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Pineda pitches six solid innings in 3-1 loss to Blue Jays

New York Yankees starter Pineda warms up from mound during first inning of spring training baseball game against the Detroit Tigers in Tampa

Michael Pineda pitched six solid innings for the Yankees, but it wasn't enough to overcome the Blue Jays as the Yankees were defeated by the score of 3-1 at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Pineda gave up three runs (two earned) on six hits while striking out two in his start, but the challenge the Yankees faced ...

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Yankees will announce fifth starter spot on Tuesday

New York Yankees starter Michael Pineda

With Opening Day ten days away, Joe Girardi will begin to piece together his team and he'll start with the rotation. He's expected to make his decision on Tuesday and although it's not official, many have speculated Michael Pineda has won the fifth starting job. Sure, David Phelps has pitched well this Spring, he even ...

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Francisco Cervelli’s trade value is low

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You would think having a .500 batting average with four home runs this would have everyone calling the Yankees and expressing their interest in acquiring you, wouldn't it? Well, despite Francisco Cervelli's strong Spring, it doesn't seem his trade value would be high enough for the Yankees to get a legitimate piece for their roster. "At ...

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While some questions are answered, others still remain

MLB: Spring Training-Toronto Blue Jays at New York Yankees

The Yankees break from camp in 10 days and there have been answers to many of the questions that occurred in the beginning of Spring Training. We're aware of how Masahiro Tanaka will adjust to the Major Leagues, we know how the outfield will look for the next few years (although Jacoby Ellsbury is battling a ...

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Phelps stuns Red Sox as Yanks win 3-2

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Michael Pineda is the favorite to win the fifth rotation spot, but David Phelps didn't make Joe Girardi's decision any easier as he stunned the Boston Red Sox "A-Lineup" in a 3-2 victory at JetBlue Park. Phelps went six innings giving up two runs on four hits while walking two and striking out three, leading the ...

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Phelps solid, Banuelos struggles as Yanks fall 7-3 to Twins

New York Yankees relief pitcher David Phelps

David Phelps had a solid outing, but the game got away from the Yankees in the sixth inning as they fell to the Twins 7-3 at George M Steinbrenner Field. David Phelps went four innings giving up two runs on five hits while striking out four and allowing one home run. Phelps was slated to go ...

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With Girardi away, Thomson will play (manager)

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With Joe Girardi out of town for the next couple of days, Rob Thomson will get a chance to manage the Yankees--well, what's left of the Yankees. The Yankees called up some minor league help from across the street to fill in for the "big name" players that flew to Panama to honor Mariano Rivera ...

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Yankees bullpen could have homegrown talent this season

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During the offseason, the Yankees spent approximately half a billion dollars to revamp their ball club for the 2014 season. Only one of their acquisitions was for the Yankees bullpen; lefty Matt Thornton. Brian Cashman was adamant the Yankees weren't going to look into the free agent market in order to search for bullpen help, ...

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