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Pineda throws six shutout innings as Yanks beat Cubs 2-0

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Masahiro Tanaka mystified in Game 1 of the doubleheader and tonight it was Michael Pineda's turn. He threw six innings of shutout baseball, giving the Yankees a 2-0 victory and a sweep of the twin-bill against the Chicago Cubs. Pineda was able to pitch in his third consecutive brilliant outing, coming off a controversial start where ...

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Doubleheader in the Bronx today

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After a rain out yesterday, the Yankees will go back on the field and play two games against the Chicago Cubs--all in one day. Yes, there's a twin bill in the Bronx, meaning an afternoon and evening filled with Yankees baseball. As a reminder, here's a few things going into the double header: -- The ...

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MLB will not suspend Pineda but will talk to Yankees

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Well, it looks like the Michael Pineda pine tar story has one final chapter before we can put the story to rest. Joe Torre (who is the vice president of baseball), spoke to Brian Cashman and the Yankees earlier today regarding the pine tar issue from last night. Torre said Pineda will not be suspended and ...

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Controversy clouds last nights Yankees victory

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There's no denying Michael Pineda pitched a brilliant game against the Boston Red Sox last night and he surely deserved the win, but Pineda's performance was overshadowed by one glaring topic: what was on Pineda's hand during his outing? It was brought to the attention of viewers and social media in the third inning by Red ...

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Pineda strikes out seven in 4-1 win over Red Sox

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The Yankees needed a dominant outing from Michael Pineda to snap a two game skid, and they got one as the Yankees defeated the Boston Red Sox 4-1 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx. Pineda earned his first win since 2011, going six innings while giving up one run on four hits with seven strikeouts. With ...

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Yankees vs. Red Sox pitching matchups

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Thursday, April 10 Yankees: Michael Pineda (0-1, 1.50 ERA) Red Sox: Clay Buchholz (0-1, 12.50 ERA) Time: 7:05 p.m. T.V./Radio: YES Network/WFAN Who's Hot vs. Buchholz: Brian Roberts (10-for-25, .400 AVG), Francisco Cervelli (3-for-6, .500 AVG), Derek Jeter (6-for-23, .261 AVG). Who's Not vs. Buchholz: Brett Gardner (2-for-17, .118 AVG), Kelly Johnson (1-for-10, .100 AVG), Ichiro Suzuki (3-for-14, .214 AVG) Friday, April 11 Yankees: CC Sabathia (1-1, 7.50 ERA) Red Sox: Jon ...

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Tanaka pitches seven solid innings in 5-4 loss to Orioles

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Masahiro Tanaka made his first start at Yankee Stadium and mimicked his performance in Toronto; he gave up a home run (this time in the second inning) and then settled down to be very effective. In the end, the Yankees met their fate in the ninth inning in a 5-4 loss to the Orioles at ...

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Pineda shines but offense can’t score as Jays blank Yanks 4-0

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Michael Pineda made his first start in two seasons and looked outstanding, but the Yankees were unable to give him offense as they fell to the Blue Jays 4-0 at the Rogers Centre in Toronto, Canada. Pineda went six innings giving up one run on five hits while striking out five in his first start since ...

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