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Nova throws complete game shutout as Yankees win 6-0 vs. Giants

Alfonso Soriano

The Yankees couldn't take advantage of the Toronto Blue Jays over the weekend, but thanks to quality pitching by CC Sabathia and Ivan Nova, the Yankees were able to take the first two games with the San Francisco Giants in dominance. Ivan Nova threw his second shutout of the season, powered by offense as the ...

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Five run eighth gives Yankees 6-4 victory over White Sox

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For the first seven innings of the game, everything seemed hopeless for the Yankees. Hiroki Kuroda had the Yankees in a 4-1 hole while Chris Sale had a dominating performance, keeping the Yankees off balance. However, one base-hit from Derek Jeter started a rally that scored five runs in the eighth inning, the final blow ...

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Catching you up on what I missed during the 4th of July


Forgive my absence for the past few days. Every year I typically take a few days off for the Fourth of July off to spend with my family. I find it a good way to get re-energized for the trade deadline which can often be hectic. It can be a slow news week occasionally as ...

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A-Rod has finally been cleared to begin rehab


After the initial tweet and belligerent response from Brian Cashman I mostly stayed away from the Alex Rodriguez business. It was just too much tabloid speculation and not a lot of good reporting. There is some great news though -- Alex Rodriguez is ready to begin rehabbing on Tuesday with Low-A Charleston. What's even better is ...

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Teixeira will undergo season ending wrist surgery and the STFU-saga


Mark Teixeira's injured tendon sheath in his wrist "has not adequately healed" and he will require surgery that will keep him out for the rest of the season to repair it. Teixeira injured the wrist back in the beginning of March. They tried rehab rather than surgery to get him back, but after just three rehab ...

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Youkilis has made A-Rod’s return necessary for Yankees


When the news broke that Alex Rodriguez needed hip surgery that would keep him out until at least the All-Star break the Yankees scrambled to find a replacement. They found one in Kevin Youkilis, a guy that would provide them with insurance on just a one-year deal. It was perfect and it looked that way in ...

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A look at what steroid suspensions to A-Rod, Cervelli, and Cano could mean

A-Rod, Cano

Major League Baseball is preparing to suspend as many as 20 players, including Alex Rodriguez and Francisco Cervelli, in connection to PED's and Biogenesis, according to a report by ESPN's T.J. Quinn, Pedro Gomez, and Mike Fish of Outside The Lines. Tony Bosch, the Miami-based clinic's founder, has an agreement with MLB to name names and ...

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Yankees finally designate Ben Francisco for assignment


Despite Brian Cashman's jokes, it had to happen sooner or later. The Yankees announced that they have designated Ben Francisco for assignment this afternoon to make room on the roster for lefty David Huff. The 31-year-old Francisco was having one pathetic season for the Yankees hitting just .114/.220/.182 in 21 games. He was meant to be ...

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