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Yankees healthy to begin season, unlike last year

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As the Yankees broke camp on Saturday to head to Houston, they were proud to report there were no major injuries during the course of Spring Training (well, except for Jacoby Ellsbury's sore calf, but he'll be in the lineup on Tuesday). They couldn't say the same thing this time last season. Last season the Yankees ...

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Who should get a qualifying offer?

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Today is the day that baseball players have been waiting for--no  not Spring Training, that's not for another 100 days. Today it's all about the qualifying offers. The Yankees have until 5 p.m. to offer players a qualifying offer and this year there are 11 players who are candidates. Let's break down the 11 players ...

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A look at the deductions from the Yankees 40-man roster

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The Yankees made very minor changes to the Yankees 40-man roster today by releasing Mike Zagurski, making him a free agent, but the Yankees 40-man roster could have more open slots by the time the World Series is over. Lohud Yankees took a look at the different players and where they stand as they come ...

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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 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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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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A-Rod suffers a setback while Jeter says he has no pain

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Alex Rodriguez thought he would be back in Pinstripes on Monday. Instead he'll be spending more time in Tampa as the third baseman suffered a Grade 1 strain of his quadriceps over the weekend and will sit for at least a week before playing again. A-Rod needs to sit for at least five games before his ...

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Derek Jeter expected to return to the Yankees on Thursday

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Derek Jeter is expected to come off the DL on Thursday and return to the Yankees in time for their afternoon game against the Royals, according to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports. Jeter has been out since he suffered a broken ankle against the Tigers in the playoffs last season. He was initially expected to play ...

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