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Joe Girardi won’t move Derek Jeter down in the lineup

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This has been a topic of discussion in Yankees land today, and some Yankees fans (myself included) believe it would be a better move to have the struggling Derek Jeter (who hit .207 in August) move down in the order. Joe Girardi moved Jorge Posada down in the lineup in 2011 and he flat-out benched ...

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Gardner and Ellsbury sit vs. Sale…with injuries

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The Yankees are facing the White Sox ace Chris Sale today in the final game of this three game set and if there's one thing the Yankees lineup is lacking, it's their main lefty hitters. Brian McCann, Brett Gardner and Jacoby Ellsbury all weren't in the lineup, but in the case of Gardner and Ellsbury, ...

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Yankees Notes: Beltran, Jeter, Phelps, Torre

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Here's a few loose notes and tidbits before tonight's Yankees/White Sox game. A reminder to everyone, tonight's game is on My9 but the Yankees post game will be on YES Network.  Carlos Beltran: Beltran had planned to be ready to play tonight, but Joe Girardi thought against it and went with Brian McCann as the DH. Instead, Beltran ...

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Yankees Notes: Beltran, Phelps, Wheeler, Whitley

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Here's some Yankees notes before this afternoon's matinee against the Houston Astros. By the way, this is a game the Yankees need to win; they've lost four of their last five games against the Astros this season and they're five games behind the Detroit Tigers for the second American League Wild Card spot. Carlos Beltran: Carlos Beltran ...

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Phelps role up in the air as he progresses

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David Phelps hasn't felt pain in his triceps for a week and he anticipates to be back by the beginning of September, but with Michael Pineda back in the Yankees rotation and Shane Greene pitching so well, you'd have to wonder if Phelps role could be in the bullpen as the Yankees go down the ...

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Yankees Injury Notes: Phelps, Rodriguez

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Here's a few injury notes coming out of the Yankees camp during the off-day. David Phelps: David Phelps will be re-evaluated today and if all is well, he should start a throwing program. The plan the Yankees had was to shut Phelps down for two weeks and today is two weeks from when he was placed on ...

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Michael Pineda to start Wednesday

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In my pitching matchup post, I had both Esmil Rogers and Michael Pineda listed as starters for Wednesday's game. That was simply because Joe Girardi hadn't announced who was starting prior to the post. Girardi had made his decision and he said Michael Pineda will come off the disabled list on Wednesday and will start ...

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Yankees players to interact with fans prior to tonight’s game

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The New York Yankees are finding a way to give back to their fans and this afternoon, they'll get a chance to interact with them. Here's the schedule for tonight's activities via the New York Yankees Media Relations: - At 5:00 p.m., Yankees pitchers Masahiro Tanaka and David Phelps will be stationed behind the counters at ...

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