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Yankees release 2015 Spring Training Schedule

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  Ladies and gentlemen, time to mark your calendars because the 2015 Spring Training schedule has been released. The Yankees are slated to kick things off on March 4th against the Philadelphia Phillies at 1:05 p.m and they will play their final game before the regular season begins on April 3rd against the Washington Nationals at 1:05 ...

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A week in review: Lidle, Long, Minaya, Roberts, Search for a hitting coach

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The third week of the offseason was easily the quietest one so far for the Yankees but things did happen. Let's take a look back at all the news that occurred this week. -- October 11 was the eight year anniversary of the death of former Yankees pitcher Cory Lidle. Lidle passed away in an airplane ...

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Yankees need to find their way back to October

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The last time the New York Yankees played October baseball, terrible things happened. Derek Jeter broke his ankle, the team as a whole hit .157 which was second worst average to all 172 teams that competed in the ALCS since 1969 and Alex Rodriguez had to be benched because he was a strikeout machine. All those things resulted ...

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Throwback Thursday: Aaron Boone hits ALCS clinching home run

Everyone loves a little piece of Yankees postseason history on Throwback Thursday, right?A few days ago, we looked back at 'The Flip Play', last week we looked at Derek Jeter's final Yankees home game of his career and today, we're taking a trip down memory lane to October 16, 2003. Game 7 of the 2003 ...

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Video: Happy Birthday to…’The Flip Play’

With no baseball tonight (the Kansas City Royals and Baltimore Orioles are rained out), I decided to look through some video from past Yankees postseasons and today happens to be the 13th anniversary of the famous 'Flip Play' featuring none other than Yankee great Derek Jeter. It tuns out that once Jeter did this play during the postseason, ...

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Chris Young grateful for late-season turnaround with Yankees

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When Chris Young signed with the New York Yankees during the end of the 2014 season, fans ridiculed the deal based off his numbers with the New York Mets. However, Young didn't look like the player that was struggling with the Yankees crosstown rivals; he was hitting the ball on all cylinders and during his lone month ...

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Which former Yankees would make great hitting coaches?

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The New York Yankees fired their hitting coach Kevin Long after eight seasons in the organization yesterday afternoon and while the Yankees freed up a spot at the position, they now need to find someone else to replace Long. So, who could it be? I thought it would be interesting based on observation to play ...

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Yankees won’t get J.J. Hardy, Hardy signs deal with Orioles

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Well, if you were hoping for the Yankees to sign J.J. Hardy this offseason, then you might want to sit down because I have bad news; Hardy won't be a Yankee. According to Brittany Ghiroli, the beat writer for the Baltimore Orioles on MLB.com, J.J. Hardy and the Orioles have reached a deal which extends Hardy's contract ...

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