Why Did New York Yankees’ Mariano Rivera Decide Not To Play In Houston?

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So, Mariano Rivera has officially called it quits. He will never pitch again for the New York Yankees. It’s a decision that came after speculation that he would consider playing in the outfield for the first time in his major league […]

Mariano Rivera Should Get Chance to Play Outfield In Final Series of Career

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As the New York Yankees head to Texas to face the Houston Astros in a meaningless series, there is really only one thing that needs to be done to cap the season. Yankees manager Joe Girardi has to send Mariano Rivera to […]

New York Yankees: Mariano Rivera’s Goodbye in the Bronx Elicits Many Emotions

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In the final home series of Mariano Rivera’s career, the New York Yankees got swept and didn’t give him a whiff of a chance to pick up a save. Rivera hasn’t even gotten a save in Yankee Stadium since September […]

5 Free Agents the New York Yankees Should Send Packing

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What Does Future Hold For Phil Hughes After New York Yankees?

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Rejoice, New York Yankees fans: tonight was the last time you’ll have to see Phil Hughes pitch in pinstripes in the Bronx. With just five games remaining and the playoff outlook being as bleak as his numbers, Hughes performed his swansong […]

5 Free Agents New York Yankees Must Retain

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What Will New York Yankees Do At The Hot Corner In 2014?

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Mark Reynolds has been a quality addition to the New York Yankees, who have needed players like him to fill holes in a squad that has had to be figuratively patched up all season, with injuries occurring at almost every […]

Can David Robertson Do the New York Yankees’ Closer Job Justice?

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The New York Yankees hosted a beautiful ceremony to honor their legendary closer Mariano Rivera yesterday. After what started as an amazingly happy day with tributes and gifts and a great musical performance of “Enter Sandman” by Metallica, reality began […]

If Baseball Gods Exist, Andy Pettitte, Mariano Rivera Should Get Win, Save Tomorrow

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Sunday, Andy Pettitte and Mariano Rivera’s careers will both come full circle. Pettitte is scheduled to start on the day the New York Yankees will honor Rivera for his 19-year Hall-of-Fame career. Yesterday, Pettitte announced that he will retire at the […]

Brendan Ryan, Robinson Cano Combine for Spectacular Middle-Infield Defense

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It’s kind of a disappointment that Brendan Ryan was traded to the New York Yankees so late in the season. There are multiple factors that went into the trade, the most notable one being that Derek Jeter was shut down […]

Has Alex Rodriguez Hit Final Grand Slam For New York Yankees?

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In the bottom of the seventh inning, in a tied ballgame at one apiece, Alex Rodriguez came up to bat with the bases loaded and two outs. In a great pitching duel between C.C. Sabathia and Tim Lincecum, the situation […]

Could David Huff Replace Andy Pettitte in New York Yankees’ Rotation?

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Now that the winning-est pitcher in postseason history, Andy Pettitte, is retiring, there will be more holes to fill in the New York Yankees‘ pitching staff next year than there were yesterday. Sure, it was a good probability that Pettitte […]