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When are the Yankees injured players coming back?

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Back in Spring Training, when the Yankees first had their run of injuries, which is now up to 11, it wasn't supposed to be until the middle of May when we would start to see some of these players return. Well, the middle of May is just a week away so when can we expect them ...

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Yankees place Kevin Youkilis on the DL, Recall Corban Joseph

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Joe Girardi said after last night's game the MRI done on Kevin Youkilis' back was clean, but it looks like he's going on the DL anyway, according to Chad Jennings of the Journal News. Infielder Corban Joseph will take his place on the roster. Youkilis has missed seven of the last eight games with a back ...

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Yankees get blown out by the Astros

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The Yankees were beaten and beaten badly by the Houston Astros in a 9-1 loss Monday night when Andy Pettitte didn't have his good stuff and the offense just didn't show up. Former Yankee Brandon Laird started a first inning rally with a two out single that was capped off by a two-run double by Carlos ...

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Contract talks between Cano and Yankees have not restarted, and notes

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There has been another report that the Yankees will eventually drop their goals of lowering their budget to below $189 million this offseason. The report seems like mostly speculation and I have not totally bought into the idea that Hal Steinbrenner has abandoned it after working towards it for the past two offseasons. The idea behind ...

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Yankees finish off first four-game sweep of Jays since 1995

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The Yankees had yet another come from behind victory, beating the Blue Jays 3-2 at the Stadium on Sunday as they swept the Jays, this year's sexy pick to win the AL East, in four games for the first time since 1995. They've won six out of seven against them so far. It was a close ...

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Yankees come back to beat the Jay 5-4

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The Yankees trailed 3-0 and then again 4-3, but managed to come from behind to beat the Blue Jays 5-4 thanks to a big game from Travis Hafner at the Stadium on Saturday. CC Sabathia started and once again didn't have his best stuff as the Jays scored one run in the third and two more ...

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Brian Cashman is smart not to take credit for Yankees strong start, and other notes

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The Yankees had some big holes in the lineup going into the season and most weren't afraid to point them out. There was the drop-off behind the plate, in right field, and forget about plugging any hole with Vernon Wells as he was done and that was a horrible trade. Almost a month later and the ...

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Yankees Robinson Cano has weak ties to PED-clinic with notes

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Major League Baseball is apparently investigating Robinson Cano for potential ties to Biogenesis, the anti-aging clinic suspected of providing PEDs to players, although any links to Cano and the clinic seem very weak at best, according to T.J. Quinn and Mike Fish of ESPN. Where other players had their names on Biogenesis documents, Cano did not. Instead ...

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