Around the Empire: New York Yankees News – 4/8/13
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Yesterday on Pinstriped Bible
- Yankees 7, Tigers 6: CC gets it done
- GIF of the Game: Jayson Nix?!
- Matt F. goes to a Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders game
- Baby Bomber Recap 4/6/13: Rafael DePaula shines in USA debut
Around the Internet
- Approach to Free Agency – New York Post | Joel Sherman: Apparently the Yankees can learn a thing or two about free agency from the 2013 Red Sox.
- The Problem – MLB.com | Bryan Hoch: The first year Yankees aren’t the problem early on, since players like Kevin Youkilis, Travis Hafner and Vernon Wells have been the most productive.
- That Old Feelings – The Captain’s Blog | William Juliano: Andy Pettitte getting the win and Mariano Rivera getting the save feels just like old times.
- Ineffectiveness – Yanks Go Yard | Hunter Farman: Boone Logan might be suffering from overuse this year since he battled injury in the spring and not being effective so far this season.
- Starting: Hiroki Kuroda will make his start today, but he already says he won’t be 100%.
- Recovery: Eduardo Nunez was unable to play yesterday, but he is seeing improvement in his bicep.
- Miss Me?: Russell Martin hasn’t gotten a hit yet this year.