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Yankees designate Vernon Wells for assignment

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I guess the Bronx will no longer be Vernon. According to Buster Olney of ESPN, the Yankees designated Vernon Wells for assignment in order to create room on the 40-man roster. In a response to the news, Wells tweeted: Thank you @Yankees for the opportunity to be a part of such a storied franchise. #Blessed #NextChapter With the ...

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A Week In Review: Gardner, Ichiro, Rodriguez, Wells and more

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Happy New Years, Yankees fans! I would have said so sooner, but the blog had technical difficulties for the past week, so it was rather difficult to even get one blog post in. With the technical difficulties behind us, we can finally start the new year on the blog and of course, talk about Yankees. ...

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Source: Yankees interested in Darwin Barney

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Since the Yankees lucked out on both Robinson Cano and Omar Infante, they could shift their attention towards the trade market for a second basemen to platoon with Kelly Johnson--and it looks like the Cubs could be suitors. According to a tweet from Bruce Levine of 670thescore.com, the Yankees reportedly have an interest in Darwin Barney. ...

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Looking ahead to 2014: The Outfield

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With the 2014 season just mere months away, it's time to take a look at the players the Yankees currently have on their roster and figuring where the team stands as they attempt to make a run for their 28th World Series Championship. Today, we're going to take a look at the current state of ...

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How depleted is the current Yankees lineup?

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In years past, the Yankees lineup looked to be a gigantic threat. With multiple power hitters down the lineup and great starting pitching, the Yankees had the components to be a postseason caliber team. However, last season the Yankees didn't have the components to compete for a playoff spot and ended up missing the postseason for ...

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Yankees drop series finale in 6-2 loss to Blue Jays

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Yankees fans would have to begin to wonder if this is the end for the 2013 team. They've looked lifeless during the Blue Jays series, they went 4-6 on an important road-trip and they're now 3.5 games behind for the second Wild Card. Dropping tonight's game may make fans realize that the postseason might not ...

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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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Wild pitch the game decider in Yanks 6-5 win over Orioles


The Yankees knew that there was a lot at stake coming into tonight's game. They were one game in back of the Tampa Bay Rays for the second Wild Card spot and the Baltimore Orioles and Cleveland Indians were hot on their tails. After tonight, the playoff picture became a bit clearer and the Orioles ...

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