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Yankees place CC Sabathia on 10-day DL, recall Jordan Montgomery

The Yankees placed veteran lefty CC Sabathia on the disabled list Friday retroactive to Aug. 9 with right knee inflammation. Jordan Montgomery was called back up from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to take his spot in the rotation. Montgomery is slated to start Sunday night in the Yankees’ series finale against the Red Sox. The Yanks also activated Tyler Austin from the ...

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Chasing Red Sox, Yankees cannot afford to spring any more leaks

These days you can’t blame Yankee GM Brian Cashman for feeling a little bit like the fabled Little Dutch Boy, who tried to save Holland by sticking his finger in the dike to stop a leak, only to have it spring anew whenever he removed it. Cashman has tried his darndest to patch all the Yankees’ leaks this season, starting ...

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Yankees need to 'make up some ground' with series against Red Sox

TORONTO — This feels like it’s going to be one of those make or break weekends for the Yankees. There’s still plenty of season left, but the Red Sox are the hottest team in baseball right now, and they’re threatening to run away with the AL East title. So if the Bombers are going to make a stand, it needs ...

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Yankees shutout by Blue Jays, stumble into series vs. Red Sox

TORONTO — Maybe heading home to face the red-hot Red Sox will wake up these Yankees. Because the Bombers looked pretty lifeless on Thursday night in a 4-0 loss to the Blue Jays at Rogers Centre. The Yankees simply couldn’t get a key hit in a big spot, and finished their roadtrip 3-4 after being shut out for the third ...

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Yankees activate Aaron Hicks, put Clint Frazier on 10-day DL

TORONTO — Aaron Hicks is back. The Yankees placed Clint Frazier on the 10-day disabled list with a “mild” left oblique strain. The DL stint is retroactive to Aug. 9.  Hicks (oblique) last played for the Yankees on June 25. The outfielder homered during a minor-league rehab game with Double-A Trenton on Wednesday. Joe Girardi said Hicks is expected to ...

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Yankees show desire to win now with trade attempt for Bruce, Duda

TORONTO — Jay Bruce and Lucas Duda won’t get to take aim at the short right-field porch at The Stadium as members of the Yankees this season, but good on the Bombers’ front office for trying. The Mets could’ve gotten multiple prospects from the Yankees for Bruce, but the Bombers wanted their Subway Series rivals to pay some of the ...

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See every nickname Yankees, Mets will sport for Players Weekend

TORONTO — From Aug. 25-27 in the Bronx, you may not be able to recognize the Bombers. That’s because they won’t be wearing their signature pinstripes. Instead, in a joint venture by MLB and the Players Association that is sure to drive purists crazy but just as easily connect with younger fans, the league has decided to have teams wear ...

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Todd Frazier ignites Yankees offense to 11-5 win over Blue Jays

TORONTO — Todd Frazier had mostly struggled since joining the Yankees — until Wednesday night. Frazier had three hits — including a homer — scored four runs and drove in three more, leading the Bombers to a 11-5 victory over the Blue Jays at Rogers Centre. The 31-year-old third baseman came in hitting .207 (12-for-58) since being traded to the ...

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Yankees Insider: CC Sabathia’s MRI comes back clean

TORONTO — CC Sabathia was down after injuring his right knee on Tuesday night, but an MRI taken on Wednesday surprisingly came back clean. “There’s no new damage,” Joe Girardi said. It’s unknown if Sabathia will still require a DL stint anyway. The manager wouldn’t totally rule out his 37-year-old lefty making his next start, which would be on Sunday ...

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Yankees’ Aaron Hicks expected back Friday vs. Red Sox

TORONTO — Aaron Hicks (oblique) is expected back on Friday against Boston, Joe Girardi said. He homered with Double-A Trenton on Wednesday. Greg Bird (ankle) and Starlin Castro (hamstring) are expected to begin minor-league rehab stints next week. Joe Girardi said Bird is ahead of Castro in terms of progress. Send a Letter to the Editor Join the Conversation: facebook ...

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