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Yankees Pushed To Brink Of Elimination Following Shutout Loss To Rays

The Yankees wasted several opportunities against the wild Matt Moore in a 7-0 loss to Tampa Bay on Tuesday night that pushed them to the brink of missing out on the postseason for the second time in 19 years.

09/25/2013

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Needing A Miracle, Yankees Welcome Rays To Bronx

It ain’t over ’til it’s over. With their playoff hopes on life support, the Yankees will wrap up the season’s final homestand with a three-game set against the Rays.

09/24/2013

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Yankees Staring At Golden Opportunity In Final 12 Games

Good news! The Bombers will take on two last-place teams, a fourth-place team and a current wild card leader down the stretch as they fight for an American League playoff spot.

09/17/2013

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Sports Verdict: How Would You Change Baseball? Instant Replay Vs. Designated Hitter

With several rule changes under consideration in MLB, two interesting prospects include expanding replay reviews in the game, and allowing the NL to exercise a DH option. If one were forced to choose either of these options, which would be best?

07/18/2013

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A Moment To Remember: Mo Rivera Takes Solo Bow In Final ASG Appearance

Quiet, reserved and understated during nearly a quarter-century in a sport that took him from Panama to the pantheon of pinstriped pitchers, Rivera was honored with that rarest of baseball tributes — a solo bow.

07/17/2013

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Evan Roberts’ 2013 MLB Season Preview And Predictions

It’s hilarious how everyone wants to claim the Yankees may finish in last or will be the new-age ’65 team. Meanwhile, in Queens…

03/26/2013

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Silverman: Giant Edge To NL Representative In World Series

Here’s the real issue that will keep the Tigers from hoisting the trophy: the NL is slowly but surely winning the battle for superiority against the AL.

10/23/2012

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Did Predictions Pan Out? Roberts’ MLB Playoff Preview, Awards And A Look Back

Here they are, Evan Roberts’ original 2012 MLB power rankings. Let’s see what lessons can be learned…

10/04/2012

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Hartnett: Derek Jeter, Baseball’s Mr. Consistency

Remember when you thought Derek Jeter was finished? Now it’s looking like 4,000 hits is a realistic possibility.

08/13/2012

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Ichiro Excited By Playoff Possibility With Yankees

Ichiro Suzuki last played in meaningful games in the final weeks of the regular season more than 10 years ago. Now he’s playing for a team that is disappointed when it doesn’t win a World Series title.

07/25/2012

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By The Numbers: How The Game Of Baseball Has Changed

If you are sixty years old (or older), you probably remember when the Major Leagues consisted of only sixteen teams.

WFAN–09/08/2011

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Yankees’ Ivan Nova Looks To Bolster Rookie Of The Year Candidacy With 15th Win

Yankees fans want Ivan Nova to keep piling up victories for the Yankees — and for himself. The rookie right-hander looks to continue his impressive run of success Friday night when the Bombers host the Blue Jays.

WFAN–09/02/2011

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NL Takes Down AL With Power, Pitching And More Pitching

Prince Fielder hit a three-run homer and Roy Halladay and his relief combined on a six-hitter to lead the NL over the AL 5-1 Tuesday night, giving the senior circuit its first two-game winning streak since the mid-1990s.

WFAN–07/12/2011

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All-Star Starters A Tough Task For Mets’ Beltran, Yankees’ Granderson, Cano

The managers for Tuesday’s All-Star game certainly won’t get many complaints for choosing Phillies ace of aces Roy Halladay and Angels star Jered Weaver to start the midsummer classic. But how will Mets outfielder Carlos Beltran and Yankees All-Star starters Robinson Cano and Curtis Granderson fare against the fireballers?

WFAN–07/12/2011