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Yankees defeat FSU 8-3 in Spring opener

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The Yankees played their first game this Spring, defeating FSU by a score of 8-3. Sure, the starters left after the third inning, but the backups were impressive, and FSU also drew their own crowd when Jameis Winston appeared later in the game. The only Yankee regular starter to get a hit was Brett Gardner, while ...

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Spring Training: Day 11 Notes

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Yesterday was full of baseball news while today was extremely quiet since the Yankees did their workout early to go on a team bonding trip. However there was some news from camp so lets end the final day of workouts before an actual game with some notes. -- Masahiro Tanaka believes he's ready to get into ...

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Spring Training: Day 8 Notes

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It was another relatively quiet day but things should heat up by next week since that's when games are slated to begin. To end the day, let's go over some notes and news from camp for the day. -- Brett Gardner and Jacoby Ellsbury practiced their bunting on one of the back fields. I heard Gardner ...

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CC Sabathia encouraged by his mechanics and strength

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In 2003, CC Sabathia went to see Dr. James Andrews in Alabama to have his mechanics analyzed and stored in Andrew's database. Ten years later, Sabathia returned to Andrews's office in Alabama to have his mechanics analyzed and compared to his older tests. “It’s the same as it was 10 years ago,” Sabathia said. “… Pretty ...

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Tanaka completes first day of workouts

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As Day 2 of Spring Training draws to a close, here are some final notes and pieces from today. -- Masahiro Tanaka had a good first day of workouts, but there were some differences between workouts in America and workouts in Japan. In Japan, Tanaka would throw longer bullpens because the pitchers would only pitch once ...

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Spring Training: Day 2 Notes

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Team workouts began today and everything was encouraging for the Yankees. No one grabbed anything, no injuries were reported, so all and all it was a good day. It was also an interesting day for Masahiro Tanaka, who was followed by the media everywhere he went. He threw a bullpen, ran four laps and had ...

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Workouts begin today!

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It's Day 2 of Spring Training and today marks the first day of pitchers and catchers workouts. The players are going to keep it pretty simple today. CC Sabathia, Hiroki Kuroda, Masahiro Tanaka and Ivan Nova are slated to throw full bullpen sessions. And if you're hoping on an update on Manny Banuelos, I have one. ...

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Sabathia happy Yankees have a “pair of aces”

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CC Sabathia has always been known as the workhorse of the staff and the Yankees ace, ever since he signed with the team in the 2008-2009 offseason. Now, Sabathia has to share the stage with the newest Yankee, Masahiro Tanaka. Sabathia doesn't mind sharing the role of ace with the young Japanese star, and is ...

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