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Dellin Betances (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Palladino: Yankees’ Girardi Should Give Betances The Closer Job

Girardi needed something to give his team a boost, and he got it with the Betances-to-Miller progression. Now he should go back to the book. The one that will tell him to let Betances do his job in the ninth.

04/10/2015

Stephen Drew #14 of the New York Yankees misses a hit by Jose Reyes of the Toronto Blue Jays in the fifth inning on April 8, 2015 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Keidel: Bronx Bombers Are About To Bomb For The Third Straight Season

The Bronx Bombers are about to bomb, for the third straight season. No tweet or Twitter troll can change that truth.

04/09/2015

A-Rod (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images), Didi Gregorius  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images), Dellin Betances (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images), Mark Teixeira  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Sweeny: 15 Thoughts As Yankees Open 2015

The bullpen is the Yankees’ biggest strength. It’s also the team’s biggest question mark — at least it is for me.

04/06/2015

Andrew Miller (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images) and Dellin Betances (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Yankees Manager Joe Girardi Not Naming A Closer At This Time

“I’ve talked to both guys,” Girardi said. “They’re concerned about winning more than titles, in a sense of ‘I’m this guy, I’m this guy.’ That’s the sense that I’ve got from them.”

04/03/2015

Masahiro Tanaka (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images), Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images) and Michael Pineda (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Season Preview: Jeter’s Gone, A-Rod’s Back And Yanks Hope To Return To Postseason

Jeter left behind a team in transition, that failed to make the playoffs in consecutive years for the first time in a generation and is beset with an older core coming off injuries.

03/27/2015

Dellin Betances (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Palladino: Betances’ Spring Problems Should Not Be Shrugged Off

Dellin Betances has looked no where near the flamethrower who made the All-Star team as David Robertson’s setup man. And Andrew Miller has had just a so-so spring.

03/27/2015

Dellin Betances (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Reason To Worry? ‘Frustrated’ Dellin Betances’ Rough Spring Continues

In 5 1/3 innings pitched this spring, the 2014 All-Star has allowed four earned runs on seven hits (6.75 ERA). He’s walked two, struck our four and blown a save.

03/26/2015

Former New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera takes the field to be honored before Game 2 of the 2013 World Series. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Mo Rivera In Tampa As Guest Instructor; Jokes That He’s Coming Back

All-time saves leader and iconic Yankee Mariano Rivera showed up at Yankees camp on Wednesday. Mo will serve as a guest instructor in Tampa.

02/25/2015

Masahiro Tanaka (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Yankees Pitchers And Catchers: 2015 Season Hinges On Health Of Arms

When healthy, the Yankees’ top three of Tanaka, Pineda and Sabathia could be as good as any in baseball. The problem: they have to prove they’re no longer damaged goods.

02/20/2015

Chris Capuano (credit: Getty Images)

Yankees Add Rotation Depth, Bring Back Capuano For 1 Year

Chris Capuano is staying with the New York Yankees, just like fellow free agents Chase Headley and Chris Young.

12/16/2014

Yankees general manager Brian Cashman (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Cashman Admits Yankees Inquired About Pitchers Porcello And Miley

Brian Cashman left the Winter Meetings in San Diego on Thursday without needed pieces for his baseball team, but that doesn’t mean the Yankees are a finished product for 2015.

12/11/2014

Joe Girardi calls to the bullpen (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Girardi On WFAN: Yankees In No Rush To Name Closer By Opening Day

Joe Girardi reiterated to Sweeny Murti that he’s “not too worried” about who will take over for David Robertson, if and when the team makes a final decision.

12/10/2014

David Robertson (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Happy With Pen And Pick, Yankees Never Made Offer To David Robertson

Yankees general manager Brian Cashman revealed Tuesday he had no interest in retaining Robertson once New York agreed Friday to a $36 million, four-year deal with Andrew Miller.

12/10/2014

Andrew Miller (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

With Robertson Gone, Andrew Miller Will Have Chance To Be Yanks’ Closer

Andrew Miller would have been happy to set up David Robertson with the Yankees. Now he’ll get a chance to take over as New York’s closer.

12/09/2014

David Robertson (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

David Robertson Agrees To 4-Year, $46M Deal With White Sox

The Yankees had prepared for the possibility of Robertson’s departure by agreeing last week to a $36 million, four-year contract with left-hander Andrew Miller.

12/09/2014

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