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Yankees starter Ivan Nova (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Run Of Yankees’ Excellence On The Mound Continues With Nova Gem

Ivan Nova pitched two-hit ball while working into the seventh inning for the first time this spring, and the New York Yankees beat the Atlanta Braves 7-0 Wednesday.

03/20/2014

Yankees starter Ivan Nova (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Nova, Robertson Sharp In Yankees’ Win Over Nationals

David Robertson pitched a scoreless fourth inning Monday in his first appearance as the Yankees’ new closer in New York’s 4-2 victory over the Washington Nationals.

03/03/2014

Yankees center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Nova Works Out The Kinks, Ellsbury Looks Good In Yankees’ Loss To Pirates

Jacoby Ellsbury reached base in all three plate appearances of his New York Yankees’ spring training debut, scoring twice Wednesday in 6-5 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates.

02/26/2014

David Robertson (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Yankees Taking Shape, Lock Up Nova, Robertson And Gardner Short Term

The Yankees may be largely a team of high-priced offensive stars, but at the end of the day they will likely only go as far as their pitching and defense take them. Ivan Nova, David Robertson and Brett Gardner make the Bombers that much better.

01/17/2014

Rakuten Golden Eagles pitcher Masahiro Tanaka (Photo by JIJI PRESS/AFP/Getty Images)

Reports: Yankees Among The First Teams To Contact Tanaka’s Reps

Any team hoping to land Tanaka will need to pay the $20 million posting fee plus a contract that could go beyond $100 million.

12/28/2013

Hiroki Kuroda (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Reports: Yankees Re-Sign Kuroda To A 1-Year Deal Worth $16 Million

The Yankees have reportedly re-signed starting pitcher Hiroki Kuroda to a one-year deal worth $16 million.

12/06/2013

Yankees pitching coach Larry Rothschild, right, talks in the dugout with pitcher Andy Pettitte during a spring training game against the Mets on April 4, 2012, at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Fla. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Report: Yankees, Rothschild Closing In On New Contract

Though the Yankees fell well short of expectations this past season, the blame shouldn’t fall at Larry Rothschild’s feet. The Bombers appear to agree and are trying to bring him back.

10/17/2013

Hiroki Kuroda (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Starter Hiroki Kuroda Unsure If He’ll Be Back With Yankees In 2014

“Right now I’m not thinking about it, and to be honest, I can’t think about it right now,” the 38-year-old said on Monday, according to the New York Post. “At this stage, I’m not really thinking about it.”

10/01/2013

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Nova K’s Seven, Pitches Complete Game Shutout Against Giants

Nova pitched a six-hitter for his second career shutout, Eduardo Nunez hit a two-run homer and the Yankees kept pace in the wild-card chase.

09/21/2013

Preston Claiborne (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Keidel: If The Yankees Miss The Playoffs, They Are Still A Success

It raises a uniquely New York paradox. Can the Yankees miss the playoffs and still be a success? Can you wear your Jeter Snuggie through a fall and winter wasteland of hot-stove chatter? Yes.

09/17/2013

Yankees manager Joe Girardi (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Sweeny: How Can You Say Yankees Don’t Have Heart?

As the Yankees continue to surge then sputter, surge then sputter, I keep hearing from fans about how this team lacks heart and desire. Seriously? That’s about all this team has.

09/16/2013

The Yankees’ Mark Reynolds doubles against the Orioles in the eighth inning at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on Sept. 10, 2013.(Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Yankees Battle Back, Ride 2 Soriano Home Runs To Key Win Over Orioles

Alfonso Soriano hit two home runs, including a tiebreaking shot in the eighth inning, and the New York Yankees rallied past the Baltimore Orioles 7-5 Tuesday night to end a six-game losing streak at Camden Yards.

09/11/2013

Dustin Pedroia, Ichiro Suzuki (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Eyes On The Prize As Yankees Open 4-Game Set Against Red Sox

New York, coming off a three-game sweep of the White Sox, has clawed its way back into contention in the American League. And look who’s on tap: the rival Boston Red Sox.

09/05/2013

Derek Jeter (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Do The Captain And His Crew Still Have Some Tricks Up Their Sleeves?

Derek Jeter comes back on Monday night. Yes, again. Jeter represents the last bit of hope for the Yankees, hope that he might be the final piece of the puzzle for a team that’s clawed back into the playoff race.

08/26/2013

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Granderson Hits Key Sac Fly, Yankees Beat Rays 3-2

Curtis Granderson hit a sacrifice fly in the 11th inning and the Yankees avoided a three-game sweep by defeating the Rays 3-2 on Sunday.

08/25/2013

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