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Joe Girardi won’t move Derek Jeter down in the lineup

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This has been a topic of discussion in Yankees land today, and some Yankees fans (myself included) believe it would be a better move to have the struggling Derek Jeter (who hit .207 in August) move down in the order. Joe Girardi moved Jorge Posada down in the lineup in 2011 and he flat-out benched ...

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Yankees make multiple roster moves

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The New York Yankees have made eight call-ups, two transfers, a release and a designation for assignment. Here's the run down on the transactions. -- The Yankees have recalled C John Ryan Murphy, RHP Preston Claiborne, RHP Bryan Mitchell and RHP Chase Whitley from Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre. -- The Yankees have selected LHP Rich Hill and OF Chris ...

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Red Sox vs. Yankees pitching matchups

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Tuesday, September 2 Yankees: Shane Greene (4-1, 3.09 ERA) Red Sox: Joe Kelly (0-1, 3.86 ERA w/Red Sox) Time: 7:05 p.m. T.V./Radio: YES Network & MLB Network/WFAN Who's Hot vs. Kelly: Stephen Drew (1-for-3, .333 AVG), Brian McCann (2-for-6, .333 AVG), Martin Prado (2-for-4, .500 AVG) Who's Not vs. Kelly: N/A Wednesday, September 3 Yankees: Hiroki Kuroda (9-8, 3.88 ERA) Red Sox: TBA Time: 7:05 p.m. T.V./Radio: YES Network & ESPN/WFAN Note: The Red Sox have not announced a ...

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Yankees prepare for their series against the Red Sox

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Tonight begins a crucial series for the Yankees as they face the Boston Red Sox in a three game set at Yankee Stadium, but before we get into the Red Sox series, let's talk about the ground the Yankees gained while they were idle on Labor Day (which I still found rather odd, considering the ...

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Yankees Injury Notes: Ellsbury

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It's been a relatively quiet off-day for the Yankees, so here's a quick injury update on one of the Yankees hottest bats before he was benched with an ankle injury. Jacoby Ellsbury: Ellsbury told the media last night he was going to have an MRI on his ankle when he got to Yankee Stadium. However, the Yankees ...

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Derek Jeter ends up on the cover of ‘The New Yorker’

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Throughout the years, Derek Jeter has been on the cover of multiple magazines, from GQ to Sports Illustrated. However, Jeter made it on the cover of The New Yorker and the fan-art was done by a Red Sox Fan! Mark Ulriksen painted a portrait of Jeter tipping his cap to the crowd in Babe Ruth fashion, but he admitted ...

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With September here, Derek Jeter’s final game crawls closer

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September 1st is usually a bittersweet moment during a Major League Baseball season, especially for a team that faces uncertainty on whether they'll enter the postseason or not. However, this year, September 1st will be more of a reality than a bittersweet moment. But why is September 1st such a bittersweet moment? Just like last year when ...

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Yankees acquire RHP Chaz Roe

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The New York Yankees have announced they have acquired RHP Chaz Roe from the Miami Marlins in exchange for cash considerations. Roe appears likely to join the ball club when rosters expand on Tuesday. The 27-year-old spent the entire season with Triple-A New Orleans where he posted a 3.66 ERA in 64 relief appearances. His sole ...

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