Don’t worry about Joba

Fro Bryan Hoch (MLB):

In Chamberlain’s lone inning of work on Saturday, two Minnesota Twins rounded the bases on three hits, hardly a convincing sales job for those still not believing he is best suited for work as a starting pitcher. But Chamberlain shrugged, knowing that he kept some of his best stuff in the...

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Yanks drop another one to the Twins

While Jorge Posada’s shoulder was a cause for concern, the Yankees also lost today’s game to the Twins (they lost yesterday, too), as the pitching — Joba Chamberlain (1 IP 2 ER) and co. — was knocked around a bit.

The team gave up 7 ER and the final score was 7-3.

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Jorge scratched with sore shoulder

Jorge Posada was scratched from today’s exhibition game because of “shoulder discomfort.” He’ll be shut down for a few days and won’t resume throwing until Tuesday (at the earliest). While he and Joe Girardi don’t seem too worried about the issue, you have to wonder about the severity of the soreness. Hopefully he’s...

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IPK <3 Fastballs

Here’s Mark Feinsand (Daily News) on Ian Kennedy (08/10/08) :

Kennedy will make his next start for Triple-A Scranton on Wednesday, but his primary focus won’t be shutting the other team down. Instead, he’ll work on his sinker, curveball and slider, trying to refine the...

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