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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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Greene blanks O’s as Yanks win 3-0

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In just the second start of his MLB career, Shane Greene was able to fool the powerful Baltimore Orioles lineup,  leading the Yankees to a 3-0 shutout victory at Camden Yards in Baltimore, Maryland. The Yankees offense had been up and down, but three runs was just enough to get the job done. The Yankees first ...

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Ellsbury’s blast lifts Yankees over Indians 5-4 in 14 innings

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Brandon McCarthy's Yankees debut was overshadowed by the injury to Masahiro Tanaka and it was once again overshadowed by the 4 hour and 51 minute game. However, with Jacoby Ellsbury's go-ahead blast in the 14th inning, the Yankees were able to rally and come away with the victory in a 5-4 win over the Indians ...

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It’s easy being Greene in 5-3 win over Indians

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When the Yankees brought up Shane Greene to make the spot start for Vidal Nuno, fans weren't expecting to get much from him. I don't even think the Yankees were expecting to get much from him. Greene gave them a quality start and Dellin Betances closed the game in a 5-3 victory over the Cleveland ...

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Were there any All-Star game snubs?

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Yesterday, Major League Baseball announced the players going to Minnesota for the All-Star game on July 15th, and while every player who has performed well can't make the roster, there was still the occasional snub here and there. That saying goes for some of the Yankees on the team. Sure, the Yankees as a team ...

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Yankees hold on for 9-7 win over Twins

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This series against the Twins has not been easy, that's for certain. After scoring nine runs in the first four innings, the Minnesota Twins came back with seven unanswered runs. Luckily, David Robertson was able to shut the door on the Twins rally, resulting in the Yankees defeating the Twins 9-7 at Target Field in ...

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