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Yankees play split squad game today

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Well, today would be a dream for anyone who absolutely adores baseball. It's a split squad game, meaning there's two games today, at the same time but the team is just cut in half. The Yankees that are most likely heading to Panama this evening will play at home against the Orioles while the players ...

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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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Yankees beat Astros 9-6 in see-saw match

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Throughout the entire game, the Yankees and the Astros continued to trade the lead but the Yankees triumphed in the end, beating the Astros 9-6 at Osceola County Stadium. The Yankees were trailing in the 6th inning when Mason Williams hit a SAC fly to cut the deficit to one run. Dexter Fowler, the center fielder ...

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Super-Nova dazzles in 4-2 victory over Nationals

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In Ivan Nova's last outing, it took him 35 pitches to get through two innings of work. Today, it took Nova 36 pitches to make it through three innings. If you thought the 36 pitches in three innings were impressive, then take a look at this; out of the 36, he threw 31 of them ...

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Nunez, Beltran and Murphy go deep as Yankees rout Blue Jays 8-2

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The Yankees powered their way to another win in Bronx Bomber fashion, hitting three home runs as the Yanks beat the Blue Jays 8-2 in Dunedin. Carlos Beltran and Eduardo Nunez hit back-to-back home runs in the third inning of today's game, both home runs coming off Blue Jays right-hander Todd Redmond. John Ryan Murphy added ...

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CC Sabathia not discouraged about fastball velocity

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It was CC Sabathia's first Spring game of the 2014 season, and it didn't take long for his fastball to be the center of attention. During yesterday's game, the YES Network clocked Sabathia's fastball at 88 MPH, three miles per hour less than what his fastball was last season. Despite the low velocity, CC's not discouraged ...

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Yankees fall to Pirates 6-5 in Bradenton

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Although the Yankees didn't get the "W" during this afternoon's 6-5 loss to the Pirates, there were still more positives than negatives to come out of this game as two of the Yankees recent additions made a good first impression. Jacoby Ellsbury did what any good lead-off hitter would do; he got on base and came ...

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Spring Training: Day 8 Notes

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It was another relatively quiet day but things should heat up by next week since that's when games are slated to begin. To end the day, let's go over some notes and news from camp for the day. -- Brett Gardner and Jacoby Ellsbury practiced their bunting on one of the back fields. I heard Gardner ...

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