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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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Injury Notes: Sabathia, Cervelli, Pineda

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Here's a few quick notes before tonight's game. It's nothing too elaborate considering it's the only news of the evening, but just something to read before the game begins: CC Sabathia:  Sabathia is progressing and he's throwing but he's not doing any bullpen sessions. He'll throw one sometime next week, but Joe Girardi said it's unlikely he'll ...

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Francisco Cervelli could return to Yankees tomorrow

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If you're going to watch tonight's game on YES, take a good look at John Ryan Murphy because tomorrow, he might not be here. Francisco Cervelli is eligible to come off the disabled list on Friday and unless the Yankees plan on designating either Alfonso Soriano or Kelly Johnson for assignment, the logical move would be ...

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Everything is falling into place on the injury front

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There's a lot of negativity surrounding the Yankees right now: they're not playing well, they have a losing record at home, their offense is more dead than the zombies in The Walking Dead and the pitching has given up the small leads the Yankees offense has given them. However, there is some positive news coming the Yankees ...

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Plethora of injuries cause Yankees to question their depth

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When the Yankees broke camp in Spring Training, everyone was healthy and ready to prepare for another season of baseball. There wasn't much question about the Yankees depth and the Yankees figured they could plug some holes should one or two injuries arise. We're two months into the season, and the Yankees depth is now ...

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