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Yankees' Jacoby Ellsbury makes Red Sox pay in first game back a…

Yankees' Jacoby Ellsbury makes Red Sox pay in first game back at Fenway Park

The old brick place on Lansdowne St. isn’t his office anymore, and it didn’t take the center fielder for the New York Yankees long to find that out. At 10 minutes after 7 p.m. Tuesday night, Jacoby Ellsbury, No. 22 in road grays, came to the plate for t…
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  • Tanaka turns in yet another efficient outing

    Tanaka turns in yet another efficient outing

    Masahiro Tanaka may be just four starts into his Major League career, but the Yankees right-hander has shown just how impressive he can be.
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  • Robertson returns from disabled list

    Robertson returns from disabled list

    MLB.com ESPN.com 17 hours ago
    The Yankees activated closer David Robertson from the disabled list on Tuesday, completing the right-hander's two-week recovery from a strained left groin.
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  • Gomes gets nod in left vs. Tanaka over struggling Nava

    Gomes gets nod in left vs. Tanaka over struggling Nava

    MLB.com 17 hours ago
    In a lineup move reminiscent of last October, Jonny Gomes started in left field on Tuesday night against the Yankees, even though right-hander Masahiro Tanaka was on the mound.
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  • Nova likely to have Tommy John surgery

    Nova likely to have Tommy John surgery

    MLB.com ESPN.com 18 hours ago
    Ivan Nova's season appears to be over. The Yankees right-hander has been advised to have Tommy John surgery to repair a partially torn right ulnar collateral ligament.
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  • Josh Lueke Is A Rapist, You Say? Keep Saying It.

    Josh Lueke Is A Rapist, You Say? Keep Saying It.

    deadspin.com 21 hours ago
    Late Saturday night, during the Yankees-Rays game, I stumbled onto an online conversation among baseball writers and fans regarding the propriety of tweeting about Rays pitcher Josh Lueke's criminal history every time he's on the mound.Read more...
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  • SI Now: How Yankee Stadium will host MLS

    SI Now: How Yankee Stadium will host MLS

    CNNSI.com Apr 21 (yesterday)
    On Monday's SI Now, head coach of the NYCFC Jason Kreis discusses the club playing at Yankees Stadium and the expectations going into the first season.
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  • Despite loss, return to normalcy for Boston, Red Sox and Patrio…

    Despite loss, return to normalcy for Boston, Red Sox and Patriots Day

    CNNSI.com Apr 21 (yesterday)
    The Red Sox lost, but Boston won on a Patriots Day that was a celebration of the city's strength.
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  • Video - Yankees Cruise Past Red Sox 01:10

    Yankees Cruise Past Red Sox

    Apr 22
    In his first game back in Boston since signing in New York, Jacoby Ellsbury drove in two runs as the Yankees defeated the Red Sox 9-3.
  • Video - Closer Robertson Activated By Yankees 01:58

    Closer Robertson Activated By Yankees

    Apr 22
    Doug Glanville discusses what the return of closer David Robertson means for the Yankees' bullpen.
  • Video - Yanks' Nova Advised To Have Surgery 02:01

    Yanks' Nova Advised To Have Surgery

    Apr 22
    Doug Glanville discusses how much of a loss the Yankees' rotation will take if P Ivan Nova has season-ending Tommy John surgery.
  • Video - SweetSpot TV: Rapid Fire 03:01

    SweetSpot TV: Rapid Fire

    Apr 22
    Eric Karabell and David Schoenfield go around the league with a game of rapid fire.

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