David Phelps

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Sweeny: Breaking Down Kuroda, The Yankees’ Rotation And Potential Outfield Help

There was a point in the last week where it may have seemed that Hiroki Kuroda was going to pitch elsewhere in 2013. Eat without worry, my friends. Kuroda is indeed coming back to the Yankees next season.


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Girardi Sets The Yankees Roster For ALDS

Joe Girardi has placed 11 pitchers on the team’s 25-man roster for the AL divisional series against the Baltimore Orioles.


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Hal Steinbrenner On Yankees’ Playoff Fate: ‘Jobs Are Not Riding On This’

“Are jobs riding on this? Not that I know of,” Steinbrenner told reporters outside the Yankees’ clubhouse on Monday. “Jobs are not riding on this. We’ll look at everything in the offseason, as we always do.”


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Yankees’ Phelps Eager To Show Big-Game Stuff; Nova To Bullpen

Ivan Nova has been dropped from the Yankees’ rotation after a pair of poor outings, and David Phelps will replace him as Tuesday night’s starter against the Red Sox.


Mark Teixeira of the New York Yankees. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Teixeira Back In The Yankees’ Lineup

Mark Teixeira returns to the Yankees’ lineup tonight and will play first base.


David Phelps

Ichiro Goes 7-For-8 In Yankees’ Doubleheader Sweep Of Blue Jays

Ichiro Suzuki had a go-ahead single in the eighth inning, his seventh hit of the day, to help the New York Yankees complete a doubleheader sweep of the Toronto Blue Jays with a 2-1 win Wednesday night.


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Yankees Wake Up In Virtual Tie With Orioles; Doubleheader On Tap

It was easily determined whether Andy Pettitte or rookie David Phelps would pitch the first game or the nightcap. “Andy, you kind of give (Andy) his choice,” said manager Joe Girardi.


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Yankees, Mets Postponed Due To Weather; Bombers To Play Double-Dip Wednesday

Tuesday night’s Yankees game against the Blue Jays has been postponed due to inclement weather that’s expected to pass through the area. The Mets-Phillies game scheduled for Tuesday night at Citi Field has also been postponed.


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Palladino: Yankees Just Hanging On — But For How Long?

It’s a fight for survival at the top of the AL East , where some weird stuff could happen if the standings remain static.


David Phelps

Jeter Comes Up Lame, Yankees Sweat Out Needed Win At Fenway

Curtis Granderson hit two home runs, Robinson Cano also homered and the New York Yankees beat the Boston Red Sox 5-4 on Wednesday night to remain tied for first place in the AL East.


Rafael Soriano

1 Out Away, Soriano Serves Up Lead; Yankees Fall To Jays In 11

Rafael Soriano has been so reliable for the New York Yankees that they’ve hardly missed a beat without Mariano Rivera. Until now.


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Yankees Place Ivan Nova On 15-Day DL With Inflammation In Right Rotator Cuff

The Yankees made the move on Thursday after an MRI revealed the problem. The team said that treatment will consist of medicine and rest, and that the right-hander will not play catch for five days.


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Yankees Nemesis Pedro Ciriaco Strikes Again, Red Sox Beat Yanks 4-1

Lester shut down the Yankees’ offense for seven innings, the Yanks nemesis Pedro Ciriaco was 4 for 4 as the Red Sox beat the Yankees 4-1.


Nick Swisher

Yankees Get It Together, Explode All Over Dempster, Rangers

Nick Swisher hit a grand slam off Ryan Dempster and drove in five runs, Derek Lowe closed with four shutout innings in his Yankees debut and New York beat the Texas Rangers 8-2 Monday night.


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Yankees Send Ace CC Sabathia To The 15-Day DL

CC Sabathia is heading to the disabled list as he’s suffering from elbow stiffness.