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Michael Pineda not worried about past, has healthy outlook with…

Michael Pineda not worried about past, has healthy outlook with Yankees for 2015

nydailynews.com Updated 1 hour ago
Michael Pineda injured his shoulder during his first spring with the Yankees, then spent the next two camps trying to work his way back.
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  • Chase Headley just trying to be himself as Yankees third basema…

    Chase Headley just trying to be himself as Yankees third baseman

    nydailynews.com 1 hour ago
    Chase Headley, in his first spring training as a Yankee, does not have to endure the added burden of replacing a legend.
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  • Derek Jeter’s Lessons Live On ... With Blue Jays

    Derek Jeter’s Lessons Live On ... With Blue Jays

    nytimes.com 3 hours ago
    The former Yankees catcher Russell Martin, who signed with Toronto in the off-season, said he had vivid memories of Derek Jeter’s strict routines and unyielding approach to the game.
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  • Yankees, Eager to Retire Numbers, Subtract Options for Current …

    Yankees, Eager to Retire Numbers, Subtract Options for Current Players

    nytimes.com 3 hours ago
    The Yankees retire numbers with gusto, 18 to date and three more soon, but this zest also limits options when it comes to assigning numbers to current players.
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  • To Questions, Alex Rodriguez Has but One Real Reply

    To Questions, Alex Rodriguez Has but One Real Reply

    nytimes.com 4 hours ago
    In an abbreviated 85-second meeting with reporters, Rodriguez brushed off questions about when he might take the field in a game with “I’ll talk to Joe first” or a variation of it.
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  • Man to walk from Steinbrenner Field to Yankee Stadium for chari…

    Man to walk from Steinbrenner Field to Yankee Stadium for charity

    yahoo.com 7 hours ago
    While baseball fans anxiously await the day when their favorite team breaks camp and heads north, one man will be getting a head start when he begins a 1,200 mile walk from home plate at Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Fla., where the New York Yankees hold…
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  • Rotation stars take it slow as Girardi sets early matchups

    Rotation stars take it slow as Girardi sets early matchups

    MLB.com 7 hours ago
    It's nothing earthshattering, but Yankees manager Joe Girardi named two relievers and a prospective member of the rotation to start his club's first three Grapefruit League games: Adam Warren, Nathan Eovaldi and Esmil Rogers.
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  • Utley won't play in Grapefruit League opener

    Utley won't play in Grapefruit League opener

    MLB.com 8 hours ago
    Phillies second baseman Chase Utley will not be in the lineup for Tuesday's Grapefruit League opener against the Yankees at Bright House Field. Utley sprained his right ankle in January and has not fully recovered.
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  • A-Rod's status for early games uncertain

    A-Rod's status for early games uncertain

    MLB.com 8 hours ago
    The Yankees will play an intrasquad game on Monday at Steinbrenner Field and then open their Grapefruit League schedule on Tuesday against the Phillies in nearby Clearwater, Fla. Whether Alex Rodriguez will be in the lineup both days is still a matter o…
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  • Ryan won't rush recovery from mid-back strain

    Ryan won't rush recovery from mid-back strain

    MLB.com Feb 28 (yesterday)
    Yankees utility infielder Brendan Ryan said on Saturday that he's making progress in his recovery from a strained muscle in the middle of his back, and he hopes to resume baseball activities next week.
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  • Alex Rodriguez Attends First-Base School, but a Key Item Is Abs…

    Alex Rodriguez Attends First-Base School, but a Key Item Is Absent

    nytimes.com nydailynews.com Feb 27 (2 days ago)
    Rodriguez did not have the right glove as he practiced in a new position at Yankees spring training.
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  • A-Rod working out at first base in Yankees camp

