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A look back at Derek Jeter Day


Derek Jeter was honored yesterday after spending 20 seasons with the New York Yankees and it was a nice ceremony for the Yankees Captain. Jeter was showered with gifts, he said a speech under three minutes and there was still baseball to play (Okay, so that part wasn't exactly great since the offense fell asleep). Let's take ...

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Yankees shut out 2-0 on Derek Jeter Day


Well, this isn't a way for the Yankees to honor the Captain on his own day. On Derek Jeter Day, the Yankees were shut-out 2-0 to the Kansas City Royals, wasting a start from Shane Greene and the Yankees bullpen. The Yankees only were able to muster four hits: one by Jacoby Ellsbury, Derek Jeter, Carlos ...

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Derek Jeter Day the highlight of today

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Joe Girardi sat on the podium during the pregame press conference, recollecting the significance Yankees captain Derek Jeter has had on this organization for the past 20 seasons. Girardi wasn't just Derek Jeter's manager--he was also his ex-teammate in the late 1990's and he knows like everyone else, it's always hard to fathom when the end ...

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Derek Jeter’s day is here…and he’s unprepared


5 World Series Championships, 14 All-Star selections, 1996 AL Rookie of the Year, 2000 World Series MVP, New York Yankees Captain. During all those moments, Derek Jeter has always been prepared in someway, whether it was to make an important play or to represent his team on and off the field. But not even Derek ...

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Bats come alive in 6-2 victory over Royals


The Yankees had some luck on their side this afternoon when Danny Duffy was removed from the game after throwing one pitch, and they were able to capitalize on it during a 6-2 victory over the Royals at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. The Yankees got off to a quick 1-0 lead in the ...

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Masahiro Tanaka believes the fatigue is gone


Masahiro Tanaka threw a 36-pitch bullpen session today and he believes his arm soreness and fatigue is in the past. “I feel that it’s way stronger than it was, so way better,” Tanaka said. “I think the fatigue is done.” Even if the Yankees are eliminated from the playoffs, they want to get Tanaka ready to the ...

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Pineda dominant, but Yankees lose 1-0 to Royals


Michael Pineda pitched a brilliant game for the Yankees, however James Shields did one better, shutting down the Yankees offense in a 1-0 loss at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. This was the seventh time this season the Yankees were shutout, the fourth time since August 9th. Only three Yankees were able to notch ...

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Solo jacks by Teixeira and Headley send Yanks to 5-4 win over Red Sox


All night the Yankees have faced disappointment, and they were looking at their third series loss in a row. However, solo home-runs from Mark Teixeira and Chase Headley in the bottom of the 9th made all the difference in a 5-4 win over the Boston Red Sox at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. The ...

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