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Should the Yankees consider lifting their facial hair policy?

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Since the days of George Steinbrenner, the Yankees were told to act and look a certain way. They had to present themselves with class and with poise. They had to stay out of trouble off the field and be champions on the field. But most importantly, they had to be clean-shaven and groomed. While many ...

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Top 10 Yankees under Joe Torre and Joe Girardi ranked by WAR

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There are many ways to determine how valuable a player is to a team. You could judge by home runs, RBI's, OBP or slugging percentage. But one of the surefire ways to determine how valuable a player is, is by their WAR (Wins Above Replacement). Of course, WAR isn't perfect and old school baseball analysts ...

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Hot Stove: Yankees will look at trade/free agent options at 2B

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While the Yankees seem intent on having Rob Refsnyder and Jose Pirela compete for the second base spot, they're also open to finding another second basemen as insurance elsewhere. According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, the Yankees are going to look at trade and free agent options for second base and Heyman added the Bronx ...

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Yankees should give the homegrown players a chance

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When the Yankees won the 2009 World Series, it seemed like they were on top of the world and nothing could bring them down. When the Yankees made the postseason in 2010, 2011 and 2012, it seemed like the Yankees just had to add a few pieces here and there in order to make the ...

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If Chase Headley goes, what are the Yankees options at third base?

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Ideally, the New York Yankees would like Chase Headley to be their every day third basemen for the 2015 season but if the Yankees want Headley, there's a price they're going to have to pay. As reported yesterday by Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports, a mystery team offered Headley a four-year, $65 Million deal. That ...

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Nightly Notes: Bird, Cano, Moncada

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Here are some baseball notes to get you by during this chilly Saturday evening. -- Good news for Greg Bird: he was named the Arizona Fall League MVP earlier this afternoon. He hit .313/.391/.556 with six homers in 26 games during the Arizona Fall League. He'll be back in Trenton next season but the Yankees are ...

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Yankees roster has changed dramatically since 2009

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Five years ago today, the New York Yankees won the 2009 American League pennant, advancing to the World Series and defeating the Philadelphia Phillies for their 27th World Series championship, the most in baseball history. The Yankees had one of the most powerful rosters that season and you would think the team wouldn't have changed much ...

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No Yankees among finalists for the 2014 Gold Gloves

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Rawlings made the announcements for the 2014 Gold Glove Awards, but you might be a little surprised to see none of the Yankees were finalists in any category. The Gold Gloves in my opinion aren't really given to the best fielder because let's face it, if that were the case, Brett Gardner would have one ...

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