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Kuroda has quality start but Yanks fall to Astros 3-1

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Hiroki Kuroda did everything right on the mound (minus a few mistakes), and hoped the Yankees offense would be able to help him. Unfortunately the Yankees were 0-for-10 with runners in scoring position as they fell to the Houston Astros 3-1 at Minute Maid Park in Houston Texas. Kuroda went six innings giving up two runs ...

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Hiroki Kuroda gets the start tonight

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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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CC struggles as Yanks fall 6-2 to Astros on Opening Day

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After 17 scoreless innings in Spring Training, CC Sabathia was hoping to make a good start on his planned come back in 2014. Instead, he gave up six runs in the first two innings as the Yankees fell 6-2 to the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas. Sabathia who was making his 11th ...

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Hiroki Kuroda helps Masahiro Tanaka adjust to Yankees, U.S.A.

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Isn't it nice to know that once you go to a team in a new country for the first time, there's someone there that can help you because they've experienced the same thing? Well, Masahiro Tanaka sure is lucky because his new teammate Hiroki Kuroda has taken him under his wing in order to help ...

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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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Dellin Betances and Vidal Nuno win final two spots in pen

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With a day before the team breaks camp, Joe Girardi has announced the final two bullpen spots, now only leaving the infield to be a mystery. The Yankees announced Dellin Betances and Vidal Nuno will take the final two spots in the Yankees bullpen after a superb Spring from the both of them. Nuno had initially ...

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

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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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Michael Pineda now has a job to do

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Joe Girardi knew for quite some time Michael Pineda was going to be the fifth starter in the rotation, especially with his dominant Spring outings, but now that Pineda has the job locked up, the road to a comeback begins. "He threw extremely well,” Girardi said. “It was what we wanted to see from him. He ...

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