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Eight-run third inning sends Yankees to 8-4 victory over Tigers

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The Yankees had by far their best inning of the season where they scored eight runs in the third inning against David Price and the Detroit Tigers. Those eight runs were just enough to give the Yankees a 8-4 victory at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan The Yankees scored all their runs in the third on ...

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Brett Gardner’s back (but he’s hitting 8th in the order)

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Let's start with the good news and then we'll go to the bad news. Good News: Brett Gardner is back in the Yankees lineup. Bad News: Brett Gardner is hitting eighth in the order. Is Joe Girardi going to stick with Gardner lower in the order and Jacoby Ellsbury in the lead-off spot? The answer is...no. See, Girardi's lineup is ...

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Yankees clobber Shields in 8-1 victory over Royals

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Before the game tonight, Yankees manager Joe Girardi said every game is a play-off game for the Bronx Bombers, and they had a daunting task when they had to face James Shields. However, the Yankees struck in the 7th inning, and never looked back, clobbering the Kansas City Royals 8-1 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas ...

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As September draws near, Jeter still content with retirement decision

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With September coming up, the 2014 season (and Derek Jeter's final season) is slowly coming to an end, and a Yankees team without Jeter is beginning to become a reality. You may be wondering by any chance if Jeter is questioning his decision to retire--he isn't. "I think you just realize it. I don't know if there's ...

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Yankees Notes: Beltran, Jeter, Phelps, Torre

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Here's a few loose notes and tidbits before tonight's Yankees/White Sox game. A reminder to everyone, tonight's game is on My9 but the Yankees post game will be on YES Network.  Carlos Beltran: Beltran had planned to be ready to play tonight, but Joe Girardi thought against it and went with Brian McCann as the DH. Instead, Beltran ...

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Yankees held a meeting where they “cleared the air”

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The hitters knew that they were struggling, their energy was low and their chances of October were waning. With that hanging over their heads, some of the Yankees hitters called a meeting before yesterday's 3-0 win where they "cleared the air". So Brett Gardner, what did the Yankees talk about during their meeting? “I just told Derek ...

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Yankees offense just not getting it done

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The Yankees have been an incredibly inconsistent bunch all year long and it's getting to the point where it's coming down to the wire on whether they will make the postseason or not. There are 38 games left to play, the Yankees offense has had it's woes and the bullpen is suddenly shaky. Girardi wouldn't ...

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Jeter completes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

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The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge is sweeping the nation, and just last week Shawn Kelley did the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness for ALS (Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis aka. Lou Gehrig's disease). Following the Ice Bucket Challenge, Kelley nominated Derek Jeter to take a dip in ice water, and a week later, Derek Jeter accepted. Don't worry, ...

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