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Hiroki Kuroda hopes to even series against White Sox

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David Phelps gave the Yankees seven innings of two run ball and a win-able start. Unfortunately, the Yankees couldn't capitalize on it against Chris Sale and the Chicago White Sox and lost the first game of the four game set. The Yankees now send Hiroki Kuroda to the mound and the White Sox announced Hector Noesi ...

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Shawn Kelley suffers setback

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If all had went well for Shawn Kelley, he probably would have been activated from the disabled list during the St. Louis series. Instead, Kelley suffered a setback, which means the Yankees will have to be without him for a little while longer. Kelley played catch on Monday and woke up on Tuesday with a stiff ...

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Yankees rotation in dire need of help

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Coming out of Spring Training, the Yankees had a great rotation on paper: the ace of the staff CC Sabathia looking for redemption, veteran Hiroki Kuroda hoping to build on a successful 2013 season, Ivan Nova hoping to prove to the Yankees that what they had seen in 2013 wasn't a fluke, Masahiro Tanaka hoping ...

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Yankees hope to keep the momentum going


Before yesterdays rain out, it seemed the Yankees gained some momentum against the New York Mets, throwing 18 innings of shutout baseball. Today, the Yankees will send David Phelps to the mound, with hopes of keeping the Yankees on a winning pace. David Phelps had mixed results since joining the rotation, having one brilliant game and ...

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Michael Pineda throws a bullpen session

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Michael Pineda is still awhile away from returning to the Yankees, but he certainly made some progress after the Yankees/Pirates game was postponed. Pineda threw a 20 pitch bullpen session today and reported no pain in his lower back. He's not expected to return until the second week of June since he has to throw a ...

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Injury Updates: Kelley, Beltran, Ichiro, Pineda, Teixeira

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Instead of writing separate blog posts about the injuries, I figured it'd be better to kill two birds with one stone and list them all here. Shawn Kelley: Let's start with the bad blow: Shawn Kelley's going on the DL with a back injury. He had been battling it since the Angels series and it hadn't really ...

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Yankees activate Ryan, place Pineda on DL

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With Michael Pineda's suspension finally over, the Yankees now have a 25-man roster--but having 25-men on the roster comes with a price. The Yankees have officially activated Brendan Ryan from the disabled list and have placed Michael Pineda on the 15-day disabled list. Pineda has a Grade 1 strain in his teres major muscle. The good news is ...

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Girardi acknowledges Aceves’s good outing

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Joe Girardi admits Alfredo Aceves saved the Yankees bullpen yesterday afternoon when he was forced to take CC Sabathia out after 3.2 innings. Aceves actually pitched longer (and better) than CC, going 5.1 innings of no run ball. While Aceves pitched well enough to be in the rotation, Girardi will keep him in the bullpen, ...

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