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Martin Prado gives Yankees flexibility on the diamond

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When the Yankees traded for Martin Prado, Joe Girardi said he would be their primary right fielder. However, right field isn't the only position Prado knows how to play: he knows how to play all the infield positions without a single problem. In other words, he's their own version of Tampa Bay Rays player Ben ...

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Yankees rally sends them to 6-4 win over Red Sox

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Shane Greene didn't have his best stuff, but the Yankees offense was able to pick him up, giving them a 6-4 win over the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. The Yankees put up a four-spot on the Red Sox in the fourth inning; Derek Jeter hit a two-run double, Jacoby Ellsbury had ...

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Gardner homers (again) as Yankees out-slug Rangers 12-11

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For the past few days, Brett Gardner has been the lone offensive spark for the Yankees. The Yankees needed a win. Gardner needed some help. In the end, Gardner was able to lead the Yankees lineup in a slug-fest battle against the Texas Rangers, ending in  a 12-11 Yankees victory at Globe Life Park in ...

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Michael Pineda to begin rehab assignment Sunday

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Michael Pineda...you are officially on the rehab clock. Pineda threw a 45-pitch simulated game today in Tampa and Joe Girardi heard Pineda was "very good". The next game Pineda will throw will be a rehab game, and that will start Pineda's 30 day clock before he can return to the Yankees. “He will make a start somewhere,” Giradri ...

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Mark Teixeira to play tonight

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Mark Teixeira took a live round of batting practice and is officially in tonight's lineup. Apparently, the final test for Teixeira was pinch-hitting in last night's 4-2 loss to the Texas Rangers. All was good and even though it took Teixeira a little more than a week to return, he's ready to play and take ...

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Yankees Injury Notes: Tanaka, Beltran, Teixeira, Ellsbury, Pineda

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Here is some Yankees injury news as the Yankees begin their three-game set against the Texas Rangers at 8 p.m. Masahiro Tanaka: Masahiro Tanaka had the PRP injectiona few weeks ago and manager Joe Girardi said Tanaka feels better. Tanaka is currently in New York still receiving treatment and now the Yankees are playing the famous waiting game. “We’re still waiting ...

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Mark Teixeira and Carlos Beltran make progress

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Mark Teixeira and Carlos Beltran have both battled injuries recently, but there's good news for the both of them coming into the series finale against the Toronto Blue Jays. Mark Teixeira: Mark Teixera went into the batting cage and took 50 swings--25 from each side--with hitting coach Kevin Long this morning. Once Teixeira finished his swings, he ...

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Yankees get back on track at Yankee Stadium

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Before this 10 game home stand, the Yankees were under .500 while playing at Yankee Stadium this season. Coming into today's game, the Yankees are 7-1 this home stand and now have a 25-24 record at Yankee Stadium, pushing them above .500 for the first time since June 20 when they were 17-16. “We’ve played good ...

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