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Yankees prepare to head to Panama


The Yankees have a whiteboard in their clubhouse where Joe Girardi places important announcements and news bulletins so the players passing by can know what's next on the agenda. One of the announcements on the whiteboard has to do with the Yankees up-coming three-day trip to Panama: Players that are going to Panama are leaving Florida ...

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Girardi unveils some of his Panama roster

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Manager Joe Girardi has been mostly hush-hush when it came to announcing his roster go to Panama in order to play two games honoring Mariano Rivera. Today he revealed some of the players that will help honor Mariano. The following players are: -- Derek Jeter -- Brett Gardner -- CC Sabathia -- Adam Warren -- Brian McCann -- Carlos Beltran -- David ...

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Yankees can use new instant replay rules today

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After the new instant replay rules for the 2014 campaign came into effect this offseason, many fans wondered when the Yankees will be able to test the new system. Well, today's that day. The New York Yankees and Philadelphia Phillies will be able to use the new instant replay system during today's game, the Yankees having ...

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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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Jeter is ready to play in Grapefruit League debut

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The last time Derek Jeter was on a baseball diamond, it was on September 7, 2013. A few days later, he announced he was done for the 2013 season after a third unsuccessful attempt to return from an ankle injury. Today, Jeter will make another come back and this time aims to be successful. Jeter will ...

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Ellsbury, MCann and Beltran slated to make their Spring debuts

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The Yankees are slated to play their first game against a Major League squad today and they'll travel to McKechnie Field to face the Pittsburgh Pirates. Jacoby Ellsbury, Brian McCann and Carlos Beltran are slated to make the trip and will play for approximately half the game. Here are a few notes this morning as ...

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Spring Training: Day 11 Notes

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Yesterday was full of baseball news while today was extremely quiet since the Yankees did their workout early to go on a team bonding trip. However there was some news from camp so lets end the final day of workouts before an actual game with some notes. -- Masahiro Tanaka believes he's ready to get into ...

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Spring Training: Day 9 Notes

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Well, today was an eventful day, wasn't it? Photo day, injury reports and now the signing of Andrew Bailey. To end an eventful day, here's some notes from camp: -- Tyler Austin's wrist had been bothering him, and it turns out it had been going on for a week. He had discomfort earlier this week and ...

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