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Yankees Call Up Kevin Whelan, Send Dickerson Down


The Yankees have added another pitcher to the roster, RHP Kevin Whelan and have sent down outfielder Chris Dickerson to make room on the roster, according to Chad Jennings of the Journal News. Whelan is not on the 40-man roster, but they can easily make room for him by moving Joba Chamberlain or ...

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Dickerson Expected to be Available against Mets


Via Bryan Hoch of MLB.com: Doctors said that a CT scan showed a slight concussion, although the Yankees did not have immediate plans to place [Chris Dickerson] on Major League Baseball's new seven-day disabled list for concussions. Yankees manager Joe Girardi said that he would stay away from using Dickerson on Thursday but ...

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Jorge Posada Starting at 1st Base for Yankees Tonight


When looking at today's lineup there was one big surprise, Jorge Posada is the starting first baseman and Mark Teixeira has moved over to DH for a half day off. Posada has some experience at first base, but hasn't played there since 2008 and has always expressed a distaste for the position. Posada started ...

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Yankees Place Rafael Soriano on DL, Recall Dickerson


Via Wallace Matthews of ESPN New York: Rafael Soriano was placed on the 15-day DL with elbow stiffness; Chris Dickerson was recalled from AAA Scranton and placed right into tonight's starting lineup, batting 9th and playing RF in place of the slumping Nick Swisher. Soriano's MRI came back with just inflammation, according ...

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Yankees’ Curtis Granderson Thinks He’ll Start Opening Day

New York Yankees Curtis Granderson

Rain kept Curtis Granderson out of a game today, but after going through simulated at bats and outfield drills his strained oblique feels fine and he thinks he'll be ready to play on opening day. He still hasn't committed 100 percent, but as long as there are no setbacks in a minor league game tomorrow, ...

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Yankees Making Final Spring Decisions This Week

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Spring training is winding down as the Yankees get set to open their season at home against the Detroit Tigers this week. The lineup is mostly set, the rotation is finally set, but there have been a few loose ends to wrap up in the bullpen and the bench. I went over the bullpen earlier today. ...

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Yankees Sign Kevin Millwood, Trade Sergio Mitre

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The Yankees signed free agent starter Kevin Millwood this morning and then turned around and traded starter Sergio Mitre to the Brewers for outfielder Chris Dickerson. With Millwood in the mix the Yankees don't need Mitre anymore and dealing him for an outfielder fills their need for another backup with Curtis Granderson ...

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