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Yankees will make trades…but they won’t sell the farm

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The Yankees organization always has the mentality that they're in a playoff race every season and if there's something they could do to increase their chances of contention, they'll do it. That's how the Yankees have operated since the days of George Steinbrenner. The Yankees didn't give up last year even with a depleted lineup due ...

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Girardi reflects on Soriano being DFA’d

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If you've been following along with the blog this morning, the Yankees had made two separate transactions; one that doesn't really affect the roster until Wednesday and one that affects the roster effective immediately. Vidal Nuno was sent to the Diamondbacks for Brandon McCarthy and Alfonso Soriano was designated for assignment to put Bruce Billings ...

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Rosenthal: Vidal Nuno traded to Diamondbacks for Brandon McCarthy

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The Yankees have gotten some help with the rotation and it involved a trade to make a good start. According to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports,  the New York Yankees have traded Vidal Nuno to the Arizona Diamondbacks for Brandon McCarthy. Vidal Nuno was 2-5 with a 5.40 ERA and a 1.88 WHIP this season with ...

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Gardner and McCann homer in 6-3 loss to Rays

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A game that started off great for the Yankees ended in disaster as they were swept by the Tampa Bay Rays 6-3 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. The Yankees scored in the first inning on a lead-off home run by Brett Gardner. In the bottom of the third, Brian McCann hit a solo home ...

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Yankees send Nuno to mound to prevent series sweep

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The Yankees are in dire need of a win for two reasons: they'll be under .500 if they lose and they're in danger of being swept by the Tampa Bay Rays, a team who has the worst record in the American League. With hopes of at least taking the final home game of the series ...

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Offense let’s Kuroda down in 2-1 loss to Rays

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Hiroki Kuroda gave the Yankees everything they asked for; he went eight innings and only gave up two runs. Unfortunately, the Yankees were unable to hit with runners in scoring position causing them to fall to the Rays in a 2-1 loss at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. Kuroda gave up two runs on ...

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Rays vs. Yankees pitching matchups

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Monday, June 30 Yankees: David Phelps (3-4, 4.35 ERA) Rays: Chris Archer (4-5, 3.29 ERA) Time: 7:05 p.m. T.V./Radio: YES Network and ESPN/WFAN Who's Hot vs. Archer: Jacoby Ellsbury (7-for-10, .700 AVG), Brett Gardner (4-for-11, .364 AVG) Who's Not vs. Archer: Ichiro Suzuki (1-for-10, .100 AVG), Brian Roberts (1-for-5, .200 AVG) Tuesday, July 1 Yankees: Hiroki Kuroda (5-5, 4.23 ERA) Rays: David Price (6-7, 3.63 ERA) Time: 7:05 p,m. T.V./Radio: YES Network/WFAN Who's Hot vs. Price: Jacoby Ellsbury ...

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Yankees face Rays in last of AL East showdowns

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For the last two weeks, the Yankees have faced the Toronto Blue Jays twice, the Baltimore Orioles once and the Boston Red Sox once, and they've done a decent job keeping afloat in the AL East despite their rotation troubles and offensive woes. This next three game series is the last of the American League ...

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