1. Out On The Ledge

    Things were looking pretty good for the Yankees after the first two games of the just-completed Rays series. They had won those two games and, with CC Sabathia pitching in game 4, it looked as if they could at least take 3 out of 4 from the Rays...

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  2. Reflections on a Road Trip & A Look Forward

    Well, the latest road trip for the Yankees was definitely one to forget. A 3-6 record with 4 walk-off losses doesn't a memorable trip make. Horrible. Just horrible!There were three bright spots during the trip...

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  3. Heaven Help The Yankees Starting Rotation

    Let's face it: The Yankees don't have great starting pitching. However, the match ups for the Tampa series, which starts tonight, don't look half bad.Tonight their ace CC Sabathia goes against David Price...

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  4. It's Not Getting any Easier

    So I was wrong about CC Sabathia. He didn't get his 20th win the other night. Oh, well. How does the saying go? "If at first you don't succeed try, try again?"Sabathia will be trying again on Monday against those Tampa Bay Rays who drive me crazy...

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  5. CC Sabathia Goes for Win Number 20 Tonight

    With 19 wins to his credit, CC Sabathia has the rest of this month to collect win number 20. He takes his first crack at it tonight against the Orioles. I don't know why, but I have a feeling he's going to do it tonight...

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  6. The Rays Are Driving Me Crazy

    I have a confession to make: I am a spoiled Yankee fan. I am used to seeing the Yankees, at this point in the season, enjoying a division or a Wild Card lead, not tied for first place with a team that just won't go away...

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  7. Pete Rose Talks Roger Clemens

    According to a recent article on ESPN.com, Pete rose has some words of advice for Roger Clemens: Come clean now. Does Rose think this will happen? No.The article is very, very interesting...

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  8. New York Yankees: Playoffs Not a Sure Thing

    It's time to admit it: The playoffs are not a sure thing for the New York Yankees. You should know why, but in case you don't, let me tell you.With a little more than 35 games left in the season, the Yankees hold only a one-game lead in the AL East...

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  9. AJ Burnett A Bright Spot In A Bad Yankee Loss

    It happened again yesterday. The Yankees lost to another pitcher they had never faced before. This time it was 29-year old journeyman Bryan Bullington. He gave up only 2 hits in the Royals 1-0 win...

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  10. Yanks Starting Rotation Not Very Good Right Now

    CC Sabathia pitches tonight for the Yankees. Big deal? Yes! Sabathia has been the Yankees' only consistently reliable starter this season, the only pitcher on the staff who, when he ...

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  11. Does Teixeira Think Papelbon Is Better Than Rivera?

    So Boston earned a split in the latest installment of the Yankees-Red Sox rivalry. After the game the Yankees had their usual postgame comments, some of which were complimentary to the Red Sox...

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  12. Today's (Aug 5th) Daily News Back Page

    I was so busy today that I didn't see the back page of today's New York Daily News until about an hour ago.Wow. That's blunt, to say the least.To be honest, I have no problem with the page itself...

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  13. AJ Burnett Needs To Be More Like CC Sabathia

    Why can't AJ Burnett be more like CC Sabathia?When CC Sabathia doesn't have it he hangs in there and keeps his team in the game. When AJ Burnett doesn't have it, we get things like the fifth inning of last night's game against the the Blue Jays...

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  14. James Shields' Good Pitching Stops Yankees Good Hitting

    Yesterday James Shields became the first pitcher in eight years to have 7-plus innings pitched, 10-plus strikeouts, one or fewer walks, and no earned runs against the New York Yankees...

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  15. Kerry Wood: Pitching's Version Of Nick Johnson

    I don't know who is worse, Kerry Wood or Nick Johnson. Both have been on the DL countless times in their careers, and Wood just came off the DL today...

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  16. Has Granderson Turned The Corner?

    Curtis Granderson was 2-4 with a triple in last night's 8-0 Yankee romp over the the Cleveland Indians. Granderson has been on fire lately. In his last 16 games, he is hitting .339 with three doubles, three home runs, 6 RBIs and 12 runs...

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  17. Josh Tomlin, Another Rookie, Silences Yanks

    Last night, the Indians' Josh Tomlin retired the first nine Yankees he faced and held them to a run on three hits in seven-plus innings. It was his first Major League start...

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  18. Curtis Granderson And The AL Central

    The Yankees beat the Indians 3-2 last night on the pitching of Javy Vazquez and the hitting of Curtis Granderson. Javy was great but Granderson was clutch, delivering a two-run homer in the eighth inning to put the Yankees ahead...

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  19. MLB Trade Rumors: Joba Chamberlain's Non-Trade To the Diamondbacks

    Dan Haren is now an Angel. Rumor has it that the Diamondbacks would have traded him to the Yankees if they could have gotten (among other things) Joba Chamberlain. Arizona was reportedly willing to take Joba and his 5...

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  20. Royals Acquire Sean O'Sullivan

    Last night's game against the Royals and Yankees was chock full of events ( Jeter's inside-the-park homer, A-Rod's 599th career homer, Posada's bonehead play, Joba's nervous 8th, etc...

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  21. Congratulations, Colin Curtis

    Colin Curtis seems to have been through a lot in the past ten years. As a teen he was diagnosed with testicular cancer, which, according to Wikipedia, spread to the veins in his stomach and to his lymph nodes...

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  22. Joe Girardi's Journey To Comfort Video

    You probably are familiar already with Andy Pettitte's charming Dove Men + Care Journey To Comfort Video, featured on MLB.com. What you might not know is that two others from MLB also made videos: Albert Pujols and Joe Girardi...

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  23. The Trouble With Phil Hughes

    So, what's wrong with Phil Hughes? Hughes was terrible last night, allowing six earned runs in five plus innings of work. It was his first start in 11 days. The last time he had such a long layoff was when he was skipped over in the rotation...

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  24. Curtis Granderson To Be National Spokesman For "Let's Move" Campaign

    First Lady Michelle Obama today announced an initiative called "Let's Move." Major League Baseball, the Major League Baseball Players Association, the US Department of Agriculture and ...

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  25. How Does Grade 1 Translate To 4-5 Weeks?

    Andy Pettitte has a Grade 1 groin strain. As groin strains go, Grade 1 is the least severe. It is expected that he will be out for 4 to 5 weeks.When I heard that it was only a Grade 1 strain, I assumed Pettitte would be out for about 2 weeks...

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