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Game 80: Yankees vs. Rays

YANKEES (42-37) Brett Gardner CF Chase Headley 3B Alex Rodriguez DH Mark Teixeira 1B Brian McCann C Garrett Jones RF Chris Young LF Didi Gregorius SS Stephen Drew 2B RHP Masahiro Tanaka (4-3, 3.88) Tanaka vs. Rays RAYS (42-39) Grady Sizemore DH Joey Butler RF Evan Longoria 3B James Loney 1B Logan Forsythe 2B David […] The post Game 80: Yankees vs. Rays appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.

Tampa Bay Times

Rays-Yankees Friday preview

Rays at Yankees When/where: 7:05 tonight; Yankee Stadium, New York TV/radio: Sun Sports, 620-AM Probable pitchers RAYS: RH Chris Archer (9-5, 2.31)

Newark Star-Ledger

Rays vs. Yankees: LIVE updates and analysis of #TanakaTime

Follow along with Yankees fans and reporters during the game.

Newark Star-Ledger

4 reasons why this July 4 weekend is huge for Yankees (VIDEO)

NEW YORK — Without even being overly-dramatic, this upcoming holiday weekend is probably the biggest series of the year for the Yankees thus far. The Yankees (42-37) host the Tampa Bay Rays starting Friday night (7:05 p.m.), a team...

Newark Star-Ledger

Why Yankees' Carlos Beltran's latest injury will cost him time

Rightfielder will benefit from All-Star break and team's off days

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Pitching matchups vs. Rays

Tonight RHP Masahiro Tanaka (4-3, 3.88) vs. RHP Chris Archer (9-5, 2.31) 7:05 p.m., YES Network and MLB Network Saturday RHP Michael Pineda (8-5, 4.08) vs. RHP Nathan Karns (4-4, 3.26) 1:05 p.m., FS1 Sunday LHP CC Sabathia (3-8, 5.59) vs. RHP Erasmo Ramirez (6-3, 4.01) 1:05 p.m., YES Network and MLB Network Associated Press […] The post Pitching matchups vs. Rays appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.

Newark Star-Ledger

Yankees vs. Angels: LIVE updates and analysis

Follow along with Yankees fans during the game.

Tampa Tribune

Rays Notes: Loney targeting Friday return

ST. PETERSBURG - 1B James Loney (fractured left middle finger) will likely return to the lineup Friday when the Rays begin a seven-game road trip with the first of three games against the Yankees in New York. The Rays optioned 1B Marc Krauss to Triple A Durham after Wednesday's 8-1

Newark Star-Ledger

Yankees' injury updates: Jacoby Ellsbury and Andrew Miller

Some good news on the Yankees' injury-front Wednesday

Newark Star-Ledger

Yankees' Carlos Beltran has a rib injury: How serious?

The 38-year-old said this is not the first time he's had a ribcage injury in his career

Newark Star-Ledger

Not good: Yankees' power prospect might need major surgery, report says

Eric Jagielo was ripping it up at Double-A Trenton, and then ...

New York Daily News

Yankees’ Beltran leaves game vs. Angels with rib injury

Carlos Beltran is day-to-day after leaving Tuesday night’s game against the Angels with a left rib cage injury.

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Postgame notes: Beltran status uncertain with ribcage injury

Carlos Beltran felt some tightness in his ribcage last night. He played through it then, and played through it again tonight until feeling “a little pinch” when he fouled off a pitch in the fifth inning. Now Beltran’s status is up in the air. “We’ll see how he feels tomorrow and we’ll make a decision […] The post Postgame notes: Beltran status uncertain with ribcage injury appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.

New York Post

Yanks stymied by Angels again; Beltran exits with rib injury

ANAHEIM, Calif. — The Yankees have scored one run in each of the past three games. They didn’t send a hitter to the plate with a runner in scoring position...

Newark Star-Ledger

Yankees' Carlos Beltran leaves game with apparent injury

Beltran is hitting .260 this this year and was 0-for-2 Tuesday before leaving the game.

New York Post

How Mets, Yankees could prey on Giancarlo Stanton’s injury

Giancarlo Stanton’s injury is bad for the Marlins, but arguably worse for Major League Baseball. Stanton suffered a fractured left hamate bone Friday night and is expected to miss four...

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Examining the Yankees’ current roster issues heading to Houston

As the Yankees head on the road to finish off this stretch of 20 games in a row — there are still seven games left, four in Houston and three in Los Angeles — their roster is in state of constant upheaval. Trying to make up for injuries, disappointing performances and one newborn baby, the […] The post Examining the Yankees’ current roster issues heading to Houston appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.

Newsday

Ivan Nova's strong start gives the Yankees some needed flexibility in their rotation

Ivan Nova's return Wednesday after missing nearly 14 months because of Tommy John surgery was a feel-good story all-around for the Yankees, unless you happen to be the weak link in this team's six-man rotation.

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Pregame notes: Yankees look for consistency (and innings) from Nova

The Yankees were down in Florida, playing at Tropicana Field, when Ivan Nova threw a pitch and started shaking his arm. That was April 19 of last season, and Nova hasn’t pitched in a big league game since. Fourteen months later, he’s back from Tommy John surgery and trying to keep the Yankees from a […] The post Pregame notes: Yankees look for consistency (and innings) from Nova appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.

Newsday

Ivan Nova shines in return from Tommy John surgery as Yankees shut down Phillies

Yankees manager Joe Girardi has been ejected from a game against the Philadelphia Phillies after arguing a checked swing by Maikel Franco.

New York Post

Ivan Nova’s shutout debut looks like cure Yankees need

The Yankees never have been quite sure what Ivan Nova was going to give them, even before he was lost for more than a year to Tommy John surgery. So...

Newark Star-Ledger

He's back! What you must know about Ivan Nova's Yankees return

Back from Tommy John surgery, Nova to make first start in more than a year

New York Post

Mark Teixeira returns from neck injury in fine fashion

Maybe the Yankees should get more cortisone shots. Two days after Mark Teixeira got an injection into his stiff neck, he returned to the lineup and had three hits in...

Newark Star-Ledger

How Yankees' prospect Greg Bird surprised himself

First base prospect ready to take next step after return from shoulder injury

Newsday

Masahiro Tanaka struggles as Yankees fall to Tigers in rout

In three starts since coming off the disabled list June 2, Masahiro Tanaka strongly resembled the ace he was pre-injury last season.