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A-Rod benched again with Granderson this time

Down 0-3 in the ALCS, the Yankees season is on the line tonight and manager Joe Girardi has decided to once again bench his highest paid slugger, Alex Rodriguez, along with center fielder Curtis Granderson. That means that Nick Swisher … Continue reading

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A-Rod and Swisher benched for Game 3

As the Yankees attempt to come back from an 0-2 deficit against Justin Verlander and the Tigers, their manager Joe Girardi has decided to mix up the lineup by benching Alex Rodriguez and Nick Swisher in favor of Eric Chavez and Brett Gardner. … Continue reading

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Keeping Chavez in the lineup once A-Rod returns

Eric Chavez has earned the opportunity to be the everyday third baseman for the New York Yankees. And when the time comes for Alex Rodriguez to return from the DL, he should have to earn back his every day role … Continue reading

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Chavez sat out because of sore back, expects to play Monday

Eric Chavez has been red hot lately, hitting .467/.500/.999 since July 30, but that didn’t stop Yankees manager Joe Girardi from keeping him on the bench last weekend as his back has been acting up. “He hasn’t felt good after … Continue reading

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