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Here’s the Yankees Opening Day roster!

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Barring any last minute trades or setbacks, the Yankees have announced their Opening Day roster. Some spots were filled during Spring Training due to injury and most of the roster was decided once the team arrived in Florida. I'll go further into detail about the roster a little later, but for now, here is your ...

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Brendan Ryan diagnosed with right calf strain

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During today's game, Brendan Ryan went to make a play on a ball up the middle which resulted in him hurting his right calf. He was able to limp off the field, but he had to be helped down the dugout stairs and into the clubhouse. The Yankees later diagnosed Ryan with a strained right ...

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Injury Updates: Gregorius, Teixeira, Ellsbury and Tanaka

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With only four games left until Opening Day, the Yankees still have some injuries in camp. However, while some are progressing, there are some that are in danger of playing on Opening Day. Here's some injury updates from camp yesterday: Didi Gregorius: Didi Gregorius might not play in today's game after sitting out three days with ...

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Cashman on Gregorius, Teixeira, Beltran, Drew, Rodriguez and roster decisions

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With six days to go until Opening Day, the Yankees have to begin finalizing their roster, and hope their players bounce back after two non-contending seasons. Brian Cashman was asked about whether Didi Gregorius needs a platoon partner, if Carlos Beltran, Mark Teixeira and Stephen Drew will bounce back from their horrific 2014 seasons, Alex ...

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Rodriguez’s first career start at first base was “quite interesting”

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Alex Rodriguez is used to taking the field every game and making routine plays on the infield grass. However during yesterday's 7-0 win against the Houston Astros, Rodriguez didn't take grounders at third and instead manned a different position--first base. He made three routine plays at first before he was lifted after three innings; the ...

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Mark Teixeira diagnosed with right knee contusion

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Mark Teixeira was playing in a minor league game early this morning only to be hit on his right knee with a baseball and forcing him out of the game. Just before the first pitch of today's Yankees/Astros game, the Yankees announced Teixeira was diagnosed with a right knee contusion (bruise). The Yankees aren't sending Teixeira ...

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Alex Rodriguez set to play first base tomorrow

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Before camp opened last month, the Yankees had been talking about getting Alex Rodriguez some reps at first base. With nine days to go until Opening Day, the Yankees are finally putting their plan in action and will get a look at Rodriguez out of his natural third base position. Rodriguez is slated to go ...

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Pineda sharp in 10-0 win over Phillies

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The game only lasted six innings, and Michael Pineda was the only pitcher to get work in, but 10 runs in the fifth and sixth inning gave the Yankees a 10-0 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies at Bright House Field in Clearwater, Florida. The Yankees scored in the fifth on a passed ball, a Carlos Beltran ...

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