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Yankees turn to Sizemore to play first base

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On Sunday evening when Francisco Cervelli was injured, the Yankees turned to Carlos Beltran to play first base--despite the fact Beltan had no experience at first base. It's the same story tonight--minus the part where someone gets injured. Scott Sizemore is seeing more playing time, and he'll see at first base, a position he's never played before ...

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Yankees look promising as they enter their first off day

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It's hard to believe, but after the two embarrassing games in Houston, the Yankees are 7-4, entering their off day with a 7-6 record and in a three way tie for first place with the Tampa Bay Rays and the Toronto Blue Jays in the American League East. The Yankees have had their fair share ...

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Derek Jeter has tightness in his quad

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When I saw the lineup for the Yankees and didn't spot Derek Jeter anywhere in the order, I knew something was wrong. Nothing was terribly wrong but Joe Girardi revealed Jeter had tightness in his quad, something Jeter has been battling with since Friday. With that, Girardi decided to give Jeter the day off even though there's ...

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Derek Jeter has scheduled day off

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If you were hoping to see Derek Jeter and today was the only game you were going to this season, then you'd be out of luck--Jeter is sitting out. Manager Joe Girardi understands fans want to see Jeter in his final season, but he also has to focus on Jeter's health and well being. "I have to ...

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Pineda strikes out seven in 4-1 win over Red Sox

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The Yankees needed a dominant outing from Michael Pineda to snap a two game skid, and they got one as the Yankees defeated the Boston Red Sox 4-1 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx. Pineda earned his first win since 2011, going six innings while giving up one run on four hits with seven strikeouts. With ...

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Jeter guides Yankees to 4-2 victory over Orioles in final home opener

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In Derek Jeter's final home opener of his career, he lingered for a few moments before entering the batters box, letting the crowds cheers surround him. This was the final time he would step into the batters box during a Yankees home opener, and he wanted to take in all the emotions. But he also ...

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Jeter prepares for final home opener

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Derek Jeter's Farewell Tour has taken him from Houston, Texas to Toronto, Canada but the next stop of the Farewell Tour is a familiar one: 161st Street and River Avenue, Bronx, New York, home of the one and only Yankee Stadium. Tomorrow afternoon at 1:00 p.m., Jeter will run out of the dugout for the ...

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Gardner goes yard as Yankees beat Blue Jays 6-4 for series win

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Going into today's game, the Yankees didn't have a home run this season, which was slightly hard to believe. Well, if you had Brett Gardner in your pool as to who would hit the first Yankees home run of the season (I did), you'd be right. That home run made the difference as the Yankees ...

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