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CC Sabathia has his second rehab start

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CC Sabathia had his second rehab start for Double-A Trenton and although we're not supposed to focus on the numbers, it was kind of alarming to see Sabathia's final line. In 3.2 innings, Sabathia gave up five runs (three earned) on five hits, one walk and one hit by pitch. For those interested in velocity, Sabathia's ...

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Joe Girardi discouraged about lineup woes

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The Yankees are going to be without the bat of Jacoby Ellsbury and the power of Mark Teixeira, meaning they are going to have to find a way to manufacture runs without those two in the lineup. Game after game, the media has asked Joe Girardi about the Yankees offensive woes and everyday he's given an answer. ...

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What’s wrong with Brian McCann?

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After last night's extra inning loss, the media asked Brian McCann to assess himself for the first 81 games of the season. His answer? "Horrible." McCann wasn't in the lineup today and the media spend most of the pregame press conference asking Joe Girardi about why he thinks McCann believes he's performing terribly and Girardi just figured ...

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CC Sabathia’s rehab start pushed up to tomorrow

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CC Sabathia was supposed to make his second rehab start on Thursday for Double-A Trenton but now it seems the Yankees plans have slightly changed. According to Bryan Hoch of MLB.com, Sabathia's rehab start with Double-A Trenton has been pushed up to tomorrow, although there's no clear cut reason why. Maybe Joe Girardi will address it ...

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CC Sabathia to make next rehab start Thursday

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In my post about CC Sabathia's first rehab start, I speculated Sabathia could of had his next start on Thursday for Double-A Trenton due to the Thunder promoting tickets for that specific game. In a media session today, Brian Cashman confirmed my speculation: Sabathia will make his next start on Thursday with Double-A Trenton to ...

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Yankees “OK” with Napoli’s comment

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If you had the popcorn all ready for tonight's Red Sox vs. Yankees matchup and you were hoping the Yankees would retaliate because of Mike Napoli's "idiot" comment towards Masahiro Tanaka's pitch selection--then you're going to be disappointed, because according to Joe Girardi there will be no retaliation. “I kind of heard second-hand,” Girardi said. “I ...

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CC Sabathia has first rehab start in Tampa

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CC Sabathia had his first rehab start this evening with the Tampa Yankees and for his first rehab start, he did pretty well; he went 2.1 innings, giving up two runs on three hits and striking out two. According to a scout, Sabathia looked 'like Spring Training', but the most important thing is his knee ...

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Soriano gets a chance to hit against Lester

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Ichiro Suzuki has been the Yankees most consistent hitter against lefties; in fact, he has an .841 OPS. So it was quite puzzling to see Ichiro out of the lineup this evening against Jon Lester, the left handed ace for the Boston Red Sox. Some of the notable left handed hitters were in the lineup facing Lester ...

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