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Yankees’ dominant bullpen can play vital role in Game 7

HOUSTON — Joe Girardi’s diminished confidence in All-Star setup man Dellin Betances was bound to come back and bite the Yankees during this postseason run, and this likely was that time. David Robertson, so reliable since his reacquisition in late ...

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Luis Severino couldn't match Justin Verlander in Yankees loss

HOUSTON — Luis Severino wanted to pitch the Yankees into the World Series. And for four innings, he matched zeroes with Justin Verlander. But it all fell apart for the 23-year-old righty in the fifth, when he surrendered three walks ...

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Malliotakis can't understand why de Blasio won't support Yankees

Republican mayoral contender Nicole Malliotakis said she finds it “unconscionable” that Mayor de Blasio won’t root for the Yankees. “I believe that you’ll have two underdogs winning this year — the New York Yankees and Nicole Malliotakis,” the Staten Island ...

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Yankees eyeing World Series as they ride momentum back to Houston

The Yankees already had the Astros on the run, it seemed, after that Game 4 comeback created a level of noise and hostility the likes of which the young AL West champs had never experienced.  And that was before the ...

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Yankees turn to Severino with chance to clinch World Series berth

One. It’s the amount of outs Luis Severino recorded in the AL wild-card game. It’s also the amount of wins needed by the Yankees to reach the World Series. The Bombers will send their 23-year-old righty back to the mound ...

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Yankees Thumbs Down Guy is now getting his own bobblehead

The Yankees will give this bobblehead two thumbs down. Gary Dunaier, the Mets fan who went viral after cameras caught him giving the Yankees the thumbs-down following a Todd Frazier home run against the Tampa Bay Rays at Citi Field, ...

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Yankees cheered by Broadway’s longest-running play

Damn, Yankees rock. Ask the pinstripes-loving cast of “The Play That Goes Wrong,” who are using their heads to support the Bronx Bombers’ drive toward the World Series. At the curtain call of the hit comedy, Broadway’s longest-running play, actors ...

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In dominating Yankees, Justin Verlander showed why Astros got him

HOUSTON — The thing that resonated with Justin Verlander as the clock ticked down on Aug. 31 was the expectations. The big righthander knew that the Tigers hopes for 2017 and the next few seasons were over, but the Astros ...

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Yankees can't stop Carlos Correa and Jose Altuve

HOUSTON — Carlos Correa was not going back the first time. The second time, the Astros’ shortstop was thrilled to be standing on second base for a second. The 23-year old hit a home run in the fourth and then ...

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Dallas Keuchel quiets Yankees’ bats, Bombers fall to Astros, 2-1

HOUSTON – They have a problem. The Yankees were no match once again for the Houston star named after that other Texas town, as puzzling lefty Dallas Keuchel continued his career-long domination of the Bombers with seven scoreless innings to ...

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