The LoHud Yankees Blog

A New York Yankees blog by Chad Jennings and the staff of The Journal News

Dreaming of best-case scenarios

Tweet There is no such thing as a can’t-miss, top-of-the-rotation starter on the free agent market. The closest thing — other than Andy Pettitte — might be Carl Pavano, and that’s a tough sell for the Yankees for many, many reasons. One thing the Yankees might try is a high-risk, high-reward, low-dollar signing. They’ve already […]

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Game 82: Yankees at Athletics

Tweet YANKEES (50-31) Brett Gardner LF Derek Jeter SS Mark Teixeira 1B Alex Rodriguez 3B Robinson Cano 2B Nick Swisher DH Curtis Granderson CF Francisco Cervelli C Colin Curtis RF RHP Javier Vazquez (6-7, 5.11) Vazquez vs. Athletics ATHLETICS (41-42) Coco Crisp CF Daric Barton 1B Ryan Sweeney RF Kurt Suzuki C Jack Cust DH […]

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Game 14: Yankees at Athletics

Tweet YANKEES Derek Jeter SSNick Johnson DHMark Teixeira 1BAlex Rodriguez 3BRobinson Cano 2BJorge Posada CCurtis Granderson CFRandy Winn RFBrett Gardner LF RHP Phil Hughes (1-0, 3.60) Career vs. Athletics ATHLETICS Cliff Pennington SS Daric Barton 1B Ryan Sweeney RF Kurt Suzuki C Eric Chavez DH Kevin Kouzmanoff 3B Gabe Gross CF Adam Rosales 2B Eric […]

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Pregame notes: Chamberlain in the eighth

Tweet Until today, Yankees manager Joe Girardi had never said anything definitive about the eighth-inning role in his bullpen. A front runner, though, had clearly emerged. No Yankees reliever had been used as often or for as many innings Joba Chamberlain, and this afternoon Girardi made it clear that Chamberlain will be his go-to setup […]

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