Yankees Game 66 Lineup: 06/18/12

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The New York Yankees are back in the Bronx for a three-game set against the Atlanta Braves. C.C. Sabathia is on the mound for New York tonight. In his last outing vs. the Braves, the southpaw went 7 innings, allowing 4 earned runs on 10 hits, while striking out 6 for the win. Nick Swisher [...]

Yankees Game 61 Lineup: 06/12/12

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C.C. Sabathia toes the rubber for the Yankees tonight against the Braves. In his last outing vs. the Rays, Sabathia went 7 innings, allowing 5 runs (3 earned) while striking out 12. The 31-year-old enters with a 20-8 in interleague record and a 3.45 ERA in 42 outings. In his career, Sabathia’s a .250/.257/.370 hitter. [...]

Yankees Game 56 Lineup: 06/07/12

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Yankees ace, C.C. Sabathia, is on the mound tonight in the series finale against the Rays. The last time Sabathia faced the Rays was on May 10. The 31-year-old went eight innings and struck out ten for the win. Left-hander David Price (7-3, 2.44 ERA) is on the mound for the Rays. Tonight’s pitching matchup [...]

Changes to come in the AL East

Captain Derek Jeter will look to lead the rest of the lineup past the Rays in an attempt to turn the tides and take the top spot in the AL East

  With some key division match-ups set to take place this week between AL East teams, it may be a chance for the Yankees to either move up the ranks and get back on top with a few wins, or get pushed further down if they suffer any losses. The Yankees just wrapped up their [...]

Yankees Game 51 Lineup: 06/01/12

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The New York Yankees will send their workhorse, C.C. Sabathia, to the mound tonight in game one of a three-game set against the Detroit Tigers. Sabathia’s last outing was on May 26 against the Athletics. He went 7 innings and allowed 2 runs on 7 hits while striking out 4. Mark Teixeira is batting third [...]

Yankees Game 42 Lineup: 05/21/12

Hiroki Kuroda has had significant success at home this season. The Yankees need this from him again tonight in Bronx.

After five strong innings of work, C.C. Sabathia lost his command in sixth and dug the Yankees a hole they couldn’t crawl out of, resulting in Sabathia’s second straight loss. The series with the Reds didn’t go as planned and the Yankees lost two out of three games as their troubles driving in runs continues. [...]

Yankees Game 41 Lineup: 05/20/12

C.C. Sabathia has been the most reliable pitcher for the Yankees this year and they'll turn to him again today for a victory

Despite recording a career-high, 12 strikeouts, in his start yesterday, Ivan Nova didn’t  have enough to keep the Reds off the scoreboard and the Yankees lost 6-5. In order to take the first inter-league series of the season, the Yankees will turn to C.C. Sabathia this afternoon, in hopes of a game three victory. Sabathia [...]

Yankees Game 39 Lineup: 05/18/12

Andy Pettitte will try to get his first win of the 2012 season and turn around the Yankees losing streak

And the recent slide continues to move downhill for the Yankees, as they lost 4-1 to the Blue Jays last night, making it their fourth loss in five games. New York was swept out of Toronto in a two-game series and will return to the Bronx tonight for the start of inter-league play, as they [...]

Yankees Game 37 Lineup: 05/16/12

Kuroda gets the start on the mound for the Yankees tonight, in hopes of winning back to back starts for the first time this season

Due in part to an anemic offense that was only able to muster up five hits total in the game, C.C. Sabathia suffered his first loss last night as the Yankees fell to the Orioles by a score of 5-2. The Yankees are on the road again tonight as they stop in Toronto to begin [...]

Yankees Game 36 Lineup: 05/15/12

C.C. Sabathia will attempt to keep his undefeated record in tact tonight when he faces the division leading Orioles

The Yankees pulled out a huge come-from-behind win last night in Baltimore. It was a back and forth battle throughout until the Yankees finally pulled ahead for good in the seventh inning. They’ll need to continue their winning ways again tonight against the Orioles, as they continue to claw their way back up the division ranks. [...]

Series Preview: Mariners @ Yankees

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It’s going to be a big weekend in the Bronx as the Yankees welcome the Seattle Mariners to their home venue for a three-game series. Between the return of former Yanks prospect, Jesus Montero, who was traded to the Mariners in the offseason, as well as the homecoming of former pinstripe, Andy Pettitte, who will [...]

Yankees Game 31 Lineup: 05/10/12

C.C. needs to keep it rolling for a big win in tonight's final game of the set against the Rays

  After last night’s blunder on the mound in the top of the ninth inning, by assumed-to-be interim closer, David Robertson, the Yankees need to bounce back in a big way in tonight’s battle of the best, between the Tampa Bay’s David Price and New York’s C.C. Sabathia. Last night, David Phelps gave the team [...]

Series Preview: Rays @ Yankees

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After a much-needed travel day off, the Yankees will return to the Bronx for a six-game home-stand, which begins with a three-game set against the Tampa Bay Rays. When they opened up the 2012 season in Tampa Bay, the outcome wasn’t favorable for the Yankees. They were swept away in that initial three-game series and [...]

Yankees Game 27 Lineup: 05/05/12

Hiroki Kuroda will start tonight's game for the Yankees against the Kansas City Royals

After getting a much needed victory last night in Kansas City to snap their three-game losing streak, the Yankees will take on the Royals again tonight in game three of the four-game road series. Hiroki Kuroda will be the starting pitcher for the Yankees tonight, following yet another strong performance by C.C. Sabathia last night. [...]

Yankees Game 26 Lineup: 05/04/12

C.C. Sabathia will look to remain dominant tonight against the Royals

The show must go on. Despite the heartbreaking news to Yankees everywhere, learning that the legendary Mariano Rivera may miss the rest of 2012 with a torn ACL, they will still play ball. C.C. Sabathia will take the mound tonight against the Royals in game two of a four-game series in Kansas City. In his [...]

Yankees Top Two Turning it Around

Joe Girardi will rely heavily on C.C. Sabathia an Hiroki Kuroda this season as the Yankees are challenged with establishing the rest of their starting rotation

With a lot of uncertainty surrounding the starting rotation in New York through the first month of regular season play, it seems as though the top two starters, C.C. Sabathia and Hiroki Kuroda, have at least turned it around with solid performances in their most recent starts, providing back-to-back wins for the team. Last night, [...]

Yankees Game 16 Lineup: 04/23/12

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C.C. Sabathia toes the rubber tonight for the first game of a three-game series against the defending American League Champions, the Texas Rangers. This will be Sabathia’s forth start of the season. New York Yankees (9-6) Derek Jeter SS Nick Swisher RF Robinson Cano 2B Alex Rodriguez 3B Mark Teixeira 1B Curtis Granderson CF Andruw [...]

Yankees Game 11 Lineup: 04/17/12

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The Yankees’ workhorse C.C. Sabathia is on the mound tonight against the Twins. This will be Sabathia’s third start of the season and his first at Yankee Stadium. New York Yankees (5-5) Derek Jeter SS Nick Swisher DH Robinson Cano 2B Alex Rodriguez 3B Mark Teixeira 1B Curtis Granderson CF Andruw Jones RF Brett Gardner [...]

Yankees Game 6 Lineup: 04/11/12

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The Yankees will be sending their ace C.C. Sabathia to the mound for tonight’s finale against the Baltimore Orioles. Rafael Soriano might not be available for tonight’s finale. Soriano tore the nail on his right middle finger while warming up during Tuesday’s night win over the Orioles. New York Yankees (2-3) Derek Jeter SS Curtis [...]