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Jacoby Ellsbury experiences different rivalry view as Red Sox come to town

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Last season, Jacoby Ellsbury was on the Boston Red Sox, a team with a heated rivalry against the New York Yankees. This season, Ellsbury is on the other side of the rivalry, donning pinstripes as the Red Sox come into town for four games against the Bronx Bombers. Ellsbury's excited, but he remembers that there's ...

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Nova tagged for seven runs as Yanks fall to Orioles 14-5

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Ivan Nova had a bad yet effective start his last outing, but this time he was all bad as he only went 3.2 innings in a 14-5 loss to the Baltimore Orioles at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx. Nova gave up seven runs on 10 hits with 3 strikeouts in 3.2 innings of work before he ...

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Jeter guides Yankees to 4-2 victory over Orioles in final home opener

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In Derek Jeter's final home opener of his career, he lingered for a few moments before entering the batters box, letting the crowds cheers surround him. This was the final time he would step into the batters box during a Yankees home opener, and he wanted to take in all the emotions. But he also ...

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Gardner goes yard as Yankees beat Blue Jays 6-4 for series win

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Going into today's game, the Yankees didn't have a home run this season, which was slightly hard to believe. Well, if you had Brett Gardner in your pool as to who would hit the first Yankees home run of the season (I did), you'd be right. That home run made the difference as the Yankees ...

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Tanaka solid in first start as Yanks win 7-3 over Blue Jays

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It was an inauspicious start to Masahiro Tanaka's career in the Major Leagues. He gave up three runs in the first two innings and it left many fans wondering if Tanaka had his prized pitch, the splitter. But he was able to give the Yankees seven effective innings and in the end he surely didn't ...

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Yankees could possibly lead league in Stolen Bases

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For the past few years, Brett Gardner had been the only Yankees player in his prime who could swipe a base on a consistent basis. The Yankees were never considered a real "speed" team; instead they relied on power to score runs. With the signing of Jacoby Ellsbury, the Yankees now look like a team ...

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CC struggles as Yanks fall 6-2 to Astros on Opening Day

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After 17 scoreless innings in Spring Training, CC Sabathia was hoping to make a good start on his planned come back in 2014. Instead, he gave up six runs in the first two innings as the Yankees fell 6-2 to the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas. Sabathia who was making his 11th ...

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2014 Yankees over/under scenarios

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With first pitch approximately three hours away, I thought I'd do an over/under article on some of the scenarios the Yankees would face during their 2014 season. Here's a few of them (if you have any others, you could put them in the comments for discussion). Wins: 90 Over or Under: Over Reason: The Yankees have a ball club that ...

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