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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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Yankees edge out Mariners in 3-2 victory

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The Yankees needed a win against the red-hot Seattle Mariners, and they were successful in their quest as they won 3-2 at Safeco Field in Seattle, Washington. The Yankees scored two runs in the first inning on a Carlos Beltran double and a Brian McCann single. They were held in check by Hisashi Iwakuma until the ...

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Yankees sticking with Beltran as the primary DH

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I'm still currently covering the third and final day of the MLB Draft, so the pregame notes are going to be a little short today. Here's the short version of today's main story:  Ever since Carlos Beltran returned from his elbow injury, he hasn't picked up a glove and he hasn't even thrown a ball. It ...

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Whitley pitches seven innings in 4-2 win over Royals

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The Yankees needed to start their road trip off on the right foot with a win and Chase Whitley made sure the Royals would go home empty handed. Whitley went seven innings, the most innings he's pitched this season as the Yankees beat the Royals 4-2 at Kauffman Stadium at Kansas City, Missouri. The Yankees offense ...

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Yankees lose third straight game with 5-2 loss to A’s

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It's gotten to a point where it's time to be blunt: The Yankees are not good right now. They've had their opportunities, but they let them slip away, prompting them to lose 5-2 in ten innings to the Oakland Athletics at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. In Mark Teixeira's return to the Yankees lineup, ...

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