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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.


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Palladino: Postseason Baseball In New York? Not This Year

There’s an advantage to all this. More beach time for the fans, who will be unencumbered by such mundane things as division and wild card races.


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Bad Back Sends Yankees Infielder Youkilis On The DL Again

Kevin Youkilis has landed on the disabled list once again following a recurrence of a nagging back injury.


Kirk Nieuwenhuis (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images) and Vernon Wells (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Giglio: As Summer Begins, Mets And Yankees Are Who We Thought They Were

From the moment that spring training opened until today, the Mets were pegged to be bad and the Yankees looked like a team that would struggle to reach October. Three months later, that’s exactly who they are.


Kevin Youkilis makes a play at first base for an out at Yankee Stadium on April 27, 2013. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Youkilis Says Back Stiffness ‘Nothing Like It Was Before’

Kevin Youkilis was kept out of the Yankees lineup Sunday with lower back stiffness, but says it’s “nothing like” the injury that put him on the disabled list in April.


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Palladino: A-Rod’s Disappointing Yanks Career Goes Beyond Massive Contract

Steinbrenner can repeat “innocent until proven guilty” all he wants as far as the current investigation goes. If nothing else, A-Rod suffers from guilt by association.


Manager Joe Girardi and GM Brian Cashman of the Yankees. (credit: Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Report: Cashman Wants Girardi Back For 2014 And Beyond

Yankees GM Brian Cashman believes “there’s really no reason to believe Joe won’t be here.”


Hiroki Kuroda (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Kuroda, Yankees Drop Rain-Shortened Rubber Game To Red Sox

Boston took two of three at Yankee Stadium for the second time this season and left town with a 2 1/2-game lead in the AL East over Baltimore. The Yankees fell into a third-place tie with Tampa Bay, three games back.


The Yankees’ Vernon Wells hits a double in the second inning against the Red Sox on May 31,2013 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

CC Gets His Groove — And Fastball — Back, Carries Yankees Over Red Sox

Throwing up to 94 mph after two months of decreased velocity, CC Sabathia matched his season high with 10 strikeouts while pitching into the eighth inning, leading the Yankees over the Boston Red Sox 4-1 on Friday night.


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With Teixeira And Youkilis Activated, Yanks Send Nova And Nuno To Triple-A

To make room for Mark Teixeira and Kevin Youkilis on the 25-man roster, the Yankees have optioned pitchers Ivan Nova and Vidal Nuno to Triple-A.


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Giglio: CC Sabathia, Not Returning Stars, Is Key To Yankees’ Season

Welcome back, Tex and Youk, but pay close attention to Sabathia. His season will give a much better indication of where the Yankees are heading.


Mark Teixeira in the Thunder dugout (Credit: Mike McCann/WFAN)

Mark Teixeira, Kevin Youkilis Get Hits For Trenton Ahead Of Return To Bronx

Both players went 1-for-3 for the Trenton Thunder against the Erie SeaWolves, with Youkilis driving in a run.


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Palladino: Teixeira-Youkilis Return Should Send Yankees’ Backups To Bench

We all love a good Wally Pipp story. But those are few and far between in the sporting annals. Not every backup is Lou Gehrig.


Vernon Wells (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images), CC Sabathia (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images) and Jayson Nix (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Keidel: Trouble In Yankee Universe — The Smoke And Mirrors Are Melting

Obviously the Mets aren’t this good and the Yankees aren’t this bad. But the Yankees weren’t as good as they let on, and are now playing more like many of us thought they would a month ago.


Mark Teixeira's first at-bat (Credit: Mike McCann/WFAN)

Mark Teixeira, Kevin Youkilis Go Hitless In Rehab Debut With Trenton Thunder

Mark Teixeira and Kevin Youkilis were hitless Wednesday in their first minor-league rehab game, working their way back from injuries for a return to the New York Yankees.