ...

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Getting to know the Major League roster–with stats

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The New York Yankees released their 2015 New York Yankees Media Guide today and after getting my copy, I skimmed through and found some interesting stats on the players locked to make the 25-man roster. So I decided to share the stats I found the most interesting in the media guide. Who knows, one of ...

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Yankees unsure when Alex Rodriguez will make Spring debut

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Earlier today, the Yankees announced their starters for the first three games of Spring Training. However, one thing that wasn't disclosed was when Alex Rodriguez would play his first Spring game. Manager Joe Girardi toyed with the idea of having Rodriguez go with the team on Tuesday to Clearwater when the Yankees play the Philadelphia Phillies ...

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