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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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Yankees in Panama honor Mariano Rivera

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While some of the Yankees stood behind at Tampa, half the team went to Panama City to honor their former closer Mariano Rivera. The two game series against the Miami Marlins begins tonight, but Mariano Rivera wanted to give the Yankees the ultimate experience, including a trip to the Panama Canal, a team dinner and ...

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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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Manny Banuelos to make his Spring debut

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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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Michael Pineda to make Spring debut tonight

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Ladies and gentlemen...the wait is over. Michael Pineda will make his Spring appearance against the Tigers tonight, as he tries to win the competition to be the Yankees fifth starter. Hiroki Kuroda is starting tonight's game and David Robertson will follow Kuroda; Pineda will pitch after Robertson. There has been some anticipation from Yankees fans as ...

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Super-Nova dazzles in 4-2 victory over Nationals

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In Ivan Nova's last outing, it took him 35 pitches to get through two innings of work. Today, it took Nova 36 pitches to make it through three innings. If you thought the 36 pitches in three innings were impressive, then take a look at this; out of the 36, he threw 31 of them ...

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Ichiro plans to play for “many” seasons following 2014

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Ichiro Suzuki's contract with the Yankees might end after this season, but he doesn't have any plans to stop playing baseball after the 2014 season concludes. Ichiro told ESPN New York that he plans to continue playing beyond the 2014 season, and retirement is not an option for him. “Retirement from baseball is something I haven’t even ...

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