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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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Yankees will find out if they’re AL East contenders or pretenders

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For the last six weeks, the Yankees had played teams outside the American League East division, including wrapping up a long West Coast trip where the Yankees finished 5-4. However, the Yankees real test lies starting this week as they'll face opponents that they're quite familiar with, considering they play them about 19 times a ...

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Teixeira back in the lineup after being late scratch last night

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Before we get to the pregame notes, I'd like to wish every dad out there a very, very Happy Father's Day, including mine. If we're being honest, if it weren't for my dad, I never would have been interested in the New York Yankees and without his guidance, I could have very well ended up ...

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Beltran worries about production at the plate

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Carlos Beltran isn't in tonight's lineup against Scott Kazmir but it has nothing to do with his ailing elbow. Beltran has said he's felt relatively well when it came to his elbow, but the issue is he's not productive at the plate; Beltran is hitting only .129 with 10 K's in eight games. “I don’t feel ...

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Offense backs up Phelps as Yanks blank A’s 7-0

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Coming off a sweep against the Seattle Mariners, the Yankees had their sights set on taking the first game of a three-game set against the Oakland Athletics. David Phelps had a bounce back start and the Yankees offense came alive as they were able to defeat the A's 7-0 at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, California. The ...

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Francisco Cervelli could return to Yankees tomorrow

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If you're going to watch tonight's game on YES, take a good look at John Ryan Murphy because tomorrow, he might not be here. Francisco Cervelli is eligible to come off the disabled list on Friday and unless the Yankees plan on designating either Alfonso Soriano or Kelly Johnson for assignment, the logical move would be ...

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