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Greg Bird makes progress in returning to Yankees

On a cold and rainy day at Yankee Stadium, first baseman Greg Bird was one step closer to reuniting with his Yankees teammates on the 25-man roster. According to Bryan Hoch of MLB.com, Bird took dry swings at a wet and cold … Continue reading

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Why didn’t Rob Thomson use Gary Sanchez in the ninth inning?

During the ninth inning of the Yankees 5-4 loss against the Tampa Bay Rays, the Yankees had three players on the bench; Chase Headley, Aaron Hicks and Gary Sanchez. And with Austin Romine standing in as the final out against Rays … Continue reading

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Sabathia leads Yankees to 7-1 win over Royals

Yankees @ Royals FINAL: Yankees 7, Royals 1 WIN: CC Sabathia (3-2, 4.93 ERA) LOSS: Jason Hammel (1-6, 6.20 ERA) The Yankees began a stretch where they have games over the next 20 days on Tuesday night, and their first … Continue reading

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Why did the Yankees slot Matt Holliday at first base?

  Matt Holliday playing first base isn’t just to get him playing time during inter league play. Prior to the Yankees game against the Houston Astros, Joe Girardi sent out a lineup that had Holliday at first, all four outfielders … Continue reading

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