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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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Phelps shuts down Rays before Yankees tie 3-3


David Phelps pitched five scoreless innings as the Yankees ended up in a tie with the Rays, 3 runs apiece at George M. Steinbrenner Field Sunday afternoon. Phelps, who is a contender for the fifth spot in the rotation, pitched a gem, giving up no runs on three hits in five innings. 39 of Phelps's 53 ...

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Yankees beat Astros 9-6 in see-saw match

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Throughout the entire game, the Yankees and the Astros continued to trade the lead but the Yankees triumphed in the end, beating the Astros 9-6 at Osceola County Stadium. The Yankees were trailing in the 6th inning when Mason Williams hit a SAC fly to cut the deficit to one run. Dexter Fowler, the center fielder ...

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Manny Banuelos to make his Spring debut


Manny Banuelos is only 22 years old, so it's only right he sees a bright future for himself as he tries to prove to the Yankees he belongs in the organization. But before he can try to prove to the Yankees he can be effective, he also has to prove to them that he's healthy ...

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Tanaka sharp, Jeter doubles in Yankees 4-3 win over Phillies

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Well, this is the last time I'll ever doubt the Yankees will play a game when it rains again. The Yankees waited out a 90 minute rain delay and Masahiro Tanaka wasn't phased by it, pitching three innings of one run ball as the Yankees rallied in the eighth to win 4-3 over the Phillies. Derek Jeter ...

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Cervelli homers as Yankees fall to Orioles 3-2

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Francisco Cervelli hit his first home run of the Spring (and is hitting an absurd .556 average) but it wasn't enough to propel the Yankees as they fell to the Orioles 3-2 in Tampa, Florida. "I was lucky," Cervelli said about his home run. "We've been working very hard, and we can see the results, but ...

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David Phelps roots for a healthy Derek Jeter

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In the 12th inning of Game 1 of the 2012 ALCS, David Phelps was on the mound with one goal in mind: to get the Yankees a win. A simple ground ball from Jhonny Peralta headed towards short stop Derek Jeter and it seemed like a  routine play--until Jeter's ankle gave in and broke, causing ...

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