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Yankees head to Kissimmee to take on Astros

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Following yesterday's double-duty of baseball, the Yankees head on the road to Kissimmee, Florida where they'll take on the Houston Astros in an afternoon showdown. Like I do before every game, here's a few thoughts before the Yankees suit up and take the field. -- Let's start by discussing the things that stood out to me ...

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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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Let’s play two!

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We're only three games into Spring Training, but today the Yankees are pulling a double duty, which means we play two games. Think of today's contests as practice for day-night doubleheaders, which I'm positive will happen throughout the course of the season. This afternoon, some of the Yankees veterans are making their way to Clearwater ...

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Alex Rodriguez slated to make his Spring debut

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The Yankees are slated to take the field this afternoon at George M. Steinbrenner Field, but the one getting most of the attention is Alex Rodriguez, who hasn't played in approximately 17 months. If you have access to a television, the game will be on the YES Network at 1:00 p.m. In the meantime, here are ...

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Getting to know the Major League roster–with stats

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The New York Yankees released their 2015 New York Yankees Media Guide today and after getting my copy, I skimmed through and found some interesting stats on the players locked to make the 25-man roster. So I decided to share the stats I found the most interesting in the media guide. Who knows, one of ...

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Could Joe Girardi end up in the hot seat if 2015 goes awry?

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Over the last two seasons, the Yankees have been a disappointment. They missed the postseason for two years in a row and witnessed legends hanging up their cleats for the final time in their legendary Hall-of-Fame careers. But lost in the two back-to-back seasons where the Yankees didn't make the postseason was Joe Girardi's impressive ...

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When injuries occur, who replaces who?

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On Tuesday, we projected the Yankees 25-man roster and who could break camp with the team once Spring Training finishes. But one thing we are going to have to factor in are injuries. Over the course of the season, injuries are going to occur and the Yankees are going to have to find replacements for ...

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Brian McCann and Mark Teixeira have different views on beating the shift

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The shift is known as one of baseball's greatest mind games. The players are put to the test and are forced to figure out out how they're going to beat the shift and get on base. However, not every player is good at beating the shift and in the end it's cost them points on ...

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