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Delia sez: The Yankees have a legitimate chance to make the postseason

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Earlier today, Rob did a column on what he expects from the Yankees this season. After reading his post, I wanted to chime in with my own thoughts on where I think the Yankees will end up. Rob believes the Yankees will end up sitting at home in October but I on the other hand ...

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Brian Cashman not concerned with Dellin Betances despite rough spring

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This time last year, Dellin Betances did what seemed to be the impossible: with no options remaining, he was able to win a job out of Spring Training and stay on the roster for the entire season. He became the set-up man to David Robertson, made the All-Star team as a rookie and beat Mariano ...

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Mark Teixeira feels confident he’ll have a good season

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We all know the famous story of Mark Teixeira coming to camp last season, hoping to have a good year after missing almost the entire 2013 season with a wrist injury. However, Teixeira's year didn't go the way he planned; he didn't contribute much offensively and got hurt a lot. This year, Teixeira is coming ...

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What to expect from Dellin Betances

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Everyday until the end of February, we're going to analyze each player on the 40-man roster, discussing what they did last season (majors or minors), and what we can expect from them during the 2015 season. The 40-man roster is subject to change, but we'll start with the players that are a lock to make ...

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Top 10 Yankees under Joe Torre and Joe Girardi ranked by WAR

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There are many ways to determine how valuable a player is to a team. You could judge by home runs, RBI's, OBP or slugging percentage. But one of the surefire ways to determine how valuable a player is, is by their WAR (Wins Above Replacement). Of course, WAR isn't perfect and old school baseball analysts ...

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2015 Mock Hall of Fame Ballot

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With the 2015 Hall of Fame announcements due on January 6 at 2 p.m. ET, I decided to sit down and write a mock MLB Hall of Fame ballot. There are many deserving players on the ballot and it was hard to choose just 10, but after much pondering, I made my decision. Before we begin ...

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2014 Rewind: Derek Jeter doubles in first All-Star Game AB

The 2013 All-Star Game was special to Yankees fans for many reasons: it was held in New York City (in Citi Field) and it was Mariano Rivera's final All-Star game of his career. In 2014, Derek Jeter had his chance to play one last All-Star game after being voted in by the fans, the game ...

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2014 Rewind: Derek Jeter Day ceremony

It's no secret the entire 2014 season was surrounded around Derek Jeter's "Farewell Tour", and during the month of September, it was no exception. Jeter ended his Yankees career in style, notching a game-winning RBI single in his final game at Yankee Stadium and hitting one last infield single on the final game of the ...

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