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Surgery recommended for Ivan Nova after second opinion

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Ivan Nova went to visit Yankees team physician Dr. Chris Ahmad on Monday afternoon for a second opinion, following a diagnosis of Nova partially tearing his ulnar collateral ligament. The results came in and unfortunately we won't see Nova in the next 12-18 months. Following the re-evaluation, Dr. Ahmad recommended Tommy John Surgery to the 27-year old ...

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12th inning rally helps Yankees win 5-1 over Rays

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The Yankees aimed to gain some momentum in the pitching department after the pitching staff gave up 27 runs in two games against the Tampa Bay Rays. Today, Vidal Nuno and the Yankees bullpen were able to keep the Rays in check, with the Yankees rallying to win 5-1 in the 12th inning at Tropicana ...

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Nova has elbow injury in 16-1 loss to Rays

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Just a day after the Yankees lost 11-5 to the Tampa Bay Rays, it didn't seem possible that the next 24 hours could get any worse. Instead the Yankees fell 16-1 to the Rays and possibly lost Ivan Nova for a significant amount of time, with the Yankees falling in danger of losing another series. Nova ...

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Teixeira plans to play vs. the Rays tomorrow

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Mark Teixeira did what seemed to be his final rehab game, going 2-for-4 in the process. Manager Joe Girardi said he's encouraged about Teixeira's progress in extended Spring Training but he wants to speak with Teixeira before any official move is made before tomorrow's game. “Obviously we feel that he’s ready to go,” Girardi said. “We’ll ...

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Beltran sits after flipping over right field wall

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When Carlos Beltran was asked if he'd think he'd be able to play tonight after flipping over the right field wall in last night's 10-2 victory over the Rays, Beltran said he'd have to see how he felt in the morning. Almost 24 hours  since the incident happened, Beltran is out of the Yankees lineup and feeling ...

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Yankees turn to Sizemore to play first base

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On Sunday evening when Francisco Cervelli was injured, the Yankees turned to Carlos Beltran to play first base--despite the fact Beltan had no experience at first base. It's the same story tonight--minus the part where someone gets injured. Scott Sizemore is seeing more playing time, and he'll see at first base, a position he's never played before ...

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Dellin Betances and Vidal Nuno win final two spots in pen

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With a day before the team breaks camp, Joe Girardi has announced the final two bullpen spots, now only leaving the infield to be a mystery. The Yankees announced Dellin Betances and Vidal Nuno will take the final two spots in the Yankees bullpen after a superb Spring from the both of them. Nuno had initially ...

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Preston Claiborne cut from Yankees camp a day after giving up six runs

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Preston Claiborne wasn't a lock to make the bullpen, but after the season he had last year, he had a legitimate shot to make the roster. That was before he gave up nine runs, including six runs without recording an out yesterday. “With what he did last year, we thought that he would have a really good ...

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