Tag Archives: Derek Jeter

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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Pitchers duel leaves sour taste as Yankees fall to Red Sox 2-1

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Masahiro Tanaka pitched a very good game for the New York Yankees, but a Mike Napoli home run in the 9th inning was the difference, sending the Yankees to a 2-1 loss against the Boston Red Sox at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. Tanaka pitched a complete game, giving up two runs on seven ...

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Happy Birthday, Derek: Jeter turns 40 today

Pop Quiz time: what comes to your mind when you hear the name "Derek Jeter?" If some of your answers included: 1) The flip play against the Oakland Athletics 2) Diving into the stands against the Boston Red Sox 3) Becoming Mr. November 4) His 3,000th hit being a home run, almost as if Hollywood scripted it. 5) The Jeffery Maier ...

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Video: Foul Territory with Mark Teixeira and Derek Jeter

Just a day before his 40th birthday, YES Network released the newest episode of "Foul Territory" with guest Derek Jeter--and if there's anything Mark Teixeira has taught us, it's the wrong way on how to interview The Captain. Jeter literally doesn't say anything but the facial expressions and what he does at the end of ...

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