1. Yankees' Closer David Robertson Is Close to Making His Return

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Closer David Robertson threw off a mound for the first time Thursday since a strained left groin landed him on the 15-day disabled list April 7 and he remains on schedule to return to the Yankees Tuesday...

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  2. Guess Who's Getting Yangervis Solarte's First Home Run Ball

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  3. Yankees and Mets Attend Hanrahan's Showcase

    Former All-Star closer Joel Hanrahan, who has been sidelined for almost a year after undergoing Tommy John Surgery, threw for somewhere between 16-20 teams on Thursday in an attempt to make a comeback...

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  4. Sabathia Puts Struggles vs. Rays Behind Him

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — CC Sabathia and the Yankees against the Rays inside Tropicana Field usually leads to cold sweats and nightmares for the visitors...

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  5. Early Returns on Yankees' Jacoby Ellsbury Suggest He's Worth Every Penny

    In most years, money is of no object to the New York Yankees . Acquiring top-tier talent on the free-agent market is a right of passage in the Bronx...

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  6. Solarte's First MLB Homer

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  7. New York Yankees Next Major League Baseball Team to Head Down Under

    It is the best-known sporting franchise in the world. No, not the Maitland Blacks Rugby Union Club, but the New York Yankees ...

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  8. Teixeira Not Budging from Sunday Return After Rehab Game

    Mark Teixeira declared Thursday that he'll be able to return from the disabled list when eligible on Sunday and didn't sound like he'd be thrilled about waiting any longer than that...

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  9. First Pitch: CC vs. Price ... Here We Go Again

    NEW YORK -- Weren't the Rays supposed to trade David Price last winter? They didn't, so the Yankees have to face him again Thursday night, in their first meeting of the season with the Rays...

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  10. Mark Teixeira to Begin Rehab Assignment Today

    Working his way back from a Grade 1 hamstring injury suffered on April 4 in Toronto , Mark Teixeira will begin his road back to the Yankees by playing three innings in a game today...

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  11. Yankees Honor Nelson Mandela's 1990 Visit with Monument Park Plaque

    Nelson Mandela probably couldn't hit a curveball, but he has earned a place alongside Yankees greats in Monument Park. Nelson Mandela probably couldn't hit a curveball, but he has earned a place alongside Yankees greats in Monument Park...

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  12. Could Yankees' Murphy Become Pineda's Personal Catcher?

    NEW YORK -- John Ryan Murphy -- remember, it's not J.R. anymore -- got his first start of the 2014 season for the Yankees on Wednesday night, catching Michael Pineda's shutout gem against the Cubs...

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  13. Masahiro Tanaka Is Living Up to the Hype

    We've all tried to separate the hype from the reality when it comes to Masahiro Tanaka, but after his first three starts, that's becoming harder to do...

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  14. Yankees' Carlos Beltran Passes Joe DiMaggio on All-Time Home Run List

    New York Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran has played only 14 games with his new team, but it didn't take him long to surpass a milestone that was set by one of the franchise's most-beloved icons...

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  15. How Masahiro Tanaka Is Sending Strikeout Rate Sky-High in MLB

    Through three major league starts, Masahiro Tanaka has become the ace of the New York Yankees staff, dominated three different lineups and established himself as must-watch television...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 2 days ago 47,114 reads 155 comments

  16. Tanaka leads Yanks; 28 K's in 1st 3 games

    NEW YORK -- Masahiro Tanaka allowed two bunt hits in eight dominant innings, Carlos Beltran homered for the third straight game and New York welcomed the Chicago Cubs to the current ...

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  17. Yankees Lineup: Jeter (Quad) Returns for Game 2

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  18. Soriano Says 'I Just Want to Win' as He Thinks Back on Cubs Losing

    With the Chicago Cubs in the visitor's dugout for Wednesday's chilly doubleheader, Yankees designated hitter Alfonso Soriano had the chance to reflect on his nearly seven-year stay in the Windy City...

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  19. New York Yankees' Biggest Early-Season Surprises and Disappointments

    The New York Yankees have already given us a lot to analyze in the season's first couple of weeks. A rash of injuries in 2013 led to a reconstruction of the roster this offseason ...

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  20. The Yankees' Most Messed-Up Position

    It was shortly before the General Managers meetings in November when baseball executives and agents started wondering aloud about what the Yankees were going to do for a backup first baseman, with Mark Teixeira coming off right wrist surgery...

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  21. UTK: The Yankees Infield Is Broken with Injuries to Teixeira, Roberts and Jeter

    Right now, the MVP of the Yankees is not a player, but Steve Donahue. The longtime Yankees athletic trainer has been holding the team together with white tape and long hours, but the team is falling apart due to its very construction...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 2 days ago 6,257 reads 15 comments

  22. Steinbrenner: Yankees Don't Need to Sign Drew

    NEW YORK -- Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner told reporters at a Major League Baseball-sponsored Diversity Business Summit that he sees no need for his club to sign free-agent shortstop Stephen Drew in spite of New York's injury-depleted infield...

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  23. Cervelli to 60-Day DL; Sizemore, Murphy Recalled

    Yankees backup catcher Francisco Cervelli, who was diagnosed with a Grade 2 hamstring strain on Monday, was placed on the 60-day disabled list, the club announced after Tuesday's game against the Chicago Cubs was rained out at Yankee Stadium...

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  24. Debate: Who's Been NY's Biggest Disappointment So Far?

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  25. Cervelli to 60-Day DL; Sizemore, Murphy Recalled

    Yankees recall C John Ryan Murphy and INF Scott Sizemore to fill 2 roster spots. Cervelli to 60-day DL. Greene was already sent to AAA...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 days ago 24 reads 0 comments