MLB Week 17 - Somnambulism

by: Dan HowardStaff WriterTranscript from a possible phone call Wednesday afternoon around 4pm local time in Milwaukee.Operator: "9-1-1, what's your emergency?"Caller: "I'd like to report a disturbance at Miler Park"Operator: "What seems to be the problem"Caller: "There's 25 men wearing Cincinnati Reds uniforms sleepwalking all over...
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Will the Yanks Stay Hot?

After signing big names like Brian McCann, Carlos Beltran, Jacoby Ellsbury, and Masahiro Tanaka before the season started, the Yankees were poised
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Yankees game 97 lineup: 7/20/14

The Yankees have their brooms out and are primed to sweep away the Reds. Hiroki Kuroda gets the ball for New York against ace Johnny Cueto. Game time: 1:05 pm ET – Yankee Stadium  - Bronx, NY TV: YES Network Radio: WFAN 660/101.9 fm. WADO 1280 New York Yankees (49-47) Brett Gardner LF Derek Jeter SS Jacoby Ellsbury CF Mark Teixeira 1B Brian McCann C Carlos Beltran DH Ichiro Suzuki...
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Reds hoping to avoid sweep

Carlos Beltran has returned in strong fashion since the All-Star break. He may be facing the right pitcher to continue that success. The New York Yankees slugger has fared well against Cincinnati Reds All-Star Johnny Cueto heading into Sunday's matchup in the Bronx. New York (49-47) looks to hand Cincinnati (51-46) a season-high sixth straight road defeat after Beltran has gone...
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Yankees game 96: McCarthy dominant in home debut

(Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images) Cincinnati Reds 1 — New York Yankees 7 Brandon McCarthy allows one run over six innings in his home debut as a New York Yankee. Brandon McCarthy made his Yankee Stadium debut as a member of the New York Yankees and started with four scoreless innings, including five strikeouts. The offense would support him in his efforts and it started in the...
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Yankees cruise over Reds 7-1

NEW YORK (AP) -- Brandon McCarthy earned his first win for the Yankees with an impressive debut in pinstripes, and Brett Gardner drove in three runs from the leadoff spot to send New York past the Cincinnati Reds 7-1 on Saturday. Carlos Beltran homered, Kelly Johnson hit a two-run single and the Yankees ended Alfredo Simon's six-game winning streak in the right-hander's first...
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WHO IS P;TCHING TONIGHT? PHELSP, RIGHT? IT SHOULD BE PHELPS. MY CAP IS STUCK. I CAN'T SWITCH THE CAP LOCK BACK INTO PLACE. THIS WOULD BE HILARIOUS, IF IT WASN'T TRUE. I'M "DOFFING MY CAPS" TO JETER. it - wait - it's off. We have been drinking growlers. Craft brews. Did you know that Florida refuses to allow growlers? How stupid can a state be? I'm not...
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My Outrage over the latest Mets slight of Carlos Beltran

On Tuesday, in the spirit of the All-Star Game, the official Mets twitter account (@mets) went through and allowed fans on the social media network to determine the “best” All Star Team in the Mets 52 year history. Everything seemed to be just fine expect their was a problem… They completely and utterly omitted Carlos Beltran. As in – you couldn’t vote for him. He wasn’t...
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drunk glob (Continued) Carlos Beltran, you're dead to me

Remember how they said Carlos Beltran was going to make the Hall of FAme this year. Actually, not this year. They said last winter. he was an outside shot to make the Hall. But the one thing he needed was a good year in New York City, to make up for the way his Met career ended - taking three Adam Wainwrights right down the pipe, goobye.Beltran is having his entire career go...
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Do you think the Yankees will make the 2014 postseason?

The New York Yankees have 68 games, 41 at home and 27 on the road, left in the 2014 regular season. Right now, the Yankees are 47-47, five games back in the AL East compared to 3.5 games in the wild card. This leaves the Yankees in striking distance to get a postseason berth, but things have to improve. The Yankees will have to get better without ace Masahiro Tanaka for at least...
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Met-Yankee comparisons at the All-Star Break

Met shortstop Ruben Tejada has an OPS of .647. The Mets are looking to upgrade at the position.Yankee shortstop Derek Jeter has an OPS of .647. Jeter is starting in the All-Star Game and batting leadoff. The Mets have one All-Star - Daniel Murphy. Excluding sentimental pick Jeter and injured Masahiro Tanaka, the Yankees have one All-Star - Dellin Betances - a middle reliever. Curtis...
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Heading Into the All-Star Break, Five Keys To Yankees Second Half Success

With Sunday night’s loss against the Baltimore Orioles, the New York Yankees head into the All-Star Break in third place in the A.L. East and 5.0 GB of first place.With only two Yankees, Derek Jeter and Dellin Betances, heading to the actual All-Star game in Minnesota, the rest of the team can use the four days of no baseball for both a physical and mental break and focus on coming...
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Yankees Injury Update: Carlos Beltran placed on concussion DL

