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Yankees News: Berkman, Posada, Rivera, and More

Despite a little bit of controversy, the Yankees beat the Twins to put them on the brink of elimination. Today is an off-day, but Phil Hughes goes tomorrow night back at Yankee Stadium. Here are some notes: Andy Pettitte said that Lance Berkman told him the other day that he and Kevin Long made ...

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The Lance Berkman Non-Strikeout

The Yankees beat the Twins 5-2 last night and the play that everyone seems to be talking about is the Lance Berkman at bat in the the 7th that ended up being an RBI double. It's become an infamous play because it looked like Carl Pavano had him struck out just the pitch before ...

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Yankees Take Commanding 2-0 Lead in ALDS

The Yankees yet again won another come from behind playoff game against the Minnesota Twins as they beat them 5-2 behind a strong performance from Andy Pettitte. Here are some highlights: The Twins had jumped out to a 1-0 lead in the 2nd, but Carl Pavano couldn't hold it. Pavano pitched 6 innings and allowed ...

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Kevin Long Appreciation, The Berkman Edition

At age 34, Lance Berkman has started to feel his age this season as he has dealt with a few nagging injuries that have dragged his numbers down. His season in Houston was up and down and the first two weeks in the Bronx were just ugly. Berkman went on the DL in the middle ...

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Rain and Rays Stop Yankees, Lead Down to 1.5 Games

The rain knocked A.J. Burnett out of the game and the Yankees B-squad bullpen let them down as they lost at home 7-2 to the Tampa Bay Rays to drop to just 1.5 games up in first place. Here are some highlights: Because of the rain, Burnett pitched just 3 innings and allowed only 1 run ...

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Yankees Notes: Streaks, Montero, and MiLB Playoffs

The Yankees have an off-day after finishing up a 10-game homestand with a victory against the Orioles to avoid their first sweep at the new Yankee Stadium. They were 7-3 during the homestand. They will fly into Texas, with Jorge Posada, to start a nine game road trip. Here are some notes: Alex Rodriguez went ...

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Yankees Notes: Sabathia, A-Rod, Berkman, Lee, MiLB Playoffs, and a Giveaway

The Yankees haven't been swept at home by the Baltimore Orioles since 1986, so they'll be trying to avoid that as they go back to playing afternoon games, at least for one day. Ivan Nova will be on the mound taking on righty Brad Bergesen who has a 6-10 record with a 5.47 ...

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Yankees Notes: Vazquez, Pettitte, Jeter, Aceves, Venditte

The Yankees go for a four game sweep of the Oakland Athletics tonight and their sixth win overall and have their best man on the job, CC Sabathia. Here are some notes: Javier Vazquez is back in the rotation. Dustin Moseley is out. Andy Pettitte threw a bullpen yesterday and said he felt great. ...

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