Yankees game 105: One bad inning too much for Phelps

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New York Yankees 2 — Toronto Blue Jays 4 The Yankees offense could not find the big hit behind David Phelps. The New York Yankees had a formidable task in front of them as they opened their series against the Texas Rangers with ace Yu Darvish on the mound. Through the first two innings, the […]

Previews: Yankees at Rangers (7/28/14)

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David Phelps (5-4, 3.77 ERA) vs Yu Darvish (9-6, 2.92 ERA) take two, this time in Texas. Phelps pitched just five innings his last time out due to rain causing the game to be called. He allowed one run on five hits and is now unbeaten in his last eight starts. Darvish is still in […]

Yankees game 100: Rain shortened victory

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Texas Rangers 1 — New York Yankees 2 (5 innings) The Yankees game lasts just five innings in victory after heavy winds and heavy rain. The New York Yankees had a tough task ahead of them, going against Rangers ace Yu Darvish. After a scoreless first that featured two strikeouts, the Yankees would get their […]

Preview: Yankees vs Rangers (7/23/14)

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David Phelps (4-4, 3.87 ERA) will go up against The Yu Darvish (9-5, 2.88 ERA) in the third game against Texas. Phelps started his second half strong, throwing 98 pitches through 6 1/3 innings to hold the Reds to three runs on six hits. He tied his season high seven Ks and hasn’t pitched fewer than six […]

Yankees game 95: Phelps, offense on point to start the second half

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Cincinnati Reds 3 — New York Yankees 4 David Phelps and the offense did just enough to start the second half of the season on a positive note. After a quick first inning with two strikeouts for David Phelps, the Yankees offense got started. Cincinnati Reds’ starter Mike Leake would open the game by hitting […]

Preview: Yankees vs Reds (7/18/14)

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The Yankees start the second half of the season against the Reds. David Phelps (3-4, 3.94 ERA) will kick things off against Mike Leake (7-7, 3.54 ERA). Phelps last time out, he allowed two earned runs in six innings to bring his ERA down to 3.94. He will be fresh when he goes, having last pitched eight […]

Yankees game 91: Bullpen lets it get away

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New York Yankees 3 — Cleveland Indians 9 A tired bullpen could not help David Phelps in tonight’s game. In the first inning, Derek Jeter got an infield single off of Indians’ starter T.J. House. Mark Teixeira would get a hit with two outs and Brian McCann would walk to load the bases. Unfortunately for […]

Yankees game 86: Walk off error ends the pitcher’s duel

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  New York Yankees 1 — Minnesota Twins 2 (11 innings) The pitcher’s duel goes the Twins way in a poor defensive decision. The Yankees sent David Phelps to the mound against Twins’ starter Yohan Pino. Raise your hand if you expected a pitcher’s duel. Through the first four innings, each team got just one […]

Preview: Yankees at Twins (7/5/14)

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David Phelps (3-4, 4.26 ERA) looks to make it three in the row for the Yanks against Yohan Pino (0-2, 6.32 ERA) and the Twins. Phelps pitched well in his last outing against the Rays. He allowed two runs in 5 2/3 innings taking a no decision. He has gone 2-0 with a 3.70 ERA […]

Yankees game 81: Rally back but fall in extras

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Tampa Bay Rays 4 — New York Yankees 3 (12 innings) The Yankees fight back but could not find the walk-off winner in extras. The New York Yankees sent David Phelps to the mound for tonight’s game and fell behind early in the first inning. After getting two easy ground outs, Matt Joyce got a […]

Preview: Yankees vs Rays (6/30/14)

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The AL East gauntlet continues with David Phelps (3-4, 4.35 ERA) taking on Chris Archer (4-5, 3.29 ERA) and the last place Rays. Phelps was coming off back to back wins when he took on the Blue Jays his last time out. He would not get his third in a row as he was tagged […]

Yankees game 76: Errors abound in loss

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New York Yankees 6 — Toronto Blue Jays 7 Errors in the box score and not are key in tonight’s game with Toronto. Through the first three innings, David Phelps was on his game, striking out four and keeping the Blue Jays off the scoreboard. In the fourth inning, Adam Lind and Edwin Encarnacion would […]

Preview: Yankees at Blue Jays (6/24/14)

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David Phelps (3-4, 3.86 ERA) will look to improve upon his best outing of the year facing Mark Buehrle (10-4, 2.32 ERA) and the Jays. After a rough start to June, Phelps closed it out strong. He surrendered just two runs in his last 13 2/3 innings. He picked up his third win against the Blue Jays his […]

Yankees game 71: Phelps, offense complete sweep

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Toronto Blue Jays 4 — New York Yankees 6 Bullpen made the game close but the sweep would be complete. After a scoreless first inning by David Phelps, the Yankees got to Blue Jays starter Drew Hutchison. Early on in the game, productive outs was the name of the game. Brett Gardner just missed a […]

Preview: Yankees vs Blue Jays (6/19/14)

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David Phelps (2-4, 4.32 ERA) goes for the sweep against Drew Hutchison (5-4, 3.62 ERA) and the Blue Jays. Phelps is coming off what he said was his best start in the Majors, holding the A’s to two hits, three walks and 4 Ks in 6 2/3 innings getting a 7-0 victory. Phelps had lost his previous four outings. “Just trying […]

Yankees game 66: Phelps and offense dominate opener

David Phelps is once again filling in for Andy Pettitte in a starting role, but pitching hasn't been the concern for the Yankees as of late

New York Yankees 7 — Oakland Athletics 0 The Yankees turned to David Phelps against the top team in the American League. For the A’s, Sonny Gray started and the Yankees would get the offense going right away. Brett Gardner and Derek Jeter started the game with a pair of singles. Jacoby Ellsbury would single […]

Preview: Yankees at Athletics (6/13/14)

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David Phelps (1-4, 4.88 ERA) hopes Friday the 13th brings him some luck as he takes on Sonny Gray (6-2, 2.83 ERA) and the A’s. Phelps will be looking to bounce back from a rough outing in his last start against Kansas City. He allowed a career high 10 hits and matched a career high […]

Yankees game 61: Offense ties it, Phelps returns it

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New York Yankees 4 — Kansas City Royals 8 The Yankees exhibited some fight once but at least two fights were needed tonight. After a scoreless first inning, David Phelps got hit around in the second. Designated hitter Billy Butler started the second with a double to left field. Left fielder Alex Gordon would follow […]

Preview: Yankees at Royals (6/7/14)

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The Yanks hope to add to their two game winning streak with David Phelps (1-3, 4.11ERA) taking on Danny Duffy (3-5, 3.05 ERA) in game two in KC. Phelps’ last outing Monday against the Mariners was one of his worst all year. He was tagged for six runs in six plus innings and struggled with his control, walking three and hitting […]

Yankees game 56: Ugly loss in makeup game

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Seattle Mariners 10 — New York Yankees 2 The Yankees lose an ugly game in Robinson Cano‘s final visit of the regular season. In the second inning, a leadoff triple by third baseman Kyle Seager put David Phelps in a bad spot right away. Catcher Mike Zunino would single home the first run of the […]