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Burning questions for the 2015 starting rotation

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I've noticed within the last few weeks I've been focusing on the Yankees offense and in the bullpen (notably David Robertson). So I thought I would take time this morning to address the starting rotation for the upcoming 2015 season. With the 2015 rotation, there is a lot of uncertainty, there are spots that need ...

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Yankees 2014 Free Agents: “Should they stay or should they go?”

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Welcome to the second day of the Yankees offseason, and with that in mind it's time to look ahead and discuss the Yankees going into the free agent market. Now, I'm obviously not General Manager Brian Cashman but I like playing the 'should they stay or go' game. This is a list of some of the Yankees ...

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Masahiro Tanaka confident he can pitch next season

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The Yankees were pleased with Masahiro Tanaka's performance last night, but they were more than relieved when he arrived at the ballpark earlier this afternoon and had no arm pain whatsoever. In fact, he was spotted playing catch in the outfield as if he never missed a beat, just preparing for his next and last ...

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Yankees have injuries to worry about in 2015

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When the Yankees came into Spring Training earlier this season, they had to deal with a fair amount of injuries, the main injury being Mark Teixeira and his wrist. As the season comes to a close, the Yankees have more injuries to worry about when they go into Spring Training in 2015. Keeping the roster healthy ...

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Yankees Injury Notes: Prado, Nova

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Well, this season has pretty much been a let-down, and I hate to be 'that person', but there's some bad news on the injury front. Luckily there's also good news. Here's the 'Injury Report'. Martin Prado: Martin Prado was lifted in the 9th inning yesterday due to feeling a slight tug in his hamstring. He was seen by ...

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Michael Pineda returns to the mound tonight

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The last time we saw Michael Pineda, he was ejected from a Major League game due to a pine tar incident against the Boston Red Sox. He was initially suspended just 10 games, but when he tried to throw a side session while he was suspended, he felt something in his teres major muscle, causing ...

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To stay in contention, Yankees need McCann and Beltran to produce

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The Bronx Bombers are currently in contention for a play-off spot, but if they want to have any chance of making it to the postseason, they're going to need to bolster their offense. MLB Network analyst Mark DeRosa discussed the Yankees offensive woes, saying they can't rely on their pitching to win games all the time. “It ...

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Greene and McCarthy help injured riddled Yankees rotation

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This was the Yankees rotation just before the first game of the 2014 season: CC Sabathia Hiroki Kuroda Masahiro Tanaka Ivan Nova Michael Pineda Fast forward to July 22nd and this is current rotation going into tonight: Brandon McCarthy Hiroki Kuroda Shane Greene Chase Whitley David Phelps The point of the small exercise above was to show just how much the rotation had changed in a short ...

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