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Sabathia optimistic on road to recovery

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CC Sabathia threw a bullpen session as if he was going to start today, leaving it all on the field while testing the his knee. The next stop for Sabathia is a live batting practice session in Tampa and hopefully he'll get to move onto facing hitters in a simulated game. “I got after it a little bit, ...

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Brett Gardner has “no regrets” avoiding free agency

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With the way Brett Gardner is playing this year, he's having close to an All-Star year. If he were in his walk year, he would almost be guaranteed a huge payday for an opposing team. He could have taken the route fellow center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury took, leaving the Boston Red Sox to come to the Yankees ...

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Yankees get the series sweep with 6-4 win over Blue Jays

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With a depleted bullpen, the Yankees turned to David Phelps to ask him to go the distance and lead the Yankees to victory. Luckily they were able to get the series sweep as they defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 6-4 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York The Yankees took an early lead in the first ...

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Kelly Johnson is back in a groove

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In the beginning of the season, Kelly Johnson saw his playing time diminish simply because he wasn't hitting and it was becoming a question on whether Johnson would be simply a bench player or possibly a trade chip. Well, with Yangervis Solarte slumping, Johnson is seeing more playing time and his bat has heated up ...

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Has Adam Warren grown accustomed to the pen?

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The Yankees continue to stand by their decision of leaving Vidal Nuno in the Yankees rotation, but Nuno has a 5.90 ERA and hasn't won a game since May 7th. Media have suggested that the Yankees move Adam Warren from the bullpen to the rotation, and for now both Brian Cashman and Joe Girardi downplayed ...

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Day 3 of HOPE Week recognizes Friends of Jaclyn

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The story of the Friends of Jaclyn foundation began when Jaclyn Murphy was diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor and only given a 30% chance of survival when she was only nine years old. If there was anything Jaclyn was passionate about, it was her love for the sport lacrosse and after hearing her story, the Northwestern ...

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Yankees re-instate Francisco Cervelli from the DL

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Yankees fans, he's back. After hurting his hamstring two months ago while trying to beat out a double play, the Yankees have re-instated Francisco Cervelli from the 60-day disabled list. As a corresponding move, the Yankees optioned catcher John Ryan Murphy to Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre. Ryan didn't necessarily deserve to go back down to Triple-A as he ...

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Tanaka takes the mound against the hot hitting Jays

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The Yankees come into a very crucial series against the Toronto Blue Jays where the outcome could place them as contenders of baseball or pretenders. To get off on the right foot, the Yankees are going to send Masahiro Tanaka to the mound, who has undoubtedly been the Yankees best pitcher this season. Tanaka is coming ...

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