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Yankees hitting coach Kevin Long with Alex Rodriguez. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Yankees Bringing Back Entire Coaching Staff For 2014

While the team may look a whole lot different in 2014, the New York Yankees coaching staff will remain the same.

11/08/2013

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On WFAN: Robertson Waiting For Word On Closer Role

David Robertson hasn’t yet been handed the keys to Mariano Rivera’s kingdom. He may not be anointed the Yankees’ closer for awhile. Or ever. Either way, he’s ready to contribute.

11/07/2013

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Yankees GM Calls Hitting Coach Kevin Long’s Stance On Teixeira ‘Alarming’

Brian Cashman insists he’s not angry with Kevin Long. But the Yankees GM didn’t too happy with him either when discussing Mark Teixeira’s wrist woes.

06/18/2013

Mark Teixeira (credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Yankees GM Brian Cashman Leaning Toward Placing Mark Teixeira On DL

Yankees general manager Brian Cashman says he’s leaning toward putting Teixeira on the DL. Cashman spoke on a conference call on Monday, an off-day for New York before it hosts the Los Angeles Dodgers in a two-game series.

06/17/2013

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Sweeny’s Yankees Thoughts: Sabathia Lit Up, Cano’s Slump, MLB Draft & More

Brett Gardner has been very hot, but has anybody noticed Jayson Nix?

06/12/2013

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Sweeny: Yankees Thoughts Heading Into Memorial Day Weekend

Some thoughts as the Yankees hit Memorial Day weekend, the first big summer marker of the baseball season…

05/24/2013

Mark Teixeira (credit: Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Yankees GM Admits Chance Of Season-Ending Surgery For Mark Teixeira

Teixeira says he has a partially torn tendon sheath in his right wrist and didn’t rule out missing up to two months of the regular season. He could potentially sit out much longer.

03/18/2013

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Despite Dreadful Postseason Slump, Cashman Still Believes In Curtis Granderson

“To get 43 home runs from a center fielder isn’t easy,” general manager Brian Cashman said. “And I don’t think one series erases that.”

10/23/2012

Raul Ibanez of the New York Yankees celebrates with Alex Rodriguez after hitting a walk-off single against the Boston Red Sox in the 12th inning. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Cool Raul Powering Yankees’ Stretch Success

Brian Cashman and the Yankees’ front office should be applauded for finding an ideal, cost-efficient fit for their playoff roster in Raul Ibanez.

10/03/2012

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A-Rod Power Outage? Even Ike Davis Has More Doubles Than Yankees’ $29M Man

While Con Edison is busy asking its customers in New York City to conserve energy during this summer scorcher, Yankees fans hope Alex Rodriguez can somehow figure out a way to dial up the power.

06/21/2012

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Keefe To The City: Joe Girardi Has No Answers For Yankees’ Problems

Neil Keefe looks at Joe Girardi’s answers from his postgame press conference on Monday night to try to make sense of the Yankees’ struggles.

WFAN–05/22/2012

Curtis Granderson (credit: Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Can The Grandyman Do It Again?

I would be surprised if Granderson hit 40 or more home runs again, but since he has demonstrated the power is there I would be disappointed if he didn’t hit at least 30. I shared that thought with hitting coach Kevin Long and asked for his reaction.

03/02/2012

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Sweeny: 12 Yankees Questions For 2012

Sweeny Murti breaks down the 12 most important questions for the Yankees going into Spring Training.

WFAN–02/17/2012

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Sweeny: A Trying 12 Months For Posada

It’s easy to see how the events of the last year recently led Jorge Posada to his decision to retire from the Yankees.

WFAN–01/11/2012

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A-Rod Hitless In ALDS; Boo Birds Already Out At Yankee Stadium

Sensing a comeback, fans at Yankee Stadium were rocking on Sunday. Alex Rodriguez entered the batter’s box to a swelling applause. He exited to Bronx cheers.

WFAN–10/03/2011

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