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Who’s hot on the farm; May 3rd edition

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This week on the farm there has been some major progress, in more ways than one. Abiatal Avelino was promoted from Low-A to High-A. Sadly, Angelo Gumbs was the main casualty from this move, being sent back to extended Spring Training. In a corresponding move, Ty McFarland has been activated and played ...

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Who’s hot on the farm? April 23rd edition

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Another week has gone by on the farm and there are several players making some noise in the early goings. There have also been several injuries. Ian Clarkin is out with elbow inflammation, Luis Torrens is out for the season with shoulder surgery, and Dan Camarena is also battling some elbow soreness. Ty Hensley is ...

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Who’s off to a hot start? Yankees prospects edition

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Starting with Triple-A players, Kyle Roller is off to a decent start although he hasn’t shown much power. He’s 4/12 with a walk and a .333/.385/.333/.718 stat line. He has struck out four times in four games. He’s looking to duplicate last year’s success and make a case that he should be playing for a ...

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Ninth inning rally lifts Yankees to 3-2 win over Astros

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Aside from a shaky first inning, Michael Pineda and the pitchers behind him were dominant. And while the offense couldn't get it going until the ninth inning, they were able to come from behind and take a 3-2 victory over the Houston Astros at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa Florida. The ninth inning rally started ...

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Yankees reassign 10 players to minor league camp

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No player wants to be summoned to Joe Girardi's office, only to be told that they've been cut from big league camp and have to start preparing for their 2015 season across the street. But that's what happened to 10 minor-league players before Monday's off-day; seven of the players were cut before this afternoon's contest ...

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Tanaka pitches two scoreless innings in 3-2 win over Braves

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While most Spring Training games are about getting the major league players into shape, Masahiro Tanaka's Spring debut was more about seeing the progress he made since suffering a partial UCL tear last season. With Tanaka's two scoreless innings and timely hits by the kids, the Yankees came out on top, beating the Braves 3-2 ...

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Yankees send out potential Opening Day lineup vs. Rays

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For the first time this Spring, all nine starters are in the lineup at the same time, and at first glance, the lineup looks pretty deep. There's speed at the top, power in the middle and the guys that could be full of surprises at the bottom. The starter for today's game is Michael Pineda ...

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Alex Rodriguez to play third base vs. Nationals

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As the Washington Nationals make their way to George M. Steinbrenner Field, the Yankees put out their lineup card for the afternoon matinee. And while it's no surprise Alex Rodriguez is in the lineup, it's a bit surprising he's the third basemen.  Here are a few thoughts going into this afternoon's game. -- Alex Rodriguez hasn't ...

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