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Chasen Shreve the unlikely closer in Yankees 5-4 win

Chasen Shreve the unlikely closer in Yankees 5-4 win

ESPN.com MLB.com Updated 14 hours ago
Chasen Shreve the unlikely closer in Yankees 5-4 win
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  • Yanks clip Royals in 10th to keep WC pace

    Yanks clip Royals in 10th to keep WC pace

    MLB.com 15 hours ago
    Jacoby Ellsbury, who had four hits, clanked a bases-loaded ground ball off reliever Joakim Soria that went for an infield hit and drove in the go-ahead run as the Yankees grabbed a 5-4 win over the Royals in 10 innings on Tuesday night to even series at…
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  • Yankees Weather Rain, Royals Comeback for 5-4 Win in 10

    Yankees Weather Rain, Royals Comeback for 5-4 Win in 10

    nytimes.com 16 hours ago
    Jacoby Ellsbury drove in the go-ahead run with two outs in the 10th inning, and the New York Yankees hung tough after blowing a four-run lead for a 5-4 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday night.
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  • Teixeira thrilled as Tebow draws comparisons

    Teixeira thrilled as Tebow draws comparisons

    MLB.com 22 hours ago
    In the eyes of at least one observer, Tim Tebow produced a vision of Mark Teixeira as he went through the paces of a highly-publicized workout on Tuesday in California. The Yankees first baseman doesn't mind that comparison one bit.
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  • AL Wild Card contenders tighten race

    AL Wild Card contenders tighten race

    MLB.com Aug 30 (yesterday)
    With August nearing a close, the American League Wild Card race is heating up. The Red Sox and Orioles have held down the two spots for much of the month, but five other clubs -- the Tigers, Astros, Royals, Mariners and Yankees -- are knocking at the do…
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  • Yankees miss a chance to gain ground in the wild-card hunt

    Yankees miss a chance to gain ground in the wild-card hunt

    ESPN.com Aug 30 (yesterday)
    Yankees miss a chance to gain ground in the wild-card hunt
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  • Royals 8, Yankees 5: Yankees Stumble as Royals Continue a Playo…

    Royals 8, Yankees 5: Yankees Stumble as Royals Continue a Playoff Push

    nytimes.com Aug 30 (yesterday)
    The Yankees, now three and half games back, were undone by a sluggish offense and an erratic outing by Michael Pineda.
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  • On Baseball: Home Runs, and Honors, Just Keep Coming for Yankee…

    On Baseball: Home Runs, and Honors, Just Keep Coming for Yankees’ Gary Sanchez

    nytimes.com Aug 29 (yesterday)
    Sanchez has twice been named American League player of the week, reaching 11 career home runs faster than any major league player.
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  • Orioles 5, Yankees 0: C.C. Sabathia Speaks Volumes, but Yankees…

    Orioles 5, Yankees 0: C.C. Sabathia Speaks Volumes, but Yankees’ Bats Are Mute in a Series Finale

    nytimes.com Aug 28 (3 days ago)
    In losing to the Orioles, 5-0, on Sunday, the Yankees gave back a game in the race for the final American League wild-card spot.
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  • Future still bright for Yankees as slim playoff chances slip aw…

    Future still bright for Yankees as slim playoff chances slip away

    ESPN.com Aug 28 (3 days ago)
    Future still bright for Yankees as slim playoff chances slip away
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  • O's push back Yanks behind Gausman's gem

    O's push back Yanks behind Gausman's gem

    MLB.com Aug 28 (3 days ago)
    Steve Pearce homered and drove in three runs to support Kevin Gausman's first road victory of the season, while Mark Trumbo hit his Major League-leading 40th home run as the Orioles defeated the Yankees, 5-0, on Sunday at Yankee Stadium.
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  • What's Going On With Blake Rutherford?

    What's Going On With Blake Rutherford?

    deadspin.com Aug 28 (3 days ago)
    Saturday night, the Yankees’ rookie league affiliate, the Pulaski Yankees, tweeted rather cryptically about Blake Rutherford, the team’s first-round pick in this year’s MLB draft. Less than two hours later, they deleted the tweet, elevating the cryptic …
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  • Rising Yanks seek 5th straight W on MLB.TV

    Rising Yanks seek 5th straight W on MLB.TV

    MLB.com Aug 28 (3 days ago)
    The Yankees will try for the sweep today against the Orioles, one of several teams they're pursuing in the Wild Card standings. It's just one of several intriguing matchups available for streaming live on MLB.TV.
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  • Gausman Sharp, Trumbo Hits 40th Homer, Orioles Blank Yankees

    Gausman Sharp, Trumbo Hits 40th Homer, Orioles Blank Yankees

    Kevin Gausman tamed the torrid Yankees hitters, Mark Trumbo lined his major league-leading 40th home run and Steve Pearce also connected as the Baltimore Orioles averted a bruising sweep, blanking New York 5-0 Sunday.
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  • Yanks overpower O's, gain in Wild Card race

    Yanks overpower O's, gain in Wild Card race

    MLB.com Aug 27 (4 days ago)
    Gary Sanchez continued a blistering rookie month to remember with his 11th home run, while Starlin Castro and Aaron Hicks also launched deep drives to power the Yankees past the Orioles, 13-5, on Saturday at Yankee Stadium.
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  • Cubs Fans Root for Aroldis Chapman While Deploring His History

    Cubs Fans Root for Aroldis Chapman While Deploring His History

    nytimes.com Aug 27 (4 days ago)
    The star reliever’s attitude toward a domestic violence episode has fueled outrage and a fund-raising campaign for victims of violence.
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  • Video - Ellsbury Confident He'll Be Ready For Opener 02:15

    Ellsbury Confident He'll Be Ready For Opener

    Mar 19
    Wallace Matthews discusses Jacoby Ellsbury's oblique injury and when he could return to the Yankees.
  • Video - Sabathia Discusses Spring Debut 00:46

    Sabathia Discusses Spring Debut

    Mar 17
    Buster Olney speaks with Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia about his first pitching outing since May. He allowed two runs in two innings Tuesday against the Blue Jays.
  • Video - A-Rod Homers 00:39

    A-Rod Homers

    Mar 11
    Alex Rodriguez hit a home run in the Yankees' 10-6 loss to the Red Sox.
  • Video - A-Rod Has RBI Single In Win Over Rays 00:35

    A-Rod Has RBI Single In Win Over Rays

    Mar 9
    Alex Rodriguez went 2-for-3 with an RBI single and Michael Pineda allowed one hit and struck out two over two scoreless inning as the Yankees beat the Rays 4-3.