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Derek Jeter: GQ Magazine’s April Issue Cover

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By: Janet Thompson Hilliman The Captain of the pinstriped clad NY Yankees is the face of the April Issue of the popular magazine Gentlemen’s Quarterly.  Jeter is the point man for the Yankees not only because of what he has accomplished as an athlete on the field but he has a lot of other qualities that has set him apart as a leader. He is a family More...

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By Gregg Snyder On Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011
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Still Heavy Competition for Yankees Rotation Spots

Four players for two open rotation spots. That’s what the New York Yankees have on their hands as Spring Training ends in one week. Ivan Nova, Bartolo Colon, Freddy Garcia and Sergio Mitre are all still very More...

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By Gregg Snyder On Monday, March 21st, 2011
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Phil Hughes to Follow A.J. Burnout-Burnett in Pitching Rotation

By: Jessica West Regan New York Yankees pitcher, Phil Hughes, wrapped up the 2010 season strong, going 18-8 with a 4.19 ERA. A.J. Burnett finished unforgettably weak with a 5.56 ERA after going 10-15.  Over the More...

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By Gregg Snyder On Friday, March 18th, 2011
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Book Review: Derek Jeter, From The Pages of the New York Times

Derek Jeter was recently named the best athlete in New York’s history. While I am not about to get into that debate, it’s safe to say the Yankee captain has at least carried on the deep baseball tradition More...

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By Gregg Snyder On Friday, March 11th, 2011
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A Look at the New York Yankees Half Way Through Spring

When spring training started, the New York Yankees had a handful of questions. Many had concerns about this seasons roster. Half way through the spring, these issues seem to be turning into good problems to have. The More...

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By Gregg Snyder On Tuesday, March 8th, 2011
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Derek Jeter: To Leadoff or Not To Leadoff? That is the Question

By: Jessica West Regan After signing a three-year deal this off-season for $51 million (with a fourth-year player option), Derek Jeter was under the impression that he would be the starting shortstop and leadoff More...

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By Gregg Snyder On Tuesday, March 8th, 2011
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Lack of Offense Could Leave Ramiro Pena as Odd Man Out. Chavez and Nunez Take Lead.

Ramiro Pena has never been known for his work with a bat in his hands. His glove is what got him to the major leagues as a backup infielder for the New York Yankees. Now however, as the Yankees work to improve their More...

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By Gregg Snyder On Monday, February 28th, 2011
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Ivan Nova Makes Statement on Mound; Betances Impresses In Win Over Phillies

Ever since the New York Yankees missed out on acquiring Cliff Lee in the off-season, the talk has been about the upcoming battle for two open rotation spots. Well, the battle has begun… In Saturday’s More...

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By Gregg Snyder On Thursday, February 17th, 2011
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New York Yankees Early Spring Training Tidbits; No Mo, Joba Swollen

Pitchers and catchers have officially arrived at camp to begin workouts. Position players are arriving as well. It’s that time of year when everyone makes a big deal out of little issues. That keeps spring More...

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By Gregg Snyder On Monday, February 14th, 2011
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Plenty of Opportunities As Yankees Open Spring Training

Spring Training in Tampa, Florida will be very interesting to follow this year. The New York Yankees are coming in after a disappointing ending to 2010 and a somewhat odd off-season. Veterans and youngsters will More...