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Soriano gets a chance to hit against Lester

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Ichiro Suzuki has been the Yankees most consistent hitter against lefties; in fact, he has an .841 OPS. So it was quite puzzling to see Ichiro out of the lineup this evening against Jon Lester, the left handed ace for the Boston Red Sox. Some of the notable left handed hitters were in the lineup facing Lester ...

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Would the Yankees been better off with Cano and Granderson?

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We all know the story of the 2013 off season: Robinson Cano left the Yankees to go to the Seattle Mariners for a 10-year contract and Curtis Granderson went crosstown to the New York Mets. To try to compensate their loss, the Yankees signed Carlos Beltran, Brian McCann and Jacoby Ellsbury. Well, we're almost in ...

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McCann and Gardner ignite Yankees in 7-3 victory over Blue Jays

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Brian McCann had been struggling with the bat for the last two and a half months. However, he was able to break out, even if it was just for a day, notching five RBI's in a 7-3 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. McCann wasn't the only bright ...

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Day 3 of HOPE Week recognizes Friends of Jaclyn

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The story of the Friends of Jaclyn foundation began when Jaclyn Murphy was diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor and only given a 30% chance of survival when she was only nine years old. If there was anything Jaclyn was passionate about, it was her love for the sport lacrosse and after hearing her story, the Northwestern ...

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Tanaka takes the mound against the hot hitting Jays

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The Yankees come into a very crucial series against the Toronto Blue Jays where the outcome could place them as contenders of baseball or pretenders. To get off on the right foot, the Yankees are going to send Masahiro Tanaka to the mound, who has undoubtedly been the Yankees best pitcher this season. Tanaka is coming ...

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Offense backs up Phelps as Yanks blank A’s 7-0

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Coming off a sweep against the Seattle Mariners, the Yankees had their sights set on taking the first game of a three-game set against the Oakland Athletics. David Phelps had a bounce back start and the Yankees offense came alive as they were able to defeat the A's 7-0 at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, California. The ...

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Yankees sweeping in Seattle as they beat Mariners 6-3

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The Yankees hadn't scored six runs in about two weeks, coming into tonight the offense had been struggling. For one night, the Yankees were able to forget their offensive woes and go for the series sweep with a 6-3 victory over the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field in Seattle, Washington. The Yankees got on the board ...

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Yankees go 1-for-17 with RISP in 2-1 loss to Royals

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The Yankees had countless chances to score against James Shields and the Royals. However, after going 1-for-17 with runners in scoring position, the Yankees were unable to overcome a 2-1 deficit, losing to the Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. Hiroki Kuroda did everything the Yankees had asked for, going seven innings while giving up two ...

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