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Yankees snap five-game skid in 7-4 victory over Twins

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The Yankees sent their ace Masahiro Tanaka to the mound to oppose Phil Hughes and the Minnesota Twins, and while Tanaka wasn't "vintage Tanaka", he was still good enough to help the Yankees secure a 7-4 victory at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. After the Yankees were down 2-0 in the fifth inning, the Yankees had ...

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What’s wrong with Brian McCann?

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After last night's extra inning loss, the media asked Brian McCann to assess himself for the first 81 games of the season. His answer? "Horrible." McCann wasn't in the lineup today and the media spend most of the pregame press conference asking Joe Girardi about why he thinks McCann believes he's performing terribly and Girardi just figured ...

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Yankees fall short to Rays in 4-3 loss in extras

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In the 9th inning, it looked like the Yankees had a chance to win the game. However, the Yankees fell short in the 12th inning, losing 4-3 to the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. While down 2-0 in the third inning, the Yankees scored on an Ichiro hit by pitch, ...

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Yankees pitching struggles in 8-5 loss to Red Sox

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The Yankees offense showed signs of life and for most of the game, it was a see-saw battle against the Boston Red Sox. However, the Yankees pitching was what made it a see-saw game; every time the Yankees pulled legitimately closer, the Red Sox pulled farther away, causing the Yankees to drop the Red Sox ...

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Three home runs power Yanks past Red Sox in 6-0 victory

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Vidal Nuno knew his spot in the rotation was in jeopardy and the Yankees knew they had to find a way to defeat the Red Sox. Well, Nuno pitched well enough to keep his rotation spot and the Yankees used home run power to beat the Red Sox 6-0 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, ...

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Do the Yankees have the pieces to make a trade?

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We all know Brian Cashman isn't going to sit around and wait for the trade deadline to come; he already told the media on the record that he was going to make a deal for a starting pitcher before July 31st. While the Yankees agree they need to make a trade for Jason Hammel as ...

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Random thoughts going into the Red Sox series

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With the off day today, I thought I would take time to reflect on the Yankees as they prepare for a three game series where the Boston Red Sox come to town. -- After coming off another bad start where Nuno  gave up multiple home runs (again), he's going to face the Boston Red Sox who have dangerous home ...

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Yankees hope to salvage final game of series vs. Blue Jays

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When the Blue Jays came to Yankee Stadium, the Yankees were able to sweep them in their home ballpark. Fast forward to a week later and the Yankees are about to face the same fate at the Rogers Centre. Before we look ahead to tonight, let's rewind to yesterday's game for a moment. Last night's game ...

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