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Who’s off to a hot start? Yankees prospects edition

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Starting with Triple-A players, Kyle Roller is off to a decent start although he hasn’t shown much power. He’s 4/12 with a walk and a .333/.385/.333/.718 stat line. He has struck out four times in four games. He’s looking to duplicate last year’s success and make a case that he should be playing for a ...

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Spring Training Notes: Ellsbury, roster cuts and rotation

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Following last night's game, the Yankees made a few more roster cuts, the Yankees released a plan on when they want to get Jacoby Ellsbury into a game and this morning announced the rotation for the next few days. Here's some quick Spring Training notes: -- The Yankees made five more cuts following last night's game, ...

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What we’ve learned so far in Spring Training

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Two weeks have gone by in Yankees Spring Training camp, and while nothing has been definitive, there have been some surprises. So let's round-up the surprising things we've learned in Spring Training so far: 1. Alex Rodriguez has looked good Coming into camp, we didn't know what we were going to expect from Rodriguez. Rodriguez has come into ...

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Masahiro Tanaka to make Spring debut vs. Braves

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The last time Yankees fans saw Masahiro Tanaka, he pitched a horrendous outing against the Boston Red Sox, his final outing of the 2014 season. As of today, Masahiro Tanaka is putting last season in the past as he makes his first start of the Spring against the Atlanta Braves. Tonight's a night game, so ...

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Yankees head to Sarasota to take on Orioles

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After yesterday's 4-3 win over the Tampa Bay Rays, the Yankees infielders along with the kids are heading to Sarasota to take on Wei-Yin Chen and the Baltimore Orioles. Chase Whitley is getting the start for the Yankees as he attempts to work his way into the conversation as a possible fifth starter or a ...

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Rodriguez goes 2-for-3 in 4-3 win over Rays

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On a day where Joe Girardi had his potential Opening Day lineup, Alex Rodriguez shined. His RBI along with some timely hits by the kids propelled the Yankees to a 4-3 win over the Tampa Bay Rays at George M. Steinbrenner Feld in Tampa, Florida. The Yankees scored two runs in the second inning on a ...

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Yankees send out potential Opening Day lineup vs. Rays

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For the first time this Spring, all nine starters are in the lineup at the same time, and at first glance, the lineup looks pretty deep. There's speed at the top, power in the middle and the guys that could be full of surprises at the bottom. The starter for today's game is Michael Pineda ...

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Alex Rodriguez to play third base vs. Nationals

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As the Washington Nationals make their way to George M. Steinbrenner Field, the Yankees put out their lineup card for the afternoon matinee. And while it's no surprise Alex Rodriguez is in the lineup, it's a bit surprising he's the third basemen.  Here are a few thoughts going into this afternoon's game. -- Alex Rodriguez hasn't ...

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