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CC Sabathia 7

Monday, April 20 Yankees: CC Sabathia (0-2, 5.68 ERA) Tigers: Alfredo Simon (2-0, 2.03 ERA) Time: 7:05 p.m. T.V./Radio: YES Network & ESPN/WFAN Who's Hot vs. Simon: Jacoby Ellsbury (4-for-9, .444 AVG), Brett Gardner (3-for-9, .333 AVG), Mark Teixeira (6-for-14, .429 AVG) Who's Not vs. Simon: Garrett Jones (1-for-9, .111 AVG), Alex Rodriguez (0-for-4, .000 AVG) Tuesday, April 21 Yankees: Nathan Eovaldi (0-0, ...

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Yankees cruise to Motor City after defeating the Rays


First off, I'd like to apologize for there not being a post yesterday. Long story short, I had a medical emergency and basically spent the entire day waiting to be seen.  Before we move on to today's post, let's talk about what happened yesterday in Yankees Universe. -- Michael Pineda and the New York Yankees went ...

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Tanaka dazzles in 9-0 victory over Rays


When the Yankees desperately needed a series win, they turned to Masahiro Tanaka to assist the Yankees in their goal. Luckily, Tanaka had more than enough help when the Yankees exploded in the seventh inning to beat the Tampa Bay Rays 9-0 at Tropicana Field in Tampa Bay, Florida. It was a tight contest until the ...

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Andrew Miller thrives in his “non-closer” role


When the Yankees signed Andrew Miller to a four-year contract, they envisioned having him in a "closer by committee" role, one that would have been shared with Dellin Betances. But as Spring Training went on, Miller thrived while Betances struggled. Betances's struggles continued early into the season and the Yankees were forced to only use ...

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Alex Rodriguez surprised by early success


If Alex Rodriguez wasn't in the lineup last night, the Yankees would have went 2-for-6 with runners in scoring position and the only run would have came on Stephen Drew's 100th career home run. Rodriguez alone went 3-for-4 with two home-runs and four RBI in last night's 5-4 win over the Tampa Bay Rays. “Without Alex, ...

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Report: Yankees interested in Braves 2B prospect Jose Peraza


With Stephen Drew on a one-year contract, the Yankees could turn to Rob Refsnyder and Jose Pirela to play second base for the long-term, right? Not quite. The New York Post is reporting the Yankees are interested in the Atlanta Braves second base prospect Jose Peraza, who is currently playing at the Triple-A level. A source told ...

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Yankees hope Didi Gregorius can get back on track


It's quite obvious no one can replace Derek Jeter's presence in the Yankees clubhouse or on the field, but at the position, the Yankees have tabbed Didi Gregorius to play shortstop. The only problem is, through his first nine games, Gregorius has looked awful. He's made base running blunders, defensive blips and had offensive woes--he ...

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Brett Gardner has MRI on his wrist


The only news coming out of the Yankees organization today was surrounding the health of outfielder Brett Gardner and it was basically nothing we haven't heard before. Brett Gardner had an MRI on his wrist in Tampa and the MRI confirmed Gardner has a bone bruise. Gardner aims to be in the lineup by tomorrow night ...

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