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Day 5 of HOPE Week honors Quai and Vaida Jefferson

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As parents get older and they reach their golden years, they hope their children are kind enough to take care of them in their time of need. No parent wants to see their children take on the parental role earlier than they should. When Quai Jefferson was only 6 years old, his mother Vaida Jefferson was ...

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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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Offense backs up Phelps as Yanks blank A’s 7-0

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Coming off a sweep against the Seattle Mariners, the Yankees had their sights set on taking the first game of a three-game set against the Oakland Athletics. David Phelps had a bounce back start and the Yankees offense came alive as they were able to defeat the A's 7-0 at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, California. The ...

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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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Shawn Kelley prepares to go back to the pen

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Shawn Kelley missed 31 games with a back issue, and to say that he's elated to be back is quite the understatement. After a lengthy DL stint, he's in the Yankees pen, and he reflected on the road to recovery. “I didn’t think it was going to take this long when it first happened, but after ...

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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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