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Yankees 2013 season report card

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With the 2013 season behind us and with no postseason, the only thing left to do is to grade the Yankees (and for them to hope that they get a good grade). Here are the grades I gave to players from highest to lowest: Mariano Rivera: In his final season, Rivera once again dazzled everyone with his ...

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Yankees eliminated from Wild Card race after 8-3 loss to Rays

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After a long struggle and fight, the Yankees season will officially come to an end on Sunday afternoon. The Yankees loss, combined with the Cleveland Indians 7-2 victory eliminated the Yankees from the wild card race, the second time in 19 years that the Yankees have missed the postseason. The Yankees had only a small amount ...

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Yankees offer free 2014 tickets after bobblehead fiasco

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The Yankees playoff hopes are dashed, the Mariano Rivera bobbleheads went missing until the middle of the game and the team looks as if they had given up. There is good news after 158 games of despair. The Yankees feel bad about the bobblehead disaster, so bad that they are offering free tickets to a ...

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It’s Mariano Rivera Bobblehead (Voucher) Night!

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So as you all know, tonight is the final bobblehead in the Yankees four bobblehead collection series, and of course it's the greatest closer of all time--Mariano Rivera. However, the Yankees had a slight misstep in their promotion: the Mariano Rivera bobbleheads weren't at the stadium when it was time to hand them out to ...

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8th inning rally propels Yankees to 4-3 victory over Blue Jays

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For the first seven innings of the game, it looked as if the Yankees were going to drop their fifth straight game, possibly ending their chances of even contending for the Wild Card. They were being shutout by J.A. Happ and they were on the verge of falling deeper into the Wild Card race. Then, ...

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Could Jeter follow Rivera to retirement after the season?

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2013 is going to come to a somber end for the Yankees, regardless of where they end their season. The Yankees will lose their closer Mariano Rivera to retirement after 19 years in the Major Leagues. However, Rivera might not be the only one to head off into the sunset. Andy Pettitte (who usually has ...

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Yankees rally but fall to Red Sox 13-9

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Yeah, these types of games are getting old for Yankees fans, aren't they? For the third game in this series, the Yankees scored at least eight runs (they scored nine today) and yet they couldn't come away with the victory. Yankees starter David Huff couldn't last more than 3.1 IP, giving up nine runs on eight ...

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Bullpen implodes as Yankees fall to Red Sox 12-8

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Everything was looking great for the New York Yankees. Andy Pettitte finished six strong innings of three run ball, leaving with a five run lead in hopes that he would get his 11th win of the season and his 21st career win over the Boston Red Sox. Instead, Phil Hughes, Boone Logan, Preston Claiborne and ...

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