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Could Joe Girardi end up in the hot seat if 2015 goes awry?

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Over the last two seasons, the Yankees have been a disappointment. They missed the postseason for two years in a row and witnessed legends hanging up their cleats for the final time in their legendary Hall-of-Fame careers. But lost in the two back-to-back seasons where the Yankees didn't make the postseason was Joe Girardi's impressive ...

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When injuries occur, who replaces who?

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On Tuesday, we projected the Yankees 25-man roster and who could break camp with the team once Spring Training finishes. But one thing we are going to have to factor in are injuries. Over the course of the season, injuries are going to occur and the Yankees are going to have to find replacements for ...

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Projecting the Yankees 25-man roster

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Although we won't find out the 25-man roster until the beginning of April, it's about that time where we project who will make the team, and who will find themselves starting the season elsewhere. Now, believe it or not the Yankees aren't really looking to fill multiple holes in their roster, but as Joe Girardi ...

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CC Sabathia throws first bullpen of the Spring

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CC Sabathia threw his first bullpen of the Spring this morning, which included fastballs and changeups. But if there's one thing Sabathia is focused on, it's perfecting his pitches so he can have a healthy and successful 2015 season. “Just making sure that my control is where it needs to be (this season),” Sabathia said. “(Making ...

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Joe Girardi addresses the media for the first time this year

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Joe Girardi held his annual "State of the Yankees" address at camp this morning, and covered quite a few topics from players competing for playing time to Alex Rodriguez to the current state of the Yankees rotation. -- Girardi started the press conference by saying this year's Spring Training will be more of an open camp ...

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Report: Yankees to discuss using a sixth starter in April and May

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With pitchers and catchers reporting to Spring Training on Friday, the Yankees have to begin forming their rotation, which is currently full of question marks. CC Sabathia, Masahiro Tanaka, Michael Pineda and Chris Capuano are expected to be in the rotation but with Sabathia, Tanaka and Pineda's health issues, along with Capuano's questionable effectiveness, the ...

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Brian Cashman compares Yankees “ifs” of 2015 to 1996

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With the Yankees coming to camp later this week, there will a lot of 'ifs' and question marks on many of their star players If Masahiro Tanaka's elbow stays in one piece... If the Yankees bullpen can replicate their success from last year... If the Mark Teixeira's and Carlos Beltran's can stay healthy... If the Jacoby Ellsbury's and Brett ...

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Larry Rothschild: Reports on Masahiro Tanaka are positive

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While many have been concerned with Masahiro Tanaka's elbow, Larry Rothschild isn't as worried, especially since all reports on Tanaka's elbow have been nothing but positive. “So far he’s felt good,” Rothschild said while at the Yankees minor league complex on Monday. “He’s had a good winter.” Tanaka is doing his normal offseason workouts in Japan and ...

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