    A-Rod working out at first base in Yankees camp

    yahoo.com ESPN.com nytimes.com Feb 27 (2 days ago)
    The New York Yankees still aren't sure what to expect from Alex Rodriguez this season, but it would appear they're going to exhaust all options to find playing time just in case he proves capable of contributing. Well, that, or maybe they're just puttin…
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  • All about the brace: CC gets assist in 'pen session

    All about the brace: CC gets assist in 'pen session

    MLB.com Feb 27 (2 days ago)
    CC Sabathia is continuing to make progress as he returns from right knee surgery, and the Yankees left-hander plans to attack his workload with the assistance of a brace that has been hidden underneath his billowing pinstriped pants.
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  • Don Johnson, a Yankees Sensation Who Fizzled Out, Dies at 88

    Don Johnson, a Yankees Sensation Who Fizzled Out, Dies at 88

    nytimes.com Feb 27 (3 days ago)
    Johnson, a hard-throwing pitcher who showed flashes of greatness in 1947, struggled with injuries and off-the-field troubles, finishing his major league career with only 27 wins.
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  • Sterling hosts fundraiser for families displaced by NJ fire

    Sterling hosts fundraiser for families displaced by NJ fire

    MLB.com Feb 26 (3 days ago)
    If anything was made clear by the goings-on Thursday night at D&D's Restaurant & Pub, it's this: Yankees fans love them some John Sterling. While hosting a meet-and-greet fundraiser in support of the families displaced last month by a fire at th…
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  • After a Stirring Introduction, Chase Headley Hopes for a Steady…

    After a Stirring Introduction, Chase Headley Hopes for a Steady Follow-Up Season

    nytimes.com Feb 26 (3 days ago)
    Headley has been everything that Alex Rodriguez is not since Headley joined the Yankees, and Headley is hoping for improved offensive production as he takes over at third base.
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  • A-Rod cheered by fans at 1st public workout

    A-Rod cheered by fans at 1st public workout

    ESPN.com Feb 26 (3 days ago)
    In his first appearance in a New York Yankees uniform in 17 months, Alex Rodriguez was cheered when he stepped out onto the field with his teammates and he was cheered again when he came out of the dugout for batting practice about an hour later.
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  • Girardi, Yankees adjusting to life without Jeter

    Girardi, Yankees adjusting to life without Jeter

    MLB.com Feb 26 (3 days ago)
    As the Yankees went through their drills Thursday, Joe Girardi wandered around the lip of the outfield grass, exchanging pleasantries with the infielders. When he reached the shortstop position, he had to remember why Derek Jeter was absent.
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  • Yankees see positive results as Tanaka builds stamina

    Yankees see positive results as Tanaka builds stamina

    MLB.com Feb 26 (4 days ago)
    Masahiro Tanaka increased his workload to 40 pitches in a morning bullpen session at George M. Steinbrenner Field on Thursday, and the Yankees have been pleased with his progress as he's shown off his full arsenal, including splitters.
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  • Video - A-Rod Grateful To Have Opportunity To Play 02:20

    A-Rod Grateful To Have Opportunity To Play

    Feb 23
    Alex Rodriguez addressed the media after reporting to Yankees' spring training to discuss having the chance to play again this season.
  • Video - Yankees Fans Sound Off On A-Rod's Return 02:59

    Yankees Fans Sound Off On A-Rod's Return

    Feb 23
    Stephen A Smith takes to the streets of New York to ask Yankees fans how they feel about Alex Rodriguez's return
  • Video - Alex Rodriguez Arrives At Spring Training 03:26

    Alex Rodriguez Arrives At Spring Training

    Feb 23
    Karl Ravech, Curt Schilling and Buster Olney discuss Alex Rodriguez's arrival to spring training and whether Rodriguez can find a spot in the Yankees' lineup.
  • Video - Alex Rodriguez: The Teammate 01:56

    Alex Rodriguez: The Teammate

    Feb 23
    Doug Glanville reflects on the 2003 season in Texas, where he was teammates with star slugger Alex Rodriguez, who struggled with acceptance.

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