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Random thoughts going into the Red Sox series

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With the off day today, I thought I would take time to reflect on the Yankees as they prepare for a three game series where the Boston Red Sox come to town. -- After coming off another bad start where Nuno  gave up multiple home runs (again), he's going to face the Boston Red Sox who have dangerous home ...

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Injury Updates: Beltran, Heathcott, Sabathia

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It's been a quiet series in Toronto so far offense wise and news wise, but there were some injury notes coming out of the big league club (and one injury in the minor leagues). Here's the injury report: Carlos Beltran: Well, Carlos Beltran's return to the outfield won't happen anytime soon. Beltran felt discomfort in his forearm ...

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Sabathia optimistic on road to recovery

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CC Sabathia threw a bullpen session as if he was going to start today, leaving it all on the field while testing the his knee. The next stop for Sabathia is a live batting practice session in Tampa and hopefully he'll get to move onto facing hitters in a simulated game. “I got after it a little bit, ...

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CC Sabathia slated to face hitters on Tuesday

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CC Sabathia's road to recovery continues and he's ready to face live hitters. Sabathia threw a 36-pitch bullpen session today and said his knee feels strong. He'll take the next step and fly out to Tampa to throw live batting practice on Tuesday while the Yankees are in Toronto. If all goes well, he could see ...

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Day 5 of HOPE Week honors Quai and Vaida Jefferson

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As parents get older and they reach their golden years, they hope their children are kind enough to take care of them in their time of need. No parent wants to see their children take on the parental role earlier than they should. When Quai Jefferson was only 6 years old, his mother Vaida Jefferson was ...

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Has Adam Warren grown accustomed to the pen?

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The Yankees continue to stand by their decision of leaving Vidal Nuno in the Yankees rotation, but Nuno has a 5.90 ERA and hasn't won a game since May 7th. Media have suggested that the Yankees move Adam Warren from the bullpen to the rotation, and for now both Brian Cashman and Joe Girardi downplayed ...

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Yankees re-instate Francisco Cervelli from the DL

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Yankees fans, he's back. After hurting his hamstring two months ago while trying to beat out a double play, the Yankees have re-instated Francisco Cervelli from the 60-day disabled list. As a corresponding move, the Yankees optioned catcher John Ryan Murphy to Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre. Ryan didn't necessarily deserve to go back down to Triple-A as he ...

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Whitley, Nuno and Phelps hold down fort as rotation replacements

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The beginning to the Yankees season has not been pretty and when they lost 60% of their rotation by mid-May, it seemed all hope was lost...until Chase Whitley, David Phelps and Vidal Nuno stepped in and held down the fort for the Bronx Bombers in their time of need. "They've kept us afloat," Mark Teixeira said ...

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