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Nova throws minor league game on off-day

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Almost everyone had the off-day today--well, except for Ivan Nova, Francisco Cervelli and a few other Major League players looking to get at-bats. Ivan Nova pitched in a Spring Training game for Low-A Charleston earlier this morning in one of his final tune-ups before the season. Nova went eight scoreless innings with ten strikeouts and one ...

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Yankees rained out in Bradenton

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Well, after waiting an hour and with no sign of the rain letting up, the Yankees game against the Pirates was cancelled, meaning the Yankees will take their team bus back to Tampa without playing a game. Hiroki Kuroda (who was slated to start), will go back to George M. Steinbrenner Field and will throw his ...

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Yankees sweep split squad in Tampa and Panama

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While yesterday was a low day for the Yankees, they promptly turned it around and took both of the Split Squad games, winning 7-3 over the Atlanta Braves in Tampa, Florida and 7-0 over the Miami Marlins in Panama City, Panama. Yankees 7, Braves 3 recap GMS Field: Tampa, Florida Masahiro Tanaka had the start for the Yankees ...

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Jacoby Ellsbury has tight right calf

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Well, the last 24 hours have not been kind to the Yankees: They lost to the Orioles, they were no-hit by the Marlins and now they've lost their center fielder for a couple of days. Rob Thomson told the media Jacoby Ellsbury has a tight right calf and he's been scratched from the lineup as well ...

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Cervelli homers twice in 7-7 tie with Tigers

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Hiroki Kuroda struggled for the Yankees but Francisco Cervelli showed some power as the Yankees ended up in a tie with the Detroit Tigers with the score of 7-7 at George M Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida. Kuroda went 3.2 IP, giving up six runs on 10 hits in easily his worst start of the Spring. ...

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Kuroda and Pineda sharp as Yankees win 3-2 on balk-off

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Michael Pineda made his Spring debut this evening and he was absolutely sharp, going two innings of scoreless ball as the Yankees won 3-2 in a game that ended on a balk call. The Yankees entered the bottom of the ninth tied at 2, the Tigers sending out Luis Marte. Zealous Wheeler reached on a one-out ...

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Michael Pineda to make Spring debut tonight

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Ladies and gentlemen...the wait is over. Michael Pineda will make his Spring appearance against the Tigers tonight, as he tries to win the competition to be the Yankees fifth starter. Hiroki Kuroda is starting tonight's game and David Robertson will follow Kuroda; Pineda will pitch after Robertson. There has been some anticipation from Yankees fans as ...

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Tanaka sharp, Jeter doubles in Yankees 4-3 win over Phillies

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Well, this is the last time I'll ever doubt the Yankees will play a game when it rains again. The Yankees waited out a 90 minute rain delay and Masahiro Tanaka wasn't phased by it, pitching three innings of one run ball as the Yankees rallied in the eighth to win 4-3 over the Phillies. Derek Jeter ...

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