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Yankees head to Lakeland to take on Tigers

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After last night's 7-3 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies, the Yankees are taking the bus ride to Lakeland where they'll play the Detroit Tigers in an afternoon matinee. But let's go over a few notes before this afternoon's game. Brendan Ryan is in the lineup for the first time this Spring. He missed the last two ...

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Spring Training Notes: Ellsbury, roster cuts and rotation


Following last night's game, the Yankees made a few more roster cuts, the Yankees released a plan on when they want to get Jacoby Ellsbury into a game and this morning announced the rotation for the next few days. Here's some quick Spring Training notes: -- The Yankees made five more cuts following last night's game, ...

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Who will start on Opening Day?


With Opening Day around the corner, Joe Girardi has options on who will take the hill for the first outing of the season. He could go with his Opening Day starter of the last six seasons in CC Sabathia, or he could choose another starter, possibly Masahiro Tanaka. While many are speculating who could be ...

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Teixeira homers in 4-2 loss to Blue Jays

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CC Sabathia made his Spring debut for the Yankees and most of the regulars were in the lineup. However, the offense wasn't enough as the Yankees fell to the Blue Jays 4-2 at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida. The Yankees scored their first run in the bottom of the second when Stephen Drew hit ...

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CC Sabathia to make Spring debut vs. Blue Jays

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When CC Sabathia takes the hill in this evening's showdown with the Toronto Blue Jays, all eyes will be on him. Not only to see if Sabathia is healthy, but to see if Sabathia can be an effective starter. Sabathia's last two seasons were plagued with injury and mediocrity and while the Yankees aren't expecting ...

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Headley homers in 3-2 win over Phillies


The day before the team's first off-day, Chase Headley went out with a literal bang, sending the Yankees to a 3-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida. The Yankees scored their first run in the bottom of the first on a Brian McCann SAC Fly, plating Jacoby Ellsbury. Chase ...

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Yankees take on Tigers and Blue Jays in split-squad fashion


The Yankees by now are used to playing two games in the same day in the form of doubleheaders. However, today's event isn't a doubleheader, it's two games played at the same time in two different areas. Didi Gregorius, Chase Headley, Stephen Drew and Mark Teixeira headline the lineup staying in Tampa while Brett Gardner, ...

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Yankees tab Michael Pineda to start on Monday


Tomorrow, Adam Warren will get the start for the Yankees as they oppose Doug Fister and the Washington Nationals, but who is Joe Girardi going to send to the mound on Monday against the Tampa Bay Rays? The answer is Michael Pineda, and he'd be just the second locked-in starter from the rotation to appear ...

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