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Gittens will need to elevate and celebrate if he wants to stick around

The hulking rookie hasn’t been overly impressive, but he can take walks and offers power upside if he trades some grounders for flies.

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There really wasn’t any way to predict the Yankees’ offensive collapse

Both the stats from 2020 and this past year’s projections foresaw good things for the Yankees lineup in 2021.

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Yankees Mailbag: B-tier pitching targets, Zack Britton’s future, and outfield options

The mailbag arrives for a fresh round of answering your questions.

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Yankees prospects: Oswaldo Cabrera goes off, Ken Waldichuk shockingly allows runs

Recapping the Yankees’ minor league affiliates’ results from June 17th.

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Today on Pinstripe Alley - 6/18/21

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Today on Pinstripe Alley - 6/17/21

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The Yankees eked out a win, though the bigger story may have been Cole’s solid outing despite plummeting spin rates.

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NYY News: A Sticky-less Situation

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Yankees 6, Blue Jays 5: Thunderin’ to victory

A pinch-hit double by Clint Frazier capped off the comeback and ended the Yankees’ losing streak.

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