Yankees game 136: Too much to make up for in loss

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Boston Red Sox 9 — New York Yankees 4 An awful start for the Yankees was too much to overcome in defeat. Shane Greene looked to start the series strong against the Boston Red Sox but he could not get it going right from the beginning. After getting the first out, Mookie Betts hit a […]

Yankees game 135: Long ball gets McCarthy in finale

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New York Yankees 3 — Toronto Blue Jays 4 The Blue Jays crush the ball to get back and eventually win today’s game. In yesterday’s game, the Yankees could not muster more than one hit and could not score at all. With one swing, Brett Gardner matched the hit total and put the Yankees on […]

Yankees game 134: One mistake costs Pineda in one-hit shutout

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New York Yankees 0 — Toronto Blue Jays 2 The Yankees offense cannot back up the great start by Michael Pineda. Often in a Yankees game these days, one inning is their offense. Today, Michael Pineda made an early first inning mistake and it would be the only one he could make. After giving up […]

Yankees game 133: Yankees still haunt Buehrle in win

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New York Yankees 6 — Toronto Blue Jays 3 For six innings, the Yankees could not get to Mark Buehrle, then history repeated itself. In a matchup of crafty left-handed pitchers, Chris Capuano looked to outduel Mark Buehrle and notch his first win as a Yankee. After three scoreless innings, the Blue Jays would draw […]

Yankees lineup: Game 134 8/29/14

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Yankees head into a weekend series with the Toronto Blue Jays, obviously no need to remind anyone that these are all must win games. Chris Capuano will face Mark Buehrle, you can check out tonight’s preview here. Manager Joe Girardi going with the same lineup he’s used last few games. Game time: 7:07 pm ET […]

Yankees game 132: Tigers walk off to take series

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New York Yankees 2 — Detroit Tigers 3 Yankees cannot escape ninth inning jam in series finale. The Yankees turned to Hiroki Kuroda today and he would pitch a good game despite giving up the first run of the game in the second inning after a pair of singles and a sacrifice fly by Alex […]

Yankees game 131: Third inning hit parade fuels the win

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New York Yankees 8 — Detroit Tigers 4 An unbelievable third inning was enough for a Yankees win. Despite getting a pair of hits in the first inning against David Price, the former Rays pitcher now Tigers pitcher would strike out three to keep the Yankees off the scoreboard. It would take the lefty 28 […]

Yankees game 130: Ellsbury is the offense in loss

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#454227604 / gettyimages.com New York Yankees 2 — Detroit Tigers 5 Most of the Yankees offense was absent in a series opener in Detroit. After an hour rain delay, the Yankees and Tigers would begin their game. After a scoreless first inning, Brandon McCarthy would have a problem finding the strike zone in the second. […]

Yankees game 129: Eight runs make it five straight

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#454156596 / gettyimages.com New York Yankees 8 — Kansas City Royals 1 The Yankees had to make a stop to visit the Royals and make up a rain out. Against Royals pitcher James Shields, an error of his own doing would prove costly. After two scoreless innings, Ichiro Suzuki would hit a ground ball back […]

Yankees game 128: Pinch hit McCann completes the sweep

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Chicago White Sox 4 — New York Yankees 7 (10 innings) The Yankees had a tough task to overcome but it took extra innings to complete the sweep. The Yankees would have to overcome Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale to complete the sweep. Chris Capuano had the tough task of trying to match zeroes […]

Yankees game 127: Prado stays hot in special day win

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Chicago White Sox 3 — New York Yankees 5 On this special day for the manager of the dynasty years of the Yankees, the Yankees continue the winning ways. Hiroki Kuroda started today’s game and would give up the hits but rarely the big hit. A pair of doubles in the second inning but the […]

Yankees lineup: Game 127 Joe Torre Day

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The Yankees will honor Joe Torre today, but more importantly look to make it three straight wins. Bit of different lineup today, a lefty heavy order with no Derek Jeter. Hiroki Kuroda gets the ball on extra rest, and hopes to build on his last strong outing as he faces a struggling Chicago White Sox […]

Joe Torre’s Number Retired In Monument Park

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In Yankee lore, the number six has been worn by a prominent group of players. The list encompasses the likes of Roy White, Clete Boyer, Bobby Brown, Andy Carey, Joe Gordon, Tony Lazzeri and even for a short time, Mickey Mantle. Wearing it last as a player was Tony Fernandez, in 1995. Donning the number […]

Yankees game 126: Prado drives in three, walks off

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Chicago White Sox 3 – New York Yankees 4 The Yankees would overcome a rough first inning with a great finish. For Shane Greene, the start for tonight’s game could not have gone worse. Alejandro De Aza and Carlos Sanchez would hit a pair of singles that put two on and no outs for one […]

Yankees game 125: McCarthy goes the distance in win

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Houston Astros 0 – New York Yankees 3 With the Yankees looking to avoid the sweep, Brandon McCarthy got the matinee season finale. Through the first three innings, Brandon McCarthy left most of the outfield yawning as he generated five ground outs and three strikeouts while allowing one ball to reach the outfield. A good […]

Yankees game 125 lineup: 8/21/14

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The Yankees have dropped the first two of the three-game series with the visiting Houston Astros. They will try to salvage the finale, a matinee game as the Astros will be leaving and the Chicago White Sox will be coming in. The Astros will send Dallas Keuchel to the mound and the Yankees will send […]

Yankees game 124: Bullpen ruins Pineda outing

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Houston Astros 5 — New York Yankees 2 With stronger arms resting, second level relievers put behind Pineda in loss. Michael Pineda makes his return to Yankee Stadium, first start in the Bronx since April and he was as great as he was back then. Through the first three innings, Michael Pineda had not allowed […]

Yankees game 123: Ninth inning moonshot sinks Yankees

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Houston Astros 7 — New York Yankees 4 Losing the strike zone proves costly for the Yankees closer tonight. Through the first four innings, birthday boy Chris Capuano was in complete control.  He allowed three hits but struck out six and allowed no runs. The Houston Astros sent Brett Oberholtzer to the mound, like Capuano, […]

Yankees game 122: Kuroda great, offense good in series win

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New York Yankees 4 – Tampa Bay Rays 2 Hiroki Kuroda starts for the Yankees and the first inning would continue to haunt the righty. After getting the first out, Ben Zobrist and Matt Joyce would hit a pair of singles to put runners on the corners. A ground out to second baseman Martin Prado […]

Yankees game 121: Greene pitches gem, Captain comes up clutch

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New York Yankees 3 – Tampa Bay Rays 2 The Yankees are looking to end a five-game losing streak and they turn to the rookie Shane Greene to snap the skid. In the first inning, Desmond Jennings would start the game with a double but Greene would respond with a pair of strikeouts around a […]