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Yankees will make trades…but they won’t sell the farm


The Yankees organization always has the mentality that they're in a playoff race every season and if there's something they could do to increase their chances of contention, they'll do it. That's how the Yankees have operated since the days of George Steinbrenner. The Yankees didn't give up last year even with a depleted lineup due ...

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Eduardo Nunez traded to Twins

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The Eduardo Nunez era in the Bronx is over. The Yankees have announced Eduardo Nunez was traded to the Minnesota Twins for minor league left handed pitcher Miguel Sulbaran. Sulbaran, 20, is 21-10 with a 3.15 ERA in 55 career appearances between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Twins organization. Nunez was designated for assignment before Spring Training ...

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Hiroki Kuroda gets the start tonight


Opening Day didn't go to plan for the Yankees, so they're turning to Hiroki Kuroda to try to get the Yankees into the win column. Kuroda has been an effective pitcher for the Yankees early in the season but has the tendency to falter once September comes around. That's why this season, Kuroda will be ...

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Yankees designate Eduardo Nunez for assignment

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This has been a pretty bad week for Eduardo Nunez. Days after finding out he didn't make the Yankees ball club, Mark Feinsand of the Daily News tweets the Yankees have designated Nunez for assignment to open up a roster spot for Yangervis Solarte (who by the way now wears #26, Nunez's old number). Nunez was once ...

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Yangervis Solarte wins final bench spot

Joe Girardi has made a decision and Yangervis Solarte will take the final spot on the roster. Eduardo Nunez has been optioned to Triple-A as a result. The Yankees will have to make a 40-man roster move on Solarte, but they aren't required to do so until Tuesday. Girardi explained Solarte was the better choice because ...

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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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Kuroda and Tanaka shutout Marlins as Yanks win 3-0

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Hiroki Kuroda and Masahiro Tanaka combined to shutout the Miami Marlins as the Yankees won 3-0 at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida. The Yankees were no-hit until the eighth inning by Marlins pitching but they were able to scratch a run out in the fourth when Brett Gardner got on base with an error, ...

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Ichiro goes 3-for-3 in 4-2 victory over the Pirates


Ichiro Suzuki went 3-for-3 and CC Sabathia had his final tuneup before Opening Day as the Yankees defeated the Pirates 4-2 in Bradenton, Florida. CC Sabathia went four scoreless innings, giving up only three hits without a walk or strikeout as he finished his preseason work. He finishes the Spring with a 1.29 ERA in 21 ...

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