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10 hrs ago | New York Daily News

Bondy: News takes a look at how A-Rod's farewell tour could play out

By mutual agreement, one more season in the Bronx is about the right amount of time for both star-starved club and very naughty player. Even though he has three more years on his Yankees deal, A-Rod should agree to play just one last season in pinstripes and wave goodbye to baseball with his own farewell tour.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, American League, Major League Baseball, David Ortiz, John McDonald, Jeremy Bonderman

14 hrs ago | New York Post

Kelly Johnsona s magical three-year, five-team AL East tour

No, it's not the year of a presidential election, but Orioles fans were certainly rejoicing in the success of the recently acquired infielder, who defeated one of his former teams - the Yankees - with a walk-off single on Sunday night. "I have a lot of former teams now," Johnson quipped after the game.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Baseball Players, Stephen Drew, Aaron Hill, John McDonald, Clay Rapada

Mon Sep 15, 2014

New York Post

Kelly Johnsona s magical three-year, five-team AL East tour

No, it's not the year of a presidential election, but Orioles fans were certainly rejoicing in the success of the recently acquired infielder, who defeated one of his former teams - the Yankees - with a walk-off single on Sunday night. "I have a lot of former teams now," Johnson quipped after the game.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Baseball Players, Stephen Drew, Aaron Hill, John McDonald, Clay Rapada

BoSox Injection

Offseason recap series: Part two

Aug 2, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies wall of fame inductee Curt Schilling is introduced during the 2013 Philadelphia Phillies wall of fame induction ceremony prior to playing the Atlanta Braves at Citizens Bank Park. The Braves defeated the Phillies 6-4.

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Related Topix: Sports, Curt Schilling, Baseball Players, Philadelphia Phillies, Major League Baseball, Keith Foulke, Boston Red Sox, Jon Lester

The Hardball Times

"Blood Sport" Misses the Mark

It has now been over a year since the Biogenesis suspensions were handed down. It was, in the moment, considered one of the biggest scandals to ever hit baseball.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball

Fri Sep 12, 2014

BleacherReport

Updating the Latest 2014-15 MLB Free-Agency Rumors, Speculation

In just over two weeks, the 2014 MLB regular season will be over, and in its stead, postseason baseball will be upon the land. So what new rumors and speculation have there been in the past week? Who's talking about some of the bigger names set to cash in on large paydays or switch teams? As a usual note, we will not be covering all of the top targets set to hit free agency, nor will the main speculation come from ideas posited earlier in the season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Victor Martinez, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, Leonys Martin, Elvis Andrus, Adrian Beltre

Thu Sep 11, 2014

Wall Street Journal

New to LinkedIn: A-Rod

Alex Rodriguez has had a bit of a falling out with his employers, having been suspended by Major League Baseball for all of 2014. But the New York Yankees slugger isn't giving up on his career prospects.

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New York Daily News

Sept. 10, 2014: Derek Jeter, Joan Rivers and left turns

Smithtown, L.I.: I think more celebration of Derek Jeter's retirement is warranted. Perhaps someone could rename a bridge in his honor, or remold the Statue of Liberty in his image.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Daily Press & Argus

Why Jeter remains admired after so many years

Why Derek Jeter remains admired after so many years How Derek Jeter changed the position, won five World Series championships and added admires along the way. Check out this story on livingstondaily.com: http://usat.ly/1opIyyx USA TODAY Sports' Bob Nightengale reflects on the career of future Hall of Famer Derek Jeter, who will retire at the end of the season.

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Yanks Go Yard

Should Alex Rodriguez Learn First Base For The Yankees?

Before next season, and quite possibly as soon as the end of this month, Alex Rodriguez won't be suspended anymore. He'll have $61 million coming to him over the next three seasons.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Mark Teixeira, Derek Jeter

NorthJersey.com

Klapisch: Who will be left for Yankee fans to root for in 2015?

Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter returns to the dugout between innings against the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday. NEW YORK - There are few mysteries about the Yankees in this season's final three weeks, certainly not where they're headed and who's to blame .

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Related Topix: Sports, Dellin Betances, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, Bernie Williams, Mark Teixeira

Wed Sep 03, 2014

New York Post

Yanks' Tex problems similar to Phillies' Howard dilemma

One of the worst-kept secrets in the majors is how badly the Phillies want to rid themselves of Ryan Howard.

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Related Topix: Sports, Ryan Howard, CC Sabathia

BTF's Baseball Primer

Keri: Giancarlo Stanton's Historic Season, Crazy Comps, and Big Payday

He's already topped his career highs in walks, total bases, and Wins Above Replacement Stanton might be the best position player in the NL this year, ranking second in park-adjusted offense and, depending on the source, either first or second among NL hitters in WAR There are a couple reasons for Stanton's assault on pitching this year, beyond his ... (more)

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The Miami Herald

Suspected of selling steroids to A-Rod and other baseball players,...

Anthony Bosch, the South Florida clinic operator suspected of selling banned steroids to suspended Major League Baseball players, may plead guilty Wednesday to illegally distributing the performance enhancement drugs.

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Tue Sep 02, 2014

New York Daily News

Yankees Insider: In debut, same old Chris Young

Young made his debut in pinstripes as a pinch-hitter in the ninth inning and struck out on three pitches.

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New York Daily News

Feinsand: Brandon McCarthy, Chase Headley could be long-term New Yorkers

No, I'm not counting the Yanks out of the wild card race, not with 27 games left in the regular season and four games separating them from the final postseason spot.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Stephen Drew, Derek Jeter, Vidal Nuno

BoSox Injection

Red Sox (60-77) vs. Yankees (70-65) - probable pitchers, start times, TV & radio, etc.

The Red Sox have fallen all over their swords in their World Series title defense, while the Bombers have been decimated by injuries during Derek Jeter's final season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, Masahiro Tanaka, CC Sabathia, Mark Teixeira, Jon Lester

CBS Local

Yanks Add 8 Players To Active Roster; Chris Young Gets A-Rod's Vacant Locker

On Tuesday, the Yankees recalled catcher John Ryan Murphy and right-handed pitchers Preston Claiborne, Bryan Mitchell and Chase Whitley from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, John Ryan Murphy, Chase Whitley, Brett Gardner

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Boston.com

Rusney Castillo plays in minor league game

Rusney Castillo vs. Mookie Betts? Does it really come down to this for the Red Sox? Is there another solution or answer? It can't be that black and white, can it? None of us knows how good Castillo and Betts will be as major leaguers.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Mookie Betts, Yasiel Puig, Yoenis Cespedes, Jose Abreu

Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Fan faith grows as Orioles hold first place

Two years ago, when the Orioles unleashed the region's pent-up baseball passion with their first playoff run in years, they did it by walking baseball's version of a tightrope.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Baseball Players, Zach Britton, Tampa Bay Rays, Derek Jeter

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