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Tanaka stifles Red Sox as Yanks win 9-3

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Masahiro Tanaka wasn't supposed to face the Boston Red Sox yet--in fact, the Yankees wanted to keep Tanaka a secret from their rival for as long as possible. However, the rain delay and the doubleheader changed plans, and Tanaka ended up facing the Red Sox for the first time in his career. In a night ...

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Surgery recommended for Ivan Nova after second opinion

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Ivan Nova went to visit Yankees team physician Dr. Chris Ahmad on Monday afternoon for a second opinion, following a diagnosis of Nova partially tearing his ulnar collateral ligament. The results came in and unfortunately we won't see Nova in the next 12-18 months. Following the re-evaluation, Dr. Ahmad recommended Tommy John Surgery to the 27-year old ...

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Yankees @ Red Sox pitching matchups

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Tuesday, April 22 Yankees: Masahiro Tanaka (2-0, 2.05 ERA) Red Sox: Jon Lester (2-2, 2.17 ERA) Time: 7:05 p.m. T.V./Radio: My9/WFAN Who's Hot vs. Lester: Derek Jeter (22-for-66, .333 AVG), Alfonso Soriano (5-for-16, .313 AVG), Ichiro Suzuki (17-for-51, .333 AVG) Who's Not vs. Lester: Mark Teixeira (10-for-45, .222 AVG), Brian Roberts (10-for-48, .208 AVG), Kelly Johnson (1-for-15, .067 AVG), Brett Gardner (2-for-11, .182 AVG) Wednesday, April 23 Yankees: Michael Pineda ...

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Yankees activate Robertson from disabled list

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The Yankees made another roster move, but this time it involves getting their closer back. The Yankees officially announced closer David Robertson has been activated from the disabled list. He's been on the DL with a Grade 1 groin strain which he suffered on the last pitch of his second save on April 6th, the final ...

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Yankees make more roster moves

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Today's roster moves aren't as drastic as yesterday, but they were made. Here are a few of the moves the Yankees made on this off-day: -- The Yankees optioned RHP Bryan Mitchell to Double-A Trenton Thunder. I imagine this move is being done today since Yankees closer David Robertson is slated to come off the disabled ...

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Jacoby Ellsbury prepares for first trip to Fenway as a Yankee

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The last time Jacoby Ellsbury and the Yankees played against the Boston Red Sox, it was on home turf at Yankee Stadium for a four game set, ultimately ending with the Yankees winning three of them. Tomorrow, the Yankees will head to Boston and play the Red Sox (it's Patriots Day in Boston so the Yankees ...

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12th inning rally helps Yankees win 5-1 over Rays

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The Yankees aimed to gain some momentum in the pitching department after the pitching staff gave up 27 runs in two games against the Tampa Bay Rays. Today, Vidal Nuno and the Yankees bullpen were able to keep the Rays in check, with the Yankees rallying to win 5-1 in the 12th inning at Tropicana ...

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Yankees make multiple roster moves

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All right, you're going to need a pen, a sheet of paper and possibly some white out for this one because there were multiple roster changes going into today's game. Let's start with the obvious ones: Ivan Nova goes on the 15-day disabled list with a partial tear in his UCL. He won't be back when ...

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