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Yankees Notes: Vazquez, 3rd Base, Pettitte, Swisher, and Marte

The Yankees have whittled their magic number down to 20 as they go for their 8th win in a row this afternoon against the Toronto Blue Jays. Here are some notes: Javier Vazquez gets his rotation spot back today. He was 1-0 with a 2.00 ERA in 9 innings during his bullpen demotion. Alex Rodriguez is ...

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Yankees Notes: Expanded Rosters, Berkman, Aceves, the Rotation, and more

Today is September 1st and the Yankees are sitting alone in 1st place. The Rays are just one game back though and have proven that they will not back down this season. The Yankees are also eight games up on the Red Sox for the Wild-Card lead, but with six head-to-head games left against them ...

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Yankees Notes: Recap, Nova, and Injury Updates

Two things that have been going well for the Yankees lately, CC Sabathia and their bullpen, both struggled last night, but when your offense scores 12 runs those kind of things are forgiven. Here are some notes: Sabathia went 7 innings, but allowed 5 runs and David Robertson and Joba Chamberlain only managed to ...

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Yankees Notes: Swisher, Marte, Aceves, Johnson, Pettitte

Phil Hughes did not pitch well last night as he allowed five earned runs in just 3.2 innings. Javier Vazquez came on in relief and pitched pretty well with the exception of a solo-shot by Aaron Hill in the 5th. The Yankees' bats were silent for most of the night, although they ...

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Yankees Notes: Nova, Aceves, Marte, Pettitte, and More

The Yankees lost a tough one yesterday 3-2 to the Toronto Blue Jays as Ivan Nova made his first big league start. Nova wasn't overpowering, but if it weren't for a dominant 12 strikeout performance by Brandon Morrow the Yankees could have won this game. Here are some notes: Nova ran into trouble early when ...

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Yankees Notes: A-Rod, Pettitte, Swisher, Johnson, Marte

Here are some bits for the day: Alex Rodriguez left Monday's game with a stiff calf that an MRI revealed to be a low-grade strain in his left calf. He's day-to-day. Andy Pettitte experienced another setback so he went in for an MRI that revealed that his injured groin wasn't improving. The Yankees have ...

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Yankees Notes: Berkman, Pettitte, Aceves, Marte, Vazquez

A.J. Burnett gave up a first inning run, struggled but got through the second, and then didn't need a bullpen as he dominated the rest of the way. Still, it wasn't enough as the Yankees were 2-hit by the 1st overall pick from the 2002 draft, Bryan Bullington and they lost 1-0. Here are ...

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More Questionable Moves by Girardi

It's April 26 and the Yankees have dropped their first series of the season, not bad. The problem is that for the second time in a week the team's manager, Joe Girardi, has made a couple of questionable moves that may have cost the Yankees the game. 1st Questionable Move The first one may be his insistence ...

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