The New York Yankees blew a 3-0, seventh-inning lead against the Cleveland Indians by giving up nine runs in the last two innings. They fell to the Indians by the score of 9-3 and dropped to 45-44 on the season. Zelous Wheeler when 2-for-4 with two RBI for the Yankees in the losing effort. Matt Thornton and Jim Miller got hammered in relief, with Thornton taking the loss. The...
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Yankees Place Carlos Beltran On Concussion List, Recall Yangervis Solarte

CLEVELAND — The New York Yankees have placed outfielder Carlos Beltran on the seven-day concussion list. Beltran was hit in the face with a ball during batting practice Wednesday. The ball caromed off the batting cage and hit him, breaking his nose. Beltran missed the first two games of the series against Cleveland with soreness behind his right knee and was in Wednesday’s original...
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The Solarte dream lives again

Yangervis will start tonight, having been recalled to replace Carlos Beltran, who hit himself in the head yesterday and still thinks he's playing for the Mets.This is it for Never Nervous... A second chance at Yankee love.
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Solarte was playing video games when called up

Yangervis Solarte (Credit: Associated Press) According to‘a Bryan Hoch, Carlos Beltran was placed on the seven day concussion disabled list after he was hit in the face with a foul ball last night. Carlos Beltran placed on seven day concussion DL — Bryan Hoch (@BryanHoch) July 10, 2014 In the corresponding move, the Yankees pulled up Yangervis Solarte who had been with...
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New York Yankees: Carlos Beltran Placed on 7-Day Concussion DL

In a season where he’s been riddled with injury after injury, you will not believe what has landed Carlos Beltran back on the disabled list. During batting practice prior to last night’s game against the Cleveland Indians, Beltran hit a ball that deflected off a screen and hit him in the face. Beltran suffered 2 small facial fractures, a broken nose, and he had a headache following...
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Carlos Beltran Fractures Face in Batting Practice Mishap

Talk about a painful mistake. Yankees center-fielder Carlos Beltran just can’t stay healthy this season. After signing a three year deal worth $45 million in the off-season, the All-Star has been in and out of the line-up. After avoiding season-ending surgery on his elbow, things seemed to be looking better for Beltran. That is, before things went wrong during batting practice...
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NY Yankees’ Carlos Beltran Whacked By Own Ball In Batting Practice

All New York Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran wanted to do was take batting practice. However, Beltran ended up with t…
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'Freak' injury adds to Carlos Beltran's miserable season

The Yankees aren't sure when Carlos Beltran will play again after a baseball hit him in the face and fractured two bones Wednesday. Doctors want to make sure Beltran didn't suffer a concussion after ripping a batting practice pitch and having it carom off the bottom of a protective screen back into the top his nose's bridge. He sat out of Wednesday's 5-4, 14-inning...
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First win down, House goes for another

The New York Yankees are poised to avoid letting a potentially serious arm problem with their star rookie and another injury to a veteran outfielder prevent them from continuing their recent success. In the midst of an 11-game trip, the Yankees can record a second straight winning series Thursday night against the Cleveland Indians. Hours after the club placed 12-game winner Masahiro...
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Bad Day Ends On A Good Note For The Yankees

"Maybe it's just not their year."That, ladies and gentlemen, came from the mouth of the radio voice of the New York Yankees, Mr John Sterling. He spoke during the pregame show and was referring to the bad news the Yankees received yesterday, which kept coming as if it were so many dominos toppling:1. Masahiro Tanaka was placed on the 15-day DL due to elbow inflammation...
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Beltran Fractures Nose During BP

AP Photo/Gene J. PuskarAmidst all the drama surrounding Masahiro Tanaka and his elbow, the Yankees suffered another strange injury. After the game it was revealed that Carlos Beltran suffered a broken nose during batting practice. Beltran, who was originally in last night’s lineup after sitting for the past two games with a knee issue, was in the cage and a batted ball hit the...
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Yankees Injury Update: Carlos Beltran has small facial fractures after BP incident

The New York Yankees defeated the Cleveland Indians On Wednesday by the score of. 5-4, in 14 innings. Mark Teixeira and Jacoby Ellsbury homered for the Yankees, who improved to 46-44 on the season, third in the American League East. The Yankees were without Carlos Beltran, who was a late scratch due to a facial contusion. #451919774 / gettyimages.comBryan Hoch, who covers...
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This Date In Royals History–July 8, 1999

1999: The Royals took the lead in the top of the ninth, but a walk and an error wound up costing them the game in a 6-5 loss to the White Sox at Comiskey Park in Chicago.Trailing 4-3 and facing White Sox reliever Keith Foulke in the ninth, the Royals rallied. Jed Hansen led off with a single. But Scott Pose popped up trying to bunt and Rey Sanchez struck out. Carlos Beltran rescued...
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