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Young remains sidelined with strained quad

Young remains sidelined with strained quad

MLB.com Updated May 3, 2013
Chris Young, sidelined by a strained left quad, didn't have a pain-free running session Friday, making him not only unavailable in his club's 2-0 win over the Yankees, but questionable for Saturday.
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  • Griffin handles Yanks in outdueling CC in NY

    Griffin handles Yanks in outdueling CC in NY

    MLB.com ESPN.com May 3, 2013
    A.J. Griffin pitched seven-plus shutout innings against the Yankees, allowing six hits with one walk and four strikeouts to guide his club to a 2-0 series-opening victory in New York on Friday.
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  • Yanks' setup man Robertson out for series vs. A's

    Yanks' setup man Robertson out for series vs. A's

    CNNSI.com May 3, 2013
    NEW YORK -- The Yankees' injury bug has moved to the bullpen.
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  • Number of exciting AL shortstops deserve votes

    Number of exciting AL shortstops deserve votes

    MLB.com May 3, 2013
    Derek Jeter is a 13-time All-Star who probably has one or two more trips to the Midsummer Classic left before he's done. But the Yankees captain is not an All-Star this year. There are presently better candidates.
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  • Yankees rising, Mets stumbling early in season

    Yankees rising, Mets stumbling early in season

    nydailynews.com May 3, 2013
    Ordinarily, the one-sixth pole of the baseball season is not nearly enough of a sampling to make any definitive judgments about our local nines. Forgive me then for declaring I’ve already seen enough. The Yankees are a lot better than a lot of people th
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  • Video - A's Blank Yankees 00:36

    A's Blank Yankees

    May 3
    A.J. Griffin tossed seven scoreless innings in the Athletics' 2-0 win over the Yankees.

Sports Columnists

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    May 3
    The Thunder are glad to be done with the Rockets ... for now, writes Marc Stein.
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    May 3
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    May 3
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  • Getting some answers from Round 1 of the NBA Playoffs, Part 1

    May 3
    With so much drama and so many subplots, we need some answers for the first round of the NBA playoffs.