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Yankees finish 2014 season and Derek Jeter’s career with 9-5 victory over Red Sox

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Derek Jeter took two at-bats, and two at-bats was all he needed to end his glorious career. On the final day of the season, the Yankees were able to come away with a 9-5 victory on Derek Jeter's final day in the big leagues against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. The ...

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Derek Jeter takes BP one last time

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It's Derek Jeter's final game and it's the final game of the regular season. So what did Derek Jeter want to do on the weekend where he influenced all the decisions? He wanted to take batting practice. “I asked him if he wanted to hit today,” Joe Girardi said. “And he said, ‘You know I always ...

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Mark Teixeira returns to the lineup following cortisone shot

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Mark Teixeira has returned to the Yankees lineup following a third cortisone shot in his surgically repaired wrist and he's aiming to play the rest of the season with hopes that his injury doesn't flair up again. “I’ve gone through all the basic tests, and it seems to have taken,” Teixeira said. “Unless something crazy happens ...

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Masahiro Tanaka confident he can pitch next season

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The Yankees were pleased with Masahiro Tanaka's performance last night, but they were more than relieved when he arrived at the ballpark earlier this afternoon and had no arm pain whatsoever. In fact, he was spotted playing catch in the outfield as if he never missed a beat, just preparing for his next and last ...

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Yankees Injury Notes: Sabathia, Tanaka, Teixeira

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We have a few injury notes regarding some of the Yankees 'Walking Wounded'. I'll go more in depth during the pregame notes but here's what we know so far.  -- Good news for CC Sabathia and the Yankees. He told Andrew Marchand of ESPN New York that he threw for the first time since having surgery. He ...

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Tanaka takes the hill in series finale vs. Jays

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Earlier this morning, I voiced my concerns on the Yankees using Masahiro Tanaka for today and if all goes well at Fenway Park in Boston. While everyone is concerned about Tanaka, Joe Girardi insists that this is the only way the team could get a look at him and make sure he's ready for next ...

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It’s Tanaka Day! (but there are risks)

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For the first time since July, I am happy to announce that today is Masahiro Tanaka Day, but I can't say it with much confidence like I have done in the past. If I could summarize Tanaka's first start since coming off the disabled list, it would be this; with the reward, there are risks, and ...

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Mark Teixeira discusses brutal second half

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Mark Teixeira has been a frustrating case this season, whether it be the constant injuries or his lack of offensive power. Sure, Texieria has reached 20 home runs, but the problem was most of his offensive work came in the first half of the season. He's been absolutely brutal in the second half, and he's ...

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