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Yankees 2014 Free Agents: “Should they stay or should they go?”

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Welcome to the second day of the Yankees offseason, and with that in mind it's time to look ahead and discuss the Yankees going into the free agent market. Now, I'm obviously not General Manager Brian Cashman but I like playing the 'should they stay or go' game. This is a list of some of the Yankees ...

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2014 Yankees: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

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With the 2014 season now complete, it's time to look back at what the Yankees have done this season. There were some good moments, some bad moments and some ugly moments. Let's take a look back at the year and discuss 'The Good, The Bad and The Ugly'. The Good -- It was a good offensive year ...

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Derek Jeter has Hollywood ending to Yankee Stadium career

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Derek Jeter's entire career has been like a Hollywood movie; just when you think Jeter can't top himself, he does. Everyone was wondering how Derek Jeter's final game in Yankees pinstripes would end. Would Derek Jeter cry on the field? Would he continue to have a stoic demeanor as he's had for years past? Well, ...

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Jeter will keep his emotions in check until after the game

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Derek Jeter did his usual routine when he walked into Yankee Stadium earlier this afternoon, but as anyone could figure this wasn't just any game for him; this was his last home game...ever. He'll only have one more chance to don the pinstripes, to lead the team onto the field and to get his own ...

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Derek Jeter reaches the end, but gives lessons in life and baseball

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Everyone in their life remembers their first baseball trinket. It could have been a signed baseball by your favorite player, it could have been a baseball glove or it could have been the chance to meet your childhood hero. Mine was simply a Yankees t-shirt. I remember my father gave me an over sized t-shirt when I ...

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Derek Jeter begins final home stand of his career

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When Derek Jeter told everyone in February that 2014 would be his final season, many thought "Oh, well Jeter still has six months of baseball to play." But with the Yankees realistically out of the postseason picture, it's become clear that these 12 games the Yankees have left on the calender are Jeter's final games, and these ...

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Are the Yankees retiring Derek Jeter’s number on Sunday?

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Earlier this evening, there was a rumor Derek Jeter's No. 2 was going to be retired during "Derek Jeter Day", a ceremony being held for the retiring captain before Sunday's game against the Kansas City Royals. However, retiring Jeter's number doesn't seem to be in the upcoming plans. Yankees director of media Jason Zillo recently released a statement, ...

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Yankees need to lock up David Robertson

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David Robertson isn't Mariano Rivera by any means necessary...but he has done a phenomenal job as the Yankees closer. He's been a fixture in the Yankees bullpen even before Mariano, and he took on responsibility as the newest closer in the post-Mariano Rivera era. Let's face it, if David Robertson goes onto the open market, ...

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