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Joe Girardi won’t move Derek Jeter down in the lineup

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This has been a topic of discussion in Yankees land today, and some Yankees fans (myself included) believe it would be a better move to have the struggling Derek Jeter (who hit .207 in August) move down in the order. Joe Girardi moved Jorge Posada down in the lineup in 2011 and he flat-out benched ...

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Yankees prepare for their series against the Red Sox

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Tonight begins a crucial series for the Yankees as they face the Boston Red Sox in a three game set at Yankee Stadium, but before we get into the Red Sox series, let's talk about the ground the Yankees gained while they were idle on Labor Day (which I still found rather odd, considering the ...

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Yankees Injury Notes: Ellsbury

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It's been a relatively quiet off-day for the Yankees, so here's a quick injury update on one of the Yankees hottest bats before he was benched with an ankle injury. Jacoby Ellsbury: Ellsbury told the media last night he was going to have an MRI on his ankle when he got to Yankee Stadium. However, the Yankees ...

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Jacoby Ellsbury takes BP

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Just yesterday it seemed Ellsbury's ankle would keep him out of the lineup for a while. However, when he showed up to batting practice this morning, he wasn't limping and he was trying every angle to get himself into the starting lineup for the series finale against the Blue Jays and that started with him ...

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This is the wrong time for bad news

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  For the last few weeks, the Yankees hottest hitter has been Jacoby Ellsbury, but if there's anything we learned this season is that nothing can really go right for the Yankees. Ellsbury suffered a sprained ankle and if it were earlier in the season, Joe Girardi would have placed him on the disabled list. The ...

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Red-hot Ellsbury forced to sit due to twisted ankle

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Jacoby Ellsbury limped into the Yankees clubhouse on Saturday morning, so judging from the way he came in, it was pretty obvious he wasn't going to play. I'm sure you'd agree, with Monday's off day (which I didn't know the Yankees had until I checked my calendar this morning), that it'd be a great time to ...

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Yankees Injury Notes: Ellsbury, Tanaka

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Here are some morning injury notes regarding some of the Yankees coming into this afternoon's matinee against the Toronto Blue Jays. Jacoby Ellsbury: Well, the lineup's not out yet but don't expect to see Obi-Wan Jacoby in there this afternoon against the Blue Jays. Joe Girardi said Ellsbury hurt his ankle during the ninth inning of last night's ...

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Gardner, Ellsbury lead offense in 6-3 win over Blue Jays

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In a game the Yankees needed to win, they were able to get the offense going, taking the first game of a three game set against the Toronto Blue Jays in a 6-3 victory at the Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The Yankees weren't able to get the offense going until the seventh inning when ...

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