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CC shuts out Pirates as Yankees win 4-0

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CC Sabathia tried and succeeded to build on his last outing, pitching seven shut out innings as the Yankees defeated the Pirates 4-0 at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Sabathia gave up four hits, struck out seven and only walked one in his second consecutive brilliant outing and his fastball showed signs of promise, topping out at ...

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Yankees sweep split squad in Tampa and Panama

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While yesterday was a low day for the Yankees, they promptly turned it around and took both of the Split Squad games, winning 7-3 over the Atlanta Braves in Tampa, Florida and 7-0 over the Miami Marlins in Panama City, Panama. Yankees 7, Braves 3 recap GMS Field: Tampa, Florida Masahiro Tanaka had the start for the Yankees ...

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Sabathia’s velocity causes concern as Yankees fall to Nats 3-2

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CC Sabathia was out-dueled by Jordan Zimmerman during today's 3-2 loss to the Washington Nationals and he simply said this when he was asked about his start: “I sucked today. We can leave it here in Vero or Viera or wherever we are; just go on to the next one.” Sabathia gave up three runs on four ...

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Rainy day on Tanaka day

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Well, I don't think this is how the Yankees drew it up on Masahiro Tanaka's start day: it's raining in Tampa. Tanaka was supposed to start against the Phillies today, and although the game hasn't been cancelled as of yet, it's still unlikely the Yankees will play with all the rain. CC Sabathia was also supposed ...

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CC Sabathia not discouraged about fastball velocity

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It was CC Sabathia's first Spring game of the 2014 season, and it didn't take long for his fastball to be the center of attention. During yesterday's game, the YES Network clocked Sabathia's fastball at 88 MPH, three miles per hour less than what his fastball was last season. Despite the low velocity, CC's not discouraged ...

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Tanaka dazzles as Yankees shutout Phillies 4-0

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Masahiro Tanaka's Major League debut came in the fifth inning of today's 4-0 victory against the Phillies, and it was safe to say, Tanaka was nervous about facing Major League hitting for the first time in his career. "I was nervous, but it was a really good nervous," Tanaka said through an interpreter. "It's the first ...

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Tanaka set to make his debut

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If there's any game during Spring Training that should have you in front of the television at 1 p.m., this one is it. CC Sabathia is slated to make his Spring start for the Yankees after having a rough 2013 season--but he's not the only one Yankees fans should look out for. Hiroki Kuroda and ...

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Michael Pineda to throw a sim game

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Fans hoping to get a glimpse of Michael Pineda in a Spring Training game might have to wait a little while longer. Instead of getting right into a live Spring Training game, Pineda will throw a simulated game. Joe Girardi said the Yankees are playing to move a little slowly with Pineda, just to make ...

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