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Spring Training Notes: Ellsbury, roster cuts and rotation

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Following last night's game, the Yankees made a few more roster cuts, the Yankees released a plan on when they want to get Jacoby Ellsbury into a game and this morning announced the rotation for the next few days. Here's some quick Spring Training notes: -- The Yankees made five more cuts following last night's game, ...

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Yankees beat Nationals 3-2 in Tampa

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Alex Rodriguez returned to the field, playing third base for the first time since September 10, 2013, but while Rodriguez made a few plays on the field, the offense was what shined in a 3-2 victory over the Washington Nationals at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida. The Yankees scored their first run in the ...

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Three-run third propels Yankees to 4-1 win over Phillies

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In Game 1 of a day-night split squad doubleheader, the Yankees went to Clearwater to take on Cole Hamels and the Philadelphia Phillies. Followed by a rain delay in the bottom of the third inning, the Yankees were able to tack on three runs which propelled them to a 4-1 win at Bright House Field ...

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Yankees announce six minor league signings and Spring Training invitations

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Spring Training is just around the corner, which means it's time for the Yankees to extend invites to players who hope to have a shot making the ball club, or are there just for the experience. This season, the Yankees invited 26 players to camp including some of their top prospects. Here are a few notes ...

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A week in review: Cashman, Galvez, Heredia, Moncada, Rule 5, Robertson and Wheeler

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If you thought last week was quiet, then you haven't met this week. The biggest news of the day came on Thursday when the Yankees announced who they were going to protect from the Rule 5 Draft. The Yankees also sold the rights to a contract, David Robertson's value in the market is only going ...

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Yankees must make Rule 5 decision today

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Today is the deadline for the Yankees to put some of their 10 eligible players on the 40-man roster to protect them from the Rule 5 Draft. Last season some notable names (Chase Whitley, Jose Pirela) were left off the roster before the draft but weren't selected; instead they made a splash in the Major Leagues ...

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Joe Torre talks about being honored by Yankees

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Joe Torre is slated to have his number retired by the Yankees on August 23, but he spoke to the media about it today while in Milwaukee for the Milwaukee Braves Historical Association. “It would always be special when you get honored by a particular team,” Torre said. “But when it’s the Yankees, you realize what ...

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Yankees 2013 Top 5 First Base Prospects

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The Yankees don't have much depth at first base but that is beginning to change. First base is also one of those positions where players end up if they can't field anywhere else. You often won't see good players at first base in an organization until they have failed at other positions. There aren't too ...

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