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Joe Torre talks about being honored by Yankees

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Joe Torre is slated to have his number retired by the Yankees on August 23, but he spoke to the media about it today while in Milwaukee for the Milwaukee Braves Historical Association. “It would always be special when you get honored by a particular team,” Torre said. “But when it’s the Yankees, you realize what ...

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Yankees call up Alfredo Aceves

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After the Yankees bullpen threw 182 pitches in last night's wild loss, the Yankees brought up a fresh (and familiar) arm. The Yankees called up Alfredo Aceves from Triple-A Scranton Wilkes Barre and have designated Chris Leroux for assignment. This comes after Leroux gave up five runs on five hits in the 14th inning of last night's ...

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Yankees fall to Rays 10-5 in 14 innings

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The Yankees left fans with joy and hope when they tied the game at 5 in the 9th inning, but with base running blunders and with a five run implosion by Chris Leroux in the 14th inning, the Yankees dropped their first extra inning game of the year 10-5 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx. Yankees pitching ...

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Sabathia surrenders lead in 6-2 loss to Mariners

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For the first four innings, it seemed the Yankees were cruising along with a 2-0 lead and they were feeling good about their recent series win. In the fifth inning, all of the good feelings went away for the Yankees when CC Sabathia gave up four runs in the inning, sending the Yankees to a 6-2 ...

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Preston Claiborne cut from Yankees camp a day after giving up six runs

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Preston Claiborne wasn't a lock to make the bullpen, but after the season he had last year, he had a legitimate shot to make the roster. That was before he gave up nine runs, including six runs without recording an out yesterday. “With what he did last year, we thought that he would have a really good ...

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Offense gets to R.A. Dickey in 10-6 loss to Blue Jays

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The Yankees were able to get to R.A. Dickey early, but the bullpen couldn't hold the lead as the Yankees fell to the Blue Jays 10-6 at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium. The offense scored six runs in the first two innings; in the first inning a Derek Jeter walk and singles from Carlos Beltran, Alfonso Soriano ...

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Girardi uses nine relievers in 6-0 loss to Phillies

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Nine relief pitchers came out of the Yankees bullpen with Joe Girardi using the old 'Johnny Wholestaff' routine, but the Yankees were unable to come away with the victory as they were shutout 6-0 by the Philadelphia Phillies at George M. Steinbrenner Field. The Yankees had nine hits on the night but they were unable to ...

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With one week till Opening Day, there’s still work to be done

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Exactly one week from today the Yankees will be in Houston for Opening Day as they square off against the Houston Astros to begin their 2014 season. The Yankees seemed to have found their fifth starter (it will be announced later today), and the questions going into Spring Training have been answered for the most ...

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