Yankees ALCS Game 4: Tigers eliminate Yankees

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New York Yankees 1 — Detroit Tigers 8   The Yankees season comes to an end in tonight’s 8-1 loss to the Detroit Tigers.   CC Sabathia took the mound in tonight’s potential elimination game. The Yankees ace was not able to give the Yankees a quality effort. Sabathia’s start didn’t go well from the […]

Yankees ALCS Game 3: Verlander pushes Yankees closer elimination

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New York Yankees 1 — Detroit Tigers 2   Justin Verlander pitches a gem in tonight’s 2-1 loss to the Detroit Tigers.   Phil Hughes started tonight’s game and appeared to be on his way to a quality outing. As Yankees fans have become accustomed to, Phil Hughes gave up a home run in the […]

Yankees ALCS Game 2: Kuroda takes a tough L

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Detroit Tigers 3 — New York Yankees 0   Hiroki Kuroda is the hard-luck loser in today’s 3-0 loss to the Detroit Tigers.   Hiroki Kuroda dominated in his 7.2 innings start today. 7 of the first 9 Kuroda faced were out by the strikeout as Kuroda had all his pitches working. He would not […]

Yankees ALCS Game 1: Tough losses in defeat

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Detroit Tigers 6 — New York Yankees 4 (12 innings)   A back and forth game includes a serious injury in tonight’s 6-4 loss to the Detroit Tigers in 12 innings.   Andy Pettitte took the mound for Game 1 and gave the Yankees 6.2 innings where he got in and out of difficult situations. […]

Yankees ALDS Game 5: CC goes the distance

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Baltimore Orioles 1 — New York Yankees 3   In the winner-take-all game, CC Sabathia pitched a gem in tonight’s 3-1 win over the Baltimore Orioles.   The Yankees turned to CC Sabathia to give the Yankees the best chance to win and he came through. Sabathia didn’t allow his first run until the 8th […]

Yankees ALDS Game 4: Offense absent in loss

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Baltimore Orioles 2 — New York Yankees 1 (13 innings)   In a close game, Yankees fall to the Baltimore Orioles by a score of 2-1 to force a Game 5.   In following his other fellow starting pitchers, Phil Hughes gave the Yankees a quality outing. In 6.2 innings, Hughes was hurt by just […]

Yankees ALDS Game 3: Raul plays savior and hero

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Baltimore Orioles 2 — New York Yankees 3 (12 innings)   An interesting decision in the 9th inning paid off in big ways as the Yankees win by a score of 3-2 in 12 innings over the Baltimore Orioles.   Hiroki Kuroda gave the Yankees an outstanding start in the first home game of the […]

Yankees ALDS Game 2: Opportunities missed splits series

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New York Yankees 2 — Baltimore Orioles 3   The Yankees couldn’t find the big hit in tonight’s 3-2 loss to the Baltimore Orioles.   The veteran postseason starter Andy Pettitte took the mound tonight and gave the Yankees a quality outing. Despite receiving an early lead, difficulty finding the 3rd out of the 3rd […]

Yankees ALDS Game 1: Martin breaks tie in 9th

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New York Yankees 7 — Baltimore Orioles 2   Russell Martin comes through in the 9th in tonight’s 7-2 win over the Baltimore Orioles.   CC Sabathia took the mound to open the series and he pitched like the ace we expect. In 8.2 innings, Sabathia gave up just 2 runs on 8 hits with […]

Yankees Game 162: Bombers blast their ticket to October baseball

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Boston Red Sox 2 — New York Yankees 14   Four home runs blasted the Yankees atop the American League in tonight’s 14-2 win over the Boston Red Sox.   Hiroki Kuroda got the call for the last game of the season and the game that would determine if the Yankees are the American League […]

Yankees Game 162 Lineup: 10/03/12

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In the final regular season home game, the Yankees will send Hiroki Kuroda to the mound tonight against the Boston Red Sox. In his last outing against the Toronto Blue Jays, Kuroda lasted only 5 1/3 innings, allowing two runs on ten hits while striking out four. Right-hander Daisuke Matsuzaka (1-6, 7.68 ERA) is on […]

Yankees Game 161: Raul plays hero in tying and winning tight game

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Boston Red Sox 3 — New York Yankees 4 (12 innings)   Raul Ibanez played savior and hero in tonight’s 4-3 win in 12 innings over the Boston Red Sox.   David Phelps got the start in the place of the struggling Ivan Nova. Phelps filled in well as he allowed just 2 runs despite […]

Yankees Game 160: Offense erupts with 9 in the 2nd

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Boston Red Sox 2 — New York Yankees 10   A 9-run 2nd inning fueled tonight’s 10-2 win over the Boston Red Sox.   The lineup wasn’t the usual challenge you would expect with the Boston Red Sox but CC Sabathia was on his game tonight. Of the 2 runs allowed, only one came on […]

Yankees Game 160 Lineup: 10/01/12

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New York will send C.C. Sabathia to the mound tonight in game one of a three-game set against the Boston Red Sox. In his last outing against the Minnesota Twins, Sabathia tossed eight strong innings, allowing two runs on six hits while striking out ten for the win. Mark Teixeira is back in the lineup […]

Yankees Game 159: Rally late to maintain tie on top

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New York Yankees 9 — Toronto Blue Jays 6   Offense struggled until the final 3 innings in today’s 9-6 win over the Toronto Blue Jays.   Phil Hughes struggled in his start today as he couldn’t even finish 5 innings. In the 1st inning, He struggled when he gave up 2 runs to put […]

Yankees Game 158: Offense squanders opportunities

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New York Yankees 2 — Toronto Blue Jays 3   Sacrifice flies were not enough in today’s 3-2 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays.   Today was the first day of struggle for Andy Pettitte since returning from the disabled list. Pettitte gave up a 1st inning home run to Rajai Davis to cut his […]

Yankees Game 157: Offense bounces back with 11

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New York Yankees 11 — Toronto Blue Jays 4   After being shutout last night, the Yankees put up 11 in tonight’s 11-4 win over the Toronto Blue Jays.   Hiroki Kuroda danced in and out of danger in his 5.1 innings of work. Kuroda scattered 10 hits and gave up just 2 runs. Despite […]

Yankees Game 156: Bats silenced by Brandon Morrow

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New York Yankees 0 — Toronto Blue Jays 6   Morrow shut down bats while Nova could not in tonight’s 6-0 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays.   Ivan Nova may have been auditioning for a postseason start in tonight’s game and it went bad quick. Nova could not finish 5 innings in tonight’s start. […]

Yankees Game 156 Lineup: 09/27/12

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New York will send Ivan Nova to the mound tonight in game one of a four-game series against the Toronto Blue Jays. In his last outing against the Oakland Athletics, Nova lasted only 2 1/3 innings, allowing three runs on five hits while striking out two for the no-decision. Alex Rodriguez is back in the […]

Yankees Game 155: CC dominates with 10 K day

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New York Yankees 8 — Minnesota Twins 2   The Yankees cruised through today’s 8-2 win over the Minnesota Twins.   CC Sabathia pitched 8 dominant innings to start for the Yankees. Sabathia gave up 1 run in the 2nd but received a large lead in the 3rd that he followed with a shut down […]