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Injuries keep piling up for Mark Teixeira

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Mark Teixeira is supposed to be a constant at first base, but this year he's spent more time worrying about injuries than he's been on the field. Teixeira had been on the DL with a hamstring injury and was benched following back, wrist, knee, groin and fatigue issues. The latest injury Teixeira is facing is a ...

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Mark Teixeira out of lineup with a mild lat strain

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Both Brian McCann and Mark Teixeira have the day-off going into tonight's game, but there's one significant problem; McCann's day-off was planned, Teixeira's wasn't. The Yankees announced Mark Teixeira has a mild lat strain and in order to let it heal, Joe Girardi will have Teixeira sit on the bench for the next three to four ...

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McCann’s bloop single caps walk-off and sweep in 3-2 win over Reds

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The game originally started as a pitchers duel between Johnny Cueto and Hiroki Kuroda. The game ended in a battle of the bullpen fashion and Brian McCann outsmarting Aroldis Chapman along with the Cincinnati Reds outfield in a 3-2 win victory and series sweep at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. The Yankees got on ...

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Seven completely random Yankees questions

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Whenever there's a Yankees off-day, I usually skim around the internet and either read or watch things that have to do with the Yankees. Today, I stumbled upon an article from the Wall Street Journal that tends to happen every year. Yankees players were asked a variety of questions that had to deal with certain ...

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2014 Yankees mid-season report cards: Position Players

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I did something like this at the end of the 2013 season, but with the All-Star Break upon us, I figured it would have been a good time to grade the players on what they've done so far. Each day until the All-Star Break ends, I'll post a mid-season report card for the Position Players, ...

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Greene blanks O’s as Yanks win 3-0

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In just the second start of his MLB career, Shane Greene was able to fool the powerful Baltimore Orioles lineup,  leading the Yankees to a 3-0 shutout victory at Camden Yards in Baltimore, Maryland. The Yankees offense had been up and down, but three runs was just enough to get the job done. The Yankees first ...

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Ellsbury’s blast lifts Yankees over Indians 5-4 in 14 innings

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Brandon McCarthy's Yankees debut was overshadowed by the injury to Masahiro Tanaka and it was once again overshadowed by the 4 hour and 51 minute game. However, with Jacoby Ellsbury's go-ahead blast in the 14th inning, the Yankees were able to rally and come away with the victory in a 5-4 win over the Indians ...

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Yankees will make trades…but they won’t sell the farm

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The Yankees organization always has the mentality that they're in a playoff race every season and if there's something they could do to increase their chances of contention, they'll do it. That's how the Yankees have operated since the days of George Steinbrenner. The Yankees didn't give up last year even with a depleted lineup due ...

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