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Yankees healthy to begin season, unlike last year

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As the Yankees broke camp on Saturday to head to Houston, they were proud to report there were no major injuries during the course of Spring Training (well, except for Jacoby Ellsbury's sore calf, but he'll be in the lineup on Tuesday). They couldn't say the same thing this time last season. Last season the Yankees ...

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Girardi explains Gardner hitting seventh in potential Opening Day lineup

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This was how the Yankees lineup shaped out today before the Spring Training finale was rained out: Jacoby Ellsbury CF Derek Jeter SS Carlos Beltran DH Brian McCann C Mark Teixeira 1B Alfonso Soriano RF Brett Gardner LF Brian Roberts 2B Kelly Johnson 3B If you switch the positions between Beltran and Soriano, that would be your 2014 Opening Day Lineup. Now, before the season began, ...

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Grapefruit League finale rained out

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Well, the Yankees had the tarp on the field, they waited a bit, took the tarp off, showed a Derek Jeter tribute video...and then cancelled the game. Yep, that a very emotional end to Derek Jeter's Spring Training career. Well, at least we know the next game the Yankees play will have more significance: everything will be ...

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Let the “Farewell Jeter” tour begin!

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George M. Steinbrenner Field has been around since 1996--as a matter of fact, Derek Jeter was there for George M. Steinbrenner's Field first year as the Spring Training complex. So of course it's fitting (and a little sad) Derek Jeter starts by saying goodbye here in his final season as a New York Yankee. The Yankees ...

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Offense gets to R.A. Dickey in 10-6 loss to Blue Jays

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The Yankees were able to get to R.A. Dickey early, but the bullpen couldn't hold the lead as the Yankees fell to the Blue Jays 10-6 at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium. The offense scored six runs in the first two innings; in the first inning a Derek Jeter walk and singles from Carlos Beltran, Alfonso Soriano ...

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Girardi uses nine relievers in 6-0 loss to Phillies

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Nine relief pitchers came out of the Yankees bullpen with Joe Girardi using the old 'Johnny Wholestaff' routine, but the Yankees were unable to come away with the victory as they were shutout 6-0 by the Philadelphia Phillies at George M. Steinbrenner Field. The Yankees had nine hits on the night but they were unable to ...

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Pineda pitches six solid innings in 3-1 loss to Blue Jays

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Michael Pineda pitched six solid innings for the Yankees, but it wasn't enough to overcome the Blue Jays as the Yankees were defeated by the score of 3-1 at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Pineda gave up three runs (two earned) on six hits while striking out two in his start, but the challenge the Yankees faced ...

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CC shuts out Pirates as Yankees win 4-0

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CC Sabathia tried and succeeded to build on his last outing, pitching seven shut out innings as the Yankees defeated the Pirates 4-0 at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Sabathia gave up four hits, struck out seven and only walked one in his second consecutive brilliant outing and his fastball showed signs of promise, topping out at ...

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