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Ivan Nova to have Tommy John Surgery

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The Yankees had a hunch Ivan Nova was going to need Tommy John Surgery, but Nova went to search for a second opinion. Unfortunately, there wasn't much Dr. James Andrews could tell Nova except that his season is over. The Yankees announced Ivan Nova will have Tommy John Surgery on Tuesday in Alabama. The surgery will ...

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Brett Gardner makes first career start at right field

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At first glance, the lineup seemed pretty normal. All of the big Yankees names were in there, so there was really nothing out of the ordinary. However, if you look closer, it turns out the positions are switched: Carlos Beltran is tonight's DH, Alfonso Soriano is the LF and Brett Gardner is the RF. Yes, ...

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Surgery recommended for Ivan Nova after second opinion

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Ivan Nova went to visit Yankees team physician Dr. Chris Ahmad on Monday afternoon for a second opinion, following a diagnosis of Nova partially tearing his ulnar collateral ligament. The results came in and unfortunately we won't see Nova in the next 12-18 months. Following the re-evaluation, Dr. Ahmad recommended Tommy John Surgery to the 27-year old ...

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Yankees make more roster moves

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Today's roster moves aren't as drastic as yesterday, but they were made. Here are a few of the moves the Yankees made on this off-day: -- The Yankees optioned RHP Bryan Mitchell to Double-A Trenton Thunder. I imagine this move is being done today since Yankees closer David Robertson is slated to come off the disabled ...

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Yankees make multiple roster moves

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All right, you're going to need a pen, a sheet of paper and possibly some white out for this one because there were multiple roster changes going into today's game. Let's start with the obvious ones: Ivan Nova goes on the 15-day disabled list with a partial tear in his UCL. He won't be back when ...

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Ivan Nova has partial tear in UCL; to go on the DL

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When Ivan Nova left last night's game due to injury, it didn't look good, since he was shaking his elbow and arm, trying to get it lose. As of this morning, the Yankees now have face the reality that they might not have Ivan Nova for the duration of the season. An MRI revealed Nova had a ...

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Nova has elbow injury in 16-1 loss to Rays

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Just a day after the Yankees lost 11-5 to the Tampa Bay Rays, it didn't seem possible that the next 24 hours could get any worse. Instead the Yankees fell 16-1 to the Rays and possibly lost Ivan Nova for a significant amount of time, with the Yankees falling in danger of losing another series. Nova ...

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Bullpen implodes as Yankees fall to Rays 11-5

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For the first few innings, it seemed the Yankees were heading towards their sixth straight win after scoring four runs in the second inning. Unfortunately, Kuroda gave up two runs in the sixth and the bullpen imploded in the seventh and eighth, causing the Yankees to fall 11-5 to the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana ...

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