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Replacing a Yankees legend is never easy, but it’s been done


Not only have the Yankees been known for their pinstripes and utmost respect for the game, they've also been known to crank out a few baseball legends every now and then. But the sad truth is, baseball legends are human and ultimately they have to retire from the game. After a legend says goodbye to ...

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Which former Yankees would make great hitting coaches?

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The New York Yankees fired their hitting coach Kevin Long after eight seasons in the organization yesterday afternoon and while the Yankees freed up a spot at the position, they now need to find someone else to replace Long. So, who could it be? I thought it would be interesting based on observation to play ...

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Sabathia optimistic on road to recovery


CC Sabathia threw a bullpen session as if he was going to start today, leaving it all on the field while testing the his knee. The next stop for Sabathia is a live batting practice session in Tampa and hopefully he'll get to move onto facing hitters in a simulated game. “I got after it a little bit, ...

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Yankees start crucial series against the Baltimore Orioles

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With the Yankees sweeping the Toronto Blue Jays under the rug, they move on to their next task: defeating the Baltimore Orioles in a three game set at Yankee Stadium, the second step in their quest of knocking their AL East opponents down a few pegs. The Yankees will send Hiroki Kuroda, Vidal Nuno and Masahiro ...

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Yankees to retire Torre’s number, to honor Gossage, Martinez and O’Neill

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The New York Yankees announced that 2014 Hall of Fame inductee Joe Torre will have his uniform No. 6 retired and that they will honor Rich "Goose" Gossage, Tino Martinez and Paul O'Neill with plaques in Monument Park as part of the Yankees recognition series. Bernie Williams will be honored by the Yankees in 2015. Martinez and Gossage will ...

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Marlins hire Tino Martinez to be their new hitting coach

Reports this morning were that the Boston Red Sox were looking to hire Tino Martinez as their hitting coach, but it turns out that the Marlins have hired him instead, according to Chad Jennings of the Journal News. This works for Yankees fans. Now we don't have to sit through the pain of watching Tino in ...

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Red Sox considering Tino Martinez as their next hitting coach

While the Yankees seem content with their own hitting coach Kevin Long, the Red Sox are on the hunt for a new one and are considering former Yankee first baseman Tino Martinez, according to Joe McDonald of ESPNBoston.com. It would be a little hard to see Tino in a Red Sox uniform, but I hope he ...

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Classic Yankees: Tino Martinez

It’s hard seeing legends retire. 2010 saw the last of Andy Pettitte in a Yankees uniform, and it looks as if 2011 will be the last of Jorge Posada. 2012 could see the last of Mariano Rivera, and then down the road eventually Father Time will catch up to Derek Jeter and Alex Rodriguez. All too ...

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