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Around the Empire: Yankees News 4/6/15

Opening Day stories, Tanaka ready to face the Blue Jays, and more.

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LoHud Yankees Blog | Chad Jennings: If you're going to today's game, here's everything you need to know. Short story: get there early. | Paul Hagen: Masahiro Tanaka is thankful that Melky Cabrera won't be in the lineup threatening to start a second consecutive season with a leadoff homer, but the Blue Jays actually figure to be a much bigger challenge for Tanaka this season.

Beyond the Boxscore | Nicolas Stellini: Rob Refsnyder makes the list of four potential MLB call-ups this season.

Scranton/ Wilkes-Barre Railriders Blog | Donnie Collins: Luis Severino tops a long and detailed list of Yankee prospects. If you're feeling like you only know the names of the Yankees' top prospects and not much about them, check it out.

SB Nation | Grant Brisbee: Former Yankees prospect Arodys Vizcaino should be considered the new face of PEDs in MLB: it's no longer the superstar swollen to inhuman levels, but the oft-injured fallen former prospect.