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Ichiro’s blast gives Yankees 6-4 win over Blue Jays

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Hiroki Kuroda didn't have his sharpest stuff tonight, but Ichiro Suzuki was able to save him from getting a loss, leading the Yankees to a 6-4 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. While the Yankees were down 3-0 in the second inning, Brian Roberts hit an infield single ...

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Yankees have limited options at first base

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With Mark Teixeira sidelined and Kelly Johnson on the disabled list, the Yankees don't have many options at first base. For now, the Yankees have Brian McCann as the first basemen, a plan they didn't anticipate on having when the season began. “He’s probably going to have to play there a good portion of the time,” ...

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Walk-off single in 14th by Headley seals 2-1 Yankees win over Rangers

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When Chase Headley arrived in the Yankees dugout during the second inning, shaking the hands of his new teammates, he never thought he would be the one to end the Yankees ball game with a walk-off single. It was the ultimate see-saw battle, a battle which ultimately ended with a 2-1 Yankees victory in 14 innings ...

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McCann’s bloop single caps walk-off and sweep in 3-2 win over Reds

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The game originally started as a pitchers duel between Johnny Cueto and Hiroki Kuroda. The game ended in a battle of the bullpen fashion and Brian McCann outsmarting Aroldis Chapman along with the Cincinnati Reds outfield in a 3-2 win victory and series sweep at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. The Yankees got on ...

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Ellsbury’s home run leads Yankees to 4-3 win over Reds

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In their first game back from the All-Star Break, the Yankees immediately got back to work with their offense and defense,  subsequently beating the Cincinnati Reds 4-3 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. The Yankees were able to score in the bottom of the first inning on a Brian McCann RBI double, plating Brett ...

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Yankees have not yet discussed extension with David Robertson

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For the first few months of the season, the main story had been David Robertson replacing Mariano Rivera as the Yankees closer. However as the offseason comes a little closer, the Yankees and David Robertson have yet to start making contract extension negotiations. “I try not to worry about it because, to be honest with you, it’s ...

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2014 Yankees mid-season report cards: Bullpen

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  Yesterday, I graded the Yankees starting rotation. Today, I will take a crack at grading the Yankees bullpen, including the newest Yankees closer. Let's grade the pen! David Robertson: David Robertson took over the closer role from Hall-of-Fame legend Mariano Rivera and to say he's done a good job is an understatement. Sure, he had one bad ...

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Afternoon Notes: McCann, Robertson, 5-or-more run streak snapped

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Good afternoon everyone. Don't forget tonight is an ESPN game, which means the Yankees and Orioles are the last two teams to begin their All-Star break vacation. Here are a few light notes that I wanted to get out of the way before tonight's series finale. -- Brian McCann had X-Rays on his right foot yesterday after ...

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