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Updates on Tex & Granderson

From Pete Caldera:Mark Teixeira (sore left calf) was due to take BP on the field for the first time in a week and said he’s targeting Thursday’s series opener at Baltimore for his return. Curtis Granderson (tight right hamstring) could be in the lineup tomorrow night, according to manager Joe Girardi.With the lead down to one, it's pretty obvious that all these injuries...

Yankees Labor Day Weekend review

Chris Dickerson (Photo credit: Wikipedia) What did I learn watching the New York Yankees over Labor Day Weekend? The GOOD: 1 – Robertson to Soriano combo are still consistently solid as set-up and closer. 2 – According to the NY Post, A-rod should be back today; ESPN reported that Southpaw Andy Pettitte threw a 35-pitch bullpen over the weekend and is on track to return shortly...
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Yankees broadcaster's mic hit by foul ball

Your browser does not support iframes. During Monday's Yankees-Rays game, Robinson Cano fouled a ball straight for his own radio booth and Yankees play by play man John Sterling. You can hear the amazing sound of the ball whacking Sterling's mic, as Suzyn Waldman steps in and Sterling comes back to life with a baseball in his hand. The accompanying video from MLB.com has...

Yankees Game 135 Lineup: 09/04/12

Source: Jason Miller/Getty Images The Yankees will send Freddy Garcia to the mound tonight in the middle game against the Tampa Bay Rays. In his last outing vs. the Indians, Garcia lasted only 4 2/3 innings, allowing two runs on four hits while striking out six for the no-decision. Curtis Granderson is back in center. Right-hander Alex Cobb (8-8, 4.39 ERA) is on the mound for Tampa...

Is the Yankees' 'Plan' in danger?

Here's the New York Yankees' problem, and it goes well beyond the threat posed by the run differential-defying Baltimore Orioles and the dollar-defying Tampa Bay Rays. If the Yankees fail to reach the postseason, it could wreck The Plan. The Plan, if you haven't heard, is for the Yankees to reduce their payroll below the $189 million luxury-tax threshold by 2014. The...

Tuesday's Lineup: Granderson is Back

Derek Jeter SS Curtis Granderson CF Nick Swisher 1B Robinson Cano DH Alex Rodriguez 3B Raul Ibanez LF Jayson Nix 2B Chris Dickerson RF Chris Stewart C RHP Freddy Garcia

Yankees Game 133: Bullpen Unloaded in Loss

Baltimore Orioles 8 — New York Yankees 3   Phil Hughes hit a huge bump in the road and a bus of relievers appeared in today’s 8-3 loss to the Baltimore Orioles.   Through 5 innings, Phil Hughes pounded the strike zone aggressively, a trait he was not known for. He hit his first small bump in the road when Mark Reynolds hit his first home run of the game in the 5th inning....

Report: Alex Rodriguez Expected to Return Today

According to a report from the New York Daily News, The New York Yankees expect their All-Star third baseman, Alex Rodriguez to return to the lineup today against the Tampa Bay Rays. Rodriguez fractured a bone in his right hand back on July 24th in a game against the Seattle Mariners. The report indicated that Rodriguez had good workouts for Class-A Tampa over the weekend and all...

The Yankees Have Lost 3 In A Row & The Lead In The A.L. East The Teams Blowing It

The New York Yankees are now in a tie with the Baltimore Orioles for first place in the A.L. East after getting beat by the Tampa Bay Rays for the second night in a row. The Yankees not only lost to the Rays 5-2 they lost the lead in the American League East. The Yankees are now tied with the Baltimore Orioles for the top spot and if they are not careful they could fall into third...

Loss to Rays drops Yankees into first-place tie

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - The New York Yankees had held sole possession of first place of the American League East for 84 consecutive days. Now they have to share. The Tampa Bay Rays used three home runs and a stalwart pitching effort from Alex Cobb on Tuesday at Tropicana Field to beat New York 5-2, allowing the Baltimore Orioles to climb into an AL East tie by routing the Blue...

Jason Repko goes over fence for amazing grand slam-robbing catch (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. Jason Repko made one of the best catches we’ve seen this season. The Pawtucket Red Sox (Red Sox Triple-A) left fielder went over a fence on Sunday to rob Yankees first baseman Kosuke Fukudome of what would have been a grand slam. Fukudome was able to hit a home run later in the game, and his team won 6-2, so the robbed grand slam didn’t...
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