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Yankees head to Lakeland to take on Tigers

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After last night's 7-3 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies, the Yankees are taking the bus ride to Lakeland where they'll play the Detroit Tigers in an afternoon matinee. But let's go over a few notes before this afternoon's game. Brendan Ryan is in the lineup for the first time this Spring. He missed the last two ...

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Yankees play third straight night game vs. Phillies

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While yesterday's game was exciting--and taxing, tonight's is a whole new ball game...mainly because the Yankees play their third straight night game. Before we move onto tonight's game, let's discuss everything that happened last night. Masahiro Tanaka once again looked great last night, giving up no runs in 3.2 innings. Tanaka didn't say much about his ...

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Offense comes alive as Yankees beat Braves 12-5

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It was "Tanaka Time" at Disney World with the infielders and Brett Gardner making the trip from Tampa to Orlando, and the team made sure they made the most of it, pounding out 14 hits in a 12-5 victory over the Atlanta Braves at Champion Park in Orlando Florida. The Yankees first scored in the third ...

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Who will start on Opening Day?

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With Opening Day around the corner, Joe Girardi has options on who will take the hill for the first outing of the season. He could go with his Opening Day starter of the last six seasons in CC Sabathia, or he could choose another starter, possibly Masahiro Tanaka. While many are speculating who could be ...

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Teixeira homers in 4-2 loss to Blue Jays

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CC Sabathia made his Spring debut for the Yankees and most of the regulars were in the lineup. However, the offense wasn't enough as the Yankees fell to the Blue Jays 4-2 at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida. The Yankees scored their first run in the bottom of the second when Stephen Drew hit ...

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CC Sabathia to make Spring debut vs. Blue Jays

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When CC Sabathia takes the hill in this evening's showdown with the Toronto Blue Jays, all eyes will be on him. Not only to see if Sabathia is healthy, but to see if Sabathia can be an effective starter. Sabathia's last two seasons were plagued with injury and mediocrity and while the Yankees aren't expecting ...

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What we’ve learned so far in Spring Training

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Two weeks have gone by in Yankees Spring Training camp, and while nothing has been definitive, there have been some surprises. So let's round-up the surprising things we've learned in Spring Training so far: 1. Alex Rodriguez has looked good Coming into camp, we didn't know what we were going to expect from Rodriguez. Rodriguez has come into ...

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Yankees take on Tigers and Blue Jays in split-squad fashion

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The Yankees by now are used to playing two games in the same day in the form of doubleheaders. However, today's event isn't a doubleheader, it's two games played at the same time in two different areas. Didi Gregorius, Chase Headley, Stephen Drew and Mark Teixeira headline the lineup staying in Tampa while Brett Gardner, ...

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