Nick Swisher

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Once MLB Trade Deadline Dust Settles, Your Fantasy Roster May Need Some Tweaks

It happens every year: A solid productive player on your fantasy baseball roster gets traded to a team that just plans on using him as a backup. If you’re lucky, one of your backups is the benefit of such a trade, too. However, every fantasy owner needs to make adjustments after July 31 to make sure their rosters are still competitive and productive. If not, it’s a slow crawl to the end of September and sixth place in your league.

08/01/2015

New York Yankees v Cleveland Indians

A Night Of Firsts For Yankees

CLEVELAND (AP) _ Shane Greene allowed two runs in six innings for his first major league win, All-Star Dellin Betances earned his first career save and the New York Yankees beat the Cleveland Indians 5-3 […]

07/07/2014

CLEVELAND, OH - SEPTEMBER 7: Starting pitcher Jonathon Niese #49 of the New York Mets pitches during the first inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on September 7, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Tough First Sends Mets To 9-4 Loss To Indians

Niese gave up five runs in the first inning, and the Mets went on to a 9-4 loss to the Cleveland Indians on Saturday night.

09/07/2013

New York Mets v Cleveland Indians

Mets “Swished” in Cleveland

CLEVELAND (AP) _ Scott Kazmir struck out a season-high 12 in six innings, Nick Swisher hit a grand slam and the Cleveland Indians continued their playoff push with an 8-1 win over the New York […]

09/06/2013

Boston Red Sox v Cleveland Indians

Red Sox Double-Up Indians

By TOM WITHERS    AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) _ Converted closer Alfredo Aceves coasted through five innings, Mike Napoli and Daniel Nava drove in two runs apiece and the Red Sox, bonded by the tragedy […]

04/17/2013

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Zach McAllister Gives Indians Innings Eater In Rotation

Zach McAllister should break 200 if he stays healthy this year, which will be a boon to the back end of the Tribe’s rotation.

03/11/2013

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David Phelps Will Be Important Piece For Yankees Pitching

Whether as a starter or a reliever, David Phelps will likely be an integral part of the Yankees.

03/01/2013

TORONTO, CANADA - SEPTEMBER 30: Alex Rodriguez #13 and Robinson Cano #24 of the New York Yankees celebrate a run against the New York Yankees during MLB action at the Rogers Centre September 30, 2012 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.  (Photo by Abelimages/Getty Images)

Yankees Score Big Comeback To Stay Tied With O’s

After holding onto the AL East lead for more than 31/2 months, the Yankees appeared set to fall out of first place on
Sunday. Then they rallied from a four-run deficit, headed home still tied with Baltimore for the AL East lead and later clinched their 17th postseason berth in 18 years.

10/01/2012

Hiroku Kiroda (Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Yankees Hold On To First Place Lead

Nick Swisher drew a nice cheer for his rare bunt, Eduardo Nunez energized the crowd with three steals and Russell Martin earned the biggest ovation for his home run.

09/17/2012

NEW YORK - AUGUST 31: Hiroki Kuroda #18 of the New York Yankees walks to the dugout against the Baltimore Orioles in a game at Yankee Stadium on August 31, 2012 in the Bronx Borough of New York City. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

AL East Race Down To Two Games

Orioles rookie Miguel Gonzalez struck out a career-high nine over seven shutout innings in a masterful pitching performance and Mark Reynolds homered twice as Baltimore tightened the AL East race Friday night with a 6-1 victory over the skidding New York Yankees.

08/31/2012

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