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Yanks bats sizzle to cap sweep of Twins

Yanks bats sizzle to cap sweep of Twins

MLB.com ESPN.com Updated Jul 4, 2013
Ichiro Suzuki and Travis Hafner each had three hits and Vernon Wells drove in three runs to power the Yankees' Independence Day attack in a 9-5 victory over the Twins on Thursday at Target Field, completing a four-game sweep.
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  • A-Rod says he refuses to quit on Yankees

    A-Rod says he refuses to quit on Yankees

    ESPN.com Jul 4, 2013
    Alex Rodriguez is not ready to give up on playing for the New York Yankees.
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  • Jeter thinks he's close to playing in rehab games

    Jeter thinks he's close to playing in rehab games

    CNNSI.com ESPN.com Jul 4, 2013
    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter thinks he is close to playing in minor league rehab games.
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  • Elbow injury interrupts Cervelli's progress

    Elbow injury interrupts Cervelli's progress

    MLB.com Jul 4, 2013
    Yankees catcher Francisco Cervelli will be shut down for two weeks and is now not expected to return until August due to a stress reaction in his right elbow.
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  • Alex Rodriguez making new friends after picking up dinner tabs …

    Alex Rodriguez making new friends after picking up dinner tabs on rehab assignment

    yahoo.com Jul 4, 2013
    When the New York Yankees mapped out Alex Rodriguez's rehab schedule earlier this week, they only slotted him for two games with their Low-A affiliate, the Charleston RiverDogs. For those of us on the outside looking in, that doesn't seem like a real bi…
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  • Video - Yankees Sweep Twins 00:33

    Yankees Sweep Twins

    Jul 4
    Vernon Wells drove in three runs to lead the Yankees past the Twins 9-5.