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Game 12: BOS vs. NYY -- The Bronx Bombers return

Any time the Yankees beat the Red Sox it’s a great game. But the rivalry has always brought out the best in both teams, which makes it some of the best games to watch all season. 717 more words


Davis's sac fly in the ninth off of Shawn Kelley overshadowed Tanaka's solid first start at Yankee Stadium

Shawn Kelley‘s two earned runs in the ninth inning came after Masahiro Tanaka’s seven strong innings in his first start at Yankee Stadium. The Yankees lost 5-4  as result of going 1-6 with runners in scoring position and grounding into two double plays. 439 more words


Mariano Rivera's replacement's replacement? Joe Girardi has no idea

David Robertson was the easy choice to replace Mariano Rivera as the Yankees’ closer, but now that Robertson is out with a groin injury manager Joe Girardi isn’t sure who’ll be taking over ninth-inning duties. 114 more words

Yankees closer David Robertson lands on disabled list with strained groin

Less than a week into the season, the David Robertson Era has hit a snag. On the heels of Monday’s 4-2 win over the Orioles, the Yankees placed their new closer… 649 more words


David Robertson injures groin; Shawn Kelley to close for New York

April 7, 2014

New York Yankees – David Robertson sustained an injured groin and is going on the disabled list.  For what it’s worth, Robertson only expects to… 39 more words

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Game 4: NYY vs. TOR -- Tanaka's debuting win

Last night, the Yankees loaded up their charter plane and took off for their weekend series against Toronto. Shortly after take-off, the pilot informed them that it might be a bit of a bumpy ride due to the storm system that basically followed the Appalachians up, or the path their flight is to take to Canada. 1,141 more words


The bullpen for the Yankees has potential this season

The bullpen for the Yankees will look much different in 2014 than it did in 2013. They will be without Mariano Rivera, Boone Logan, Joba Chamberlain and David Huff. 947 more words