Yankees Player of the Week: April 15-21

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For a team that most people were ready to write off before the season started, the Yankees had a strong third week of the season. The teams record for the week was a respectable 4-2, winning two of three games against both the Arizona Diamondbacks, and the Toronto Blue Jays. The player of the week […]

Adversity Again an Antagonist

AN early injury to star outfielder, Curtis Granderson, will leave the Yankees missing his bat and speed to start the 2013 season.

The 2013 baseball season is still very young, but it seems as though it’s starting off the same way it ended in 2012, in shambles. When Derek Jeter had to be helped off the field near the end of the Yankees playoff run last year, it perfectly summarized how the entire season played out for […]

Yankees ALDS Game 3 Lineup: 10/10/12

Hiroki Kuroda gave up two and with the weak offense, would get the loss.

Playoff baseball is back in the Bronx tonight for game 3 of the 5-game divisional series against the Orioles. After splitting the first two games in Baltimore, the Yankees need a win tonight in New York to take the advantage in this short set. Hiroki Kuroda will start tonight for the Yankees, and starting pitching […]

Yankees Game 143 Lineup: 9/14/12

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As the road to the postseason shortens, it gets rougher for the Yankees as well. Traveling this last stretch has been extremely difficult for them, as it seems they’ve hit every pothole along the way. The Bombers are 9-11 in their last 20 games and have watched their division lead fade away as they’ve recently […]

Yankees Game 139 Lineup: 9/8/12

C.C. and the rest of the Yankee lineup need to be pumped up for this game tonight and bring home a big win

  Back on top in the AL East are the Yankees after a key win last night in Baltimore. It’s been a back and forth battle for them in the past week or so and for today, they maintain sole possession of first place in their division. The offense seems to be waking up slightly […]

Yankees 130 Lineup: 8/30/12

C.C. Sabathia will shoot for another solid start since his return from the DL

Phil Hughes continued the success of the starting rotation last night by putting on a stellar seven-inning performance, giving up just four hits and one earned run as the Yankees held on tightly and edged out the Blue Jays by a score of 2-1. Yankee ace, C.C. Sabathia will look to provide his club with […]

Yankees Game 126 Lineup: 8/25/12

Hiroki Kuroda  has been one of the best starters this year for the club. They hope for another stellar performance tonight in order to maintain the division lead.

C.C. Sabathia made his return from the DL last night in a big way. He looked better than 100% after going 7.1 innings, allowing four hits, just one earned run, and struck out nine batters as the Yankees picked up a much-needed win and slightly extended their narrow division lead. Tonight they will look for […]

Series Preview: Red Sox @ Yankees

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Not many people would’ve predicted that going into a series at the end of July, there would be a 10.5 game gap between AL East rivals, Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees. Despite an unimaginable amount of adversity stacked against the Yankees all season long, they’ve fought their way to the top of the […]

Second Half on Deck, Yankees Ready to Continue Roll

The Yankees enjoyed a great first half of the regular season. But with second half on deck, they'll look to maintain this success all the way through to the World Series.

  After getting off to a relatively rocky start this season, the Yankees have really pulled it all together over the last two months and went into the All-Star break with the MLB’s best record at 59-33. The league’s best also sit at the top of their respective AL East division, with a well-padded 7.0 […]

Injury Update: C.C. Sabathia

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The Yankees workhorse has thrown a bullpen session without any problems and said the injury hasn’t bothered him. Sabathia is scheduled to throw a simulated game on Friday and say’s he’ll be ready to slide back into the rotation. Before that, the 31-year-old will throw another bullpen session in Kansas City while he’s there for […]

Series Preview: Yankees @ Red Sox

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Nothing says summer like the classic rivalry baseball action between the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox. The two clubs have played out totally different story lines for far this year, but after the four-game set between them this weekend, the script might have some slight changes before the All-Star break. Riddled by injuries […]

Yankees Game 81 Lineup: 07/04/12

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  While America celebrates it’s independence today, the Yankees are still celebrating their current independence in the AL East. But after dropping two straight games to the in-division Rays, along with the Orioles winning last night, that first place margin is getting slimmer and the teams trailing behind the Yankees are starting to catch up. […]

Adam Warren to Make Major League Debut Friday

Adam Warren will make his Major League debut on Friday (Photo Credit: Scranton Times-Tribune)

Joe Girardi revealed that the Yankees will promote Adam Warren to fill C.C. Sabathia’s rotation slot and make his Major League Debut on Friday against the Chicago White Sox. Warren has a 5-5 record with a 3.86 ERA this season for the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees. He has also led the Yankees’ AAA affiliate in innings In […]

Yankees Game 66 Lineup: 06/18/12

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The New York Yankees are back in the Bronx for a three-game set against the Atlanta Braves. C.C. Sabathia is on the mound for New York tonight. In his last outing vs. the Braves, the southpaw went 7 innings, allowing 4 earned runs on 10 hits, while striking out 6 for the win. Nick Swisher […]

Yankees Game 61 Lineup: 06/12/12

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C.C. Sabathia toes the rubber for the Yankees tonight against the Braves. In his last outing vs. the Rays, Sabathia went 7 innings, allowing 5 runs (3 earned) while striking out 12. The 31-year-old enters with a 20-8 in interleague record and a 3.45 ERA in 42 outings. In his career, Sabathia’s a .250/.257/.370 hitter. […]

Yankees Game 56 Lineup: 06/07/12

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Yankees ace, C.C. Sabathia, is on the mound tonight in the series finale against the Rays. The last time Sabathia faced the Rays was on May 10. The 31-year-old went eight innings and struck out ten for the win. Left-hander David Price (7-3, 2.44 ERA) is on the mound for the Rays. Tonight’s pitching matchup […]

Changes to come in the AL East

Captain Derek Jeter will look to lead the rest of the lineup past the Rays in an attempt to turn the tides and take the top spot in the AL East

  With some key division match-ups set to take place this week between AL East teams, it may be a chance for the Yankees to either move up the ranks and get back on top with a few wins, or get pushed further down if they suffer any losses. The Yankees just wrapped up their […]

Yankees Game 51 Lineup: 06/01/12

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The New York Yankees will send their workhorse, C.C. Sabathia, to the mound tonight in game one of a three-game set against the Detroit Tigers. Sabathia’s last outing was on May 26 against the Athletics. He went 7 innings and allowed 2 runs on 7 hits while striking out 4. Mark Teixeira is batting third […]

Yankees Game 42 Lineup: 05/21/12

Hiroki Kuroda has had significant success at home this season. The Yankees need this from him again tonight in Bronx.

After five strong innings of work, C.C. Sabathia lost his command in sixth and dug the Yankees a hole they couldn’t crawl out of, resulting in Sabathia’s second straight loss. The series with the Reds didn’t go as planned and the Yankees lost two out of three games as their troubles driving in runs continues. […]

Yankees Game 41 Lineup: 05/20/12

C.C. Sabathia has been the most reliable pitcher for the Yankees this year and they'll turn to him again today for a victory

Despite recording a career-high, 12 strikeouts, in his start yesterday, Ivan Nova didn’t  have enough to keep the Reds off the scoreboard and the Yankees lost 6-5. In order to take the first inter-league series of the season, the Yankees will turn to C.C. Sabathia this afternoon, in hopes of a game three victory. Sabathia […]