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Spring Game 27: NYY vs. PHI -- #TanakaTime & #BirdPower

I’m creating a new hashtag because we clearly need one. So when you write about the Yankees’ new starting 1st baseman on your social media, use the hashtag “#BirdPower” to join the conversation. 756 more words


Yankees first baseman Greg Bird has a hairless cat? Greg Bird has a hairless cat.

Yankees first baseman Greg Bird was a sensation down the stretch on the 2016 season, setting himself up as an every day replacement for longtime starter Mark Teixeira in 2017. 126 more words


Girardi Confirms Greg Bird Will Be Yankees' Starting First Baseman

TAMPA, Fla. (CBSNewYork)Greg Bird, whose status as Mark Teixeira’s heir apparent was tossed in doubt when he missed last season with a shoulder injury last year, has officially won… 329 more words


SPP Episode Jeter (2)!

The Short Porch Podcast brings their second episode with co-hosts Jared Peterman and JD Freda discussing everything you need to know before the Yankees season starts, including the Didi Gregorious injury (0:55), Possible Didi replacements (3:12), and more seasoning for Gleyber Torres (6:45). 94 more words

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Playoffs? Young Yankees Have Flaws, But Upside Is Off The Charts

TAMPA, Fla. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Gary Sanchez and Greg Bird are providing hope that the New York Yankees can compete for the playoffs even during a season in which they’re leaning toward a youth movement. 774 more words


Spring Training Players to Watch from Week 1

Now that baseball is back in the form of spring training, here are some takeaways from the first week or so. Obviously it is still early to say the least but here are three players on the rise and three on the decline so far. 553 more words

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Spring Game 8: BAL vs. NYY -- The Real Deal, rightly sitting on top

I want to point something out to start tonight’s post: the Yankees are the best team in the Grapefruit League. Currently, they sit at 7 wins and 1 loss, or .875 average. 707 more words