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Building Yankees bullpen is Brian Cashman’s top priority

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In past years, many believed having all-star players in your lineup would predetermine a World Series Championship. But if there's anything we learned from the 2014 World Series between the San Francisco Giants and the Kansas City Royals, the key to winning is having a lethal bullpen. The starter could give you six-seven innings, the ...

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Yankees already over the luxury tax

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The Yankees have a ton of holes they need to fill on the roster, ranging from shortstop to relief pitching to finding a primary third basemen. However, if the Yankees are going to upgrade their roster, it's going to cost money. Obviously money is not an issue for the Bronx Bombers as they have one of the ...

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Yankees have work to do as arbitration season rolls in

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When the World Series concludes later this week, the Yankees will begin to shift focus on rebuilding their team with hopes for a chance to play in October next season. This season, the Yankees have seven players who are arbitration eligible but whether the Yankees decide to keep or non-tender the players is anyone's guess ...

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Letting Robertson go could start a (bad) chain reaction

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The Yankees have plenty of things to do this offseason and one of the first things they should focus on is re-signing their homegrown closer David Robertson to a contract. Now, there are fans that want Brian Cashman to offer Robertson a qualifying offer and try to pursue him should he turn down the offer ...

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Cervelli and B-Squad beat Red Sox 3-2

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Judging by the title, you would think I was talking about a Yankees Spring Training game. Well, instead Joe Girardi rested all of the regulars and sent Francisco Cervelli and the September call-ups to the field. In the end, the B-squad defeated the Boston Red Sox 3-2 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. The Yankees got ...

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Pineda holds Orioles to one hit in Yankees 5-0 victory

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Coming off the heels of taking three-out of-four against the Toronto Blue Jays, the Yankees turned to Michael Pineda in order to give them a quick head start in their series against the Orioles. Pineda's pitching and the bats of Derek Jeter and Jose Pirela propelled the Yankees to a 5-0 victory at Yankee Stadium ...

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Masahiro Tanaka prepares for start on Sunday, despite the risks

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Masahiro Tanaka was spotted throwing in the outfield earlier this afternoon and his main goal is for him to be ready for his start on Sunday, his first start since being diagnosed with a UCL tear. There's a chance the Yankees could postpone Tommy John Surgery or there's a chance Tanaka's elbow will blow out. ...

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Headley’s walk-off gives Yankees 3-2 victory

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When Shawn Kelley blew the game in the 8th inning, the Yankees lethargic offense seemed to be in jeopardy of losing the game. However, a walk-off error off the bat of Chase Headley sent the Yankees home with a 3-2 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. The Yankees ...

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