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Robinson Cano’s Production Could Solidify Yanks Playoff Spot

It never comes down to one guy in team sports (basketball sometimes), but when a major RBI man in a baseball lineup has big game after big game down the stretch of a season, it rubs off on everyone else and the team is overall is a much better place in terms of making the postseason.  If the Yankees are to make the playoffs, they need Robinson Cano to produce.  Plain and simple.

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Why The Yankees Really Brought Derek Jeter Back Early

The Yankees are now saying that Derek Jeter was brought back early because Brett Gardner and Travis Hafner have minor contusion injuries and a depleted bench needed a jolt.  That is pure comedy.  Don't buy into that.  Here are the real reasons the Yankee captain is back before, not after, the All-Star break:

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Joe Girardi’s Approach With CC Sabathia Must Change

CC Sabathia has thrown over 2,600 innings in the big leagues.  He is 32.  He had a bone spur removed over the offseason.  He has trouble putting guys away with two strikes.  His velocity is down.  At times, his location is hit and miss, especially with his off-speed stuff.  In other words, this isn't 2007 or 2008 anymore, in Cleveland or Milwaukee, when he could carry a team and log a ton of innings.  Hell, it isn't even 2009 or 2010 in New York anymore.

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Will The Yankees Make The Playoffs [POLL]

The Yankees are stumbling after getting swept three games in Baltimore.  They are struggling with runners in scoring position, giving up big, early leads and their pitching doesn't equal the opponent

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Joe Girardi Should Trust Young Bullpen

Mariano Rivera is retiring this season and will provide the biggest transition in Yankee history since Mickey Mantle waved good-bye to the Bronx patrons.  The good news is, while no one will ever again be Rivera, the Yanks have a lot of nice, young pitchers in the bullpen they can choose from.

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Alex Rodriguez Is Already Starting Trouble On Twitter

Well it finally happened. After being humiliated time and time again by the steroid cheating Alex Rodriguez, from roiding to flirting with 2 woman while his team was playing a playoff game, Rodriguez finally got the ire of the Yankee GM, who up till now has protected the sleazy 3rd baseman, and all it took was a seemingly innocent tweet

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Rays and Yanks Split Series

The Yanks and Rays split four games Thursday-Sunday in the Bronx.  Here are five things that defined the series:

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Rays-Yankees Series Preview

The Yankees and Rays meet for four games in the Bronx Thursday-Sunday highlighted by Old Timers Day in Game 4.  Tampa Bay comes off losing three of four to Boston.  New York comes off a series split with the Dodgers.  Here is a Rays-Yanks series preview.

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Dodgers-Yankees Preview

The Dodgers enter Yankee Stadium for a two-game set with the Yanks.  The storylines with this mini-series are endless.  The 1950's World Series battles when both clubs were in New York, Don Mattingly returning to the Bronx and a kid named Yasiel Puig.  Here is a series preview:  

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Joe Girardi Confirms MLB Doesn’t Update Him On PED’s

Yankees manager Joe Girardi addressed the New York media and 104.5 The Team ESPN Radio late Wednesday morning and confirmed that he does not receive updates on what is going on with MLB and their continued effort to ban Alex Rodriguez and many others for their roles in the Biogenesis drug lab.

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Ivan Nova and Vidal Nuno Sent Down

Yankees manager Joe Girardi said all along that he wanted 12 pitchers when Andy Pettitte came back (the veteran will return against Cleveland on Monday, June 3).  The other issue was the return of Kevin Youkilis and Mark Teixeira.

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Despite Whining Yankee Fan I am Loving This Subway Series- Bruce’s Thought Of The Day

Life is good right now and if the Mets can win 1 more game against the hated Yankees tonight life will be a bit better. Sporting life that is.

The Mets, who have been most horrible this year are taking out their frustrations on the hated Yankees and for this Met fan it is oooh so enjoyable

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