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Jeter, Tanaka and Betances earn All-Star nods

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Derek Jeter, Masahiro Tanaka and Dellin Betances? Pack your bags; you're going to Minnesota! Derek Jeter was elected into his final All-Star game while Masahiro Tanaka and Dellin Betances were elected into their first All-Star games earlier this evening and they couldn't have been excited about the opportunity. Here were their reactions on being told they were ...

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Yankees hold on for 9-7 win over Twins

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This series against the Twins has not been easy, that's for certain. After scoring nine runs in the first four innings, the Minnesota Twins came back with seven unanswered runs. Luckily, David Robertson was able to shut the door on the Twins rally, resulting in the Yankees defeating the Twins 9-7 at Target Field in ...

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CC Sabathia might need microfracture surgery

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CC Sabathia is going to meet with Dr. James Andrews a week from Monday to determine what's the next step for him. However, it's safe to say that Sabathia will probably miss the rest of the 2014 season if needs microfacture surgery. “I think that’s probably fair to say,” manager Joe Girardi said. The MRI showed significant ...

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Yankees snap five-game skid in 7-4 victory over Twins

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The Yankees sent their ace Masahiro Tanaka to the mound to oppose Phil Hughes and the Minnesota Twins, and while Tanaka wasn't "vintage Tanaka", he was still good enough to help the Yankees secure a 7-4 victory at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. After the Yankees were down 2-0 in the fifth inning, the Yankees had ...

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Offense let’s Kuroda down in 2-1 loss to Rays

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Hiroki Kuroda gave the Yankees everything they asked for; he went eight innings and only gave up two runs. Unfortunately, the Yankees were unable to hit with runners in scoring position causing them to fall to the Rays in a 2-1 loss at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. Kuroda gave up two runs on ...

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Video: The 10th anniversary of “The Dive” play

It's hard to believe that it's been 10 years since "The Dive" play happened, and watching the video above never gets old. To think Derek Jeter put his body on the line during a game in July just so his team wouldn't give away an out. "The Dive" play symbolizes Jeter's will to play the ...

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Yankees fall short to Rays in 4-3 loss in extras

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In the 9th inning, it looked like the Yankees had a chance to win the game. However, the Yankees fell short in the 12th inning, losing 4-3 to the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. While down 2-0 in the third inning, the Yankees scored on an Ichiro hit by pitch, ...

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Yankees pitching struggles in 8-5 loss to Red Sox

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The Yankees offense showed signs of life and for most of the game, it was a see-saw battle against the Boston Red Sox. However, the Yankees pitching was what made it a see-saw game; every time the Yankees pulled legitimately closer, the Red Sox pulled farther away, causing the Yankees to drop the Red Sox ...

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