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Tanaka slated to take the mound on Old Timers Day

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The Yankees are slated to celebrate Old Timers Day later this morning, but after the Old Timers Day game, the Yankees will attempt to finish business by sending Masahiro Tanaka to the mound. The Yankees are coming off sweeping the Toronto Blue Jays and took the first game against the Baltimore Orioles. They'd like to ...

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Yankees get the series sweep with 6-4 win over Blue Jays

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With a depleted bullpen, the Yankees turned to David Phelps to ask him to go the distance and lead the Yankees to victory. Luckily they were able to get the series sweep as they defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 6-4 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York The Yankees took an early lead in the first ...

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Kelly Johnson is back in a groove

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In the beginning of the season, Kelly Johnson saw his playing time diminish simply because he wasn't hitting and it was becoming a question on whether Johnson would be simply a bench player or possibly a trade chip. Well, with Yangervis Solarte slumping, Johnson is seeing more playing time and his bat has heated up ...

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McCann and Gardner ignite Yankees in 7-3 victory over Blue Jays

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Brian McCann had been struggling with the bat for the last two and a half months. However, he was able to break out, even if it was just for a day, notching five RBI's in a 7-3 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. McCann wasn't the only bright ...

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Day 3 of HOPE Week recognizes Friends of Jaclyn

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The story of the Friends of Jaclyn foundation began when Jaclyn Murphy was diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor and only given a 30% chance of survival when she was only nine years old. If there was anything Jaclyn was passionate about, it was her love for the sport lacrosse and after hearing her story, the Northwestern ...

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Yankees will find out if they’re AL East contenders or pretenders

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For the last six weeks, the Yankees had played teams outside the American League East division, including wrapping up a long West Coast trip where the Yankees finished 5-4. However, the Yankees real test lies starting this week as they'll face opponents that they're quite familiar with, considering they play them about 19 times a ...

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Yankees sweeping in Seattle as they beat Mariners 6-3

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The Yankees hadn't scored six runs in about two weeks, coming into tonight the offense had been struggling. For one night, the Yankees were able to forget their offensive woes and go for the series sweep with a 6-3 victory over the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field in Seattle, Washington. The Yankees got on the board ...

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Masahiro Tanaka is a “perfectionist”

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If you ask any Yankees fan how they believe Masahiro Tanaka is doing this season, they would probably say that he's earned every penny of his contract, that he's gone above and beyond and has given the Yankees the lift they so desperately needed. However, Tanaka wouldn't agree with every Yankee fan out there that ...

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