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Looking at how the Yankees did position by position in August

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I've done three of these already, one for April, May, and June. I missed July, but I was busy and the Yankees were very bad so just assume I said some negative things. Anyway, things have turned around nicely to the point where the Yankees are actually in the Wild Card race. Let's take a look ...

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Girardi asks Rivera to reconsider retirement

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Mariano Rivera has his mind set on retiring at the end of the 2013 season, but that's not going to discourage manager Joe Girardi from trying to coax Rivera out of retirement, according to Wallace Matthews of ESPN New York. During today's media conference at Yankee Stadium, Girardi was asked how many more seasons his former teammate ...

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Yankees make no trades during July deadline

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The trade deadline came and went on Wednesday and the Yankees haven't made a move since the Alfonso Soriano trade last week. The closest the Yankees got to a deal seems to have been with the Phillies for Michael Young. It got to the point where reporters confirmed that Young would approve a deal, but nothing ...

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A-Rod wants to play Friday, frustrated he has to wait

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Welcome to another episode of As The World Turns. Yesterday, we found out that MLB was considering a lifetime ban for Alex Rodriguez, who is supposedly ready to fight any potential suspension. Meanwhile, he had a doctor calling around to the media to say that A-Rod was healthy and ready to play. Of course because he's ...

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After playing in just 1 game the Yankees place Derek Jeter on the DL

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The Yankees announced on Friday that they have placed Derek Jeter on the disabled list with a Grade 1 right quad strain retroactive to July 12 and have called up infielder Brent Lillibridge to take his place. Jeter is eligible to return on July 27, but quad strains often take longer than two weeks. In reality ...

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Yankees are lifeless against Red Sox in first game back after break

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The Yankees just didn't have any life in them on a hot night in Boston on Friday as they lost 4-2 to the Red Sox after Andy Pettitte gave up a pair of home runs in the first couple of innings to put them in a hole they wouldn't get out of. Jacoby Ellsbury homered in ...

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Yankees offense missing as they drop 3rd in a row

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CC Sabathia gave up just three runs in a complete game, but it didn't matter as the Yankees offense scored just one run in a 3-1 loss to the Royals at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday. The Yankees have now scored just three runs over their last 29 innings and the Royals have at least split ...

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Yankees six game winning streak was snapped Sunday

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The Yankees lost to Baltimore 2-1 on Sunday when Mariano Rivera gave up a two-run home run with one out and the ninth. The loss snapped a six game winning streak as the Yankees swept a four game series against the Twins and then took the first two games from the Orioles in this series. The ...

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