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McCann and Gardner’s blasts give Yankees 5-2 victory over Blue Jays

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In Masahiro Tanaka's first start since July, he was dominant, he was Tanaka of old and he looked as if he never missed a beat. Brian McCann and Brett Gardner provided the offense and that combination gave the Yankees a 5-2 win over the Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. The Yankees ...

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Tanaka takes the hill in series finale vs. Jays

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Earlier this morning, I voiced my concerns on the Yankees using Masahiro Tanaka for today and if all goes well at Fenway Park in Boston. While everyone is concerned about Tanaka, Joe Girardi insists that this is the only way the team could get a look at him and make sure he's ready for next ...

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Yankees fall to Blue Jays 6-3

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I apologize in advance if the blog seemed a little dry today. I was at the Yankees game getting my final live glimpse at Derek Jeter and while the Yankees lost the game, the plus side was me getting video of Derek Jeter's final at-bat of the evening. With that said, here's the recap for ...

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Headley’s walk-off gives Yankees 3-2 victory

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When Shawn Kelley blew the game in the 8th inning, the Yankees lethargic offense seemed to be in jeopardy of losing the game. However, a walk-off error off the bat of Chase Headley sent the Yankees home with a 3-2 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. The Yankees ...

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Derek Jeter’s days as a Yankee are numbered

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With the Yankees beginning an eight game home stand tonight, the attention will land on the Yankees captain Derek Jeter, who's career is slated to end next Sunday at Fenway Park. The home finale for the Yankees will be next Thursday, and while Jeter's days as a Yankee are now numbered, Joe Girardi doesn't expect the ...

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Yankees to scout Cuban OF Yasmani Tomas

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  While the Yankees are preparing for Derek Jeter's final home stand in New York, they're also thinking about trying to acquire players on the international free agent market, and it seems Cuban outfielder Yasmani Tomas has caught their eye. According to George A. King III of the New York Post, the Yankees are sending scouts to the ...

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Tanaka feels rusty following simulated game

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Following Masahiro Tanaka's simulated game, he wasn't confident that his next step would be a Major League game. He was hit hard, but no runs scored and while he felt he had a bad outing, Larry Rothschild and Joe Girardi thought different. “I thought he was good,” Rothschild said. “I said all along if he comes ...

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Jeter reflects on Cal Ripken Jr. in his final game at Camden Yards

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Tonight marks Derek Jeter's final game at Camden Yards, and like he does at every stadium he visits for the final time, he had a press conference prior to the first pitch. To say he had a history with the Orioles is an understatement. There's the Jeffery Maier game, the rivalry with the Orioles and of ...

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