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Tanaka solid in first start as Yanks win 7-3 over Blue Jays

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It was an inauspicious start to Masahiro Tanaka's career in the Major Leagues. He gave up three runs in the first two innings and it left many fans wondering if Tanaka had his prized pitch, the splitter. But he was able to give the Yankees seven effective innings and in the end he surely didn't ...

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Ichiro and Solarte spark offense as Yankees beat Astros 4-2

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Yangervis Solarte had a rare start at third base while Ichiro Suzuki had a rare start in the outfield; but both Solarte and Ichiro were the main offense for the Yankees as they were able to salvage the final game of the series and beat the Houston Astros 4-2 at Minute Maid Park in Houston ...

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Opening Day is here!

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Well, the day we thought would never come has finally arrived! Opening Day is here! This Opening Day is slightly sentimental since this will be the final Opening Day of Derek Jeter's career--just one of the many lasts for Jeter this season. Not only will there be lasts, but there will also be firsts. This is the ...

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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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Brendan Ryan likely to start season on the DL

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Brendan Ryan hasn't played in a Spring Training game since March 4th due to a back injury and although he was feeling better before last nights game, another back injury flared up which led to Ryan  going through the famous MRI tube. The MRI readings showed a pinched nerve in his back, most likely meaning ...

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While some questions are answered, others still remain

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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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Ellsbury sits as Red Sox come to Tampa

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Ever since he switched from the Boston Red Sox to the New York Yankees, Jacoby Ellsbury was left to wonder how he Red Sox fans would react when they saw him in the streets. It turns out, the Red Sox fans he came into contact with wished him the best of luck and have been ...

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Yankees sweep split squad in Tampa and Panama

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While yesterday was a low day for the Yankees, they promptly turned it around and took both of the Split Squad games, winning 7-3 over the Atlanta Braves in Tampa, Florida and 7-0 over the Miami Marlins in Panama City, Panama. Yankees 7, Braves 3 recap GMS Field: Tampa, Florida Masahiro Tanaka had the start for the Yankees ...

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