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Yankees' Dustin Ackley: Latest on his injury rehab
Yankees general manager Brian Cashman didn't rule out season-ending back surgery for Dustin Ackley when the newly acquired utility player went on the disabled list...

Warren, Miller, and Ackley: New York Tar Heels
This season, Yankees pitcher Adam Warren was reunited with UNC teammate Andrew Miller, who was in his last season at Carolina when Warren was a...

Dustin Ackley on DL after 2 games with Yankees
Five days after acquiring him from the Mariners, the Yankees will have to wait to see what Dustin Ackley can bring to their squad. For...

Yankees' Dustin Ackley couldn't shave his ridiculous beard alone
Here are a few takeaways from speaking with Yankees manager Joe Girardi, general manager Brian Cashman and Dustin Ackley about Ackley's expected role with the...

What does Dustin Ackley provide Yankees? Here's Joe Girardi's take
The Yankees traded for Dustin Ackley Thursday afternoon, shipping two mid-level prospects to the Seattle Mariners in return. (The Yankees sent outfielder Ramon Flores and...

Yankees' Dustin Ackley needed 'fresh start,' dad says
Dustin Ackley's father, John, knows baseball, having spent seven years as a catcher in the Red Sox organization. But, more importantly, he knows his son...

Imagining an all-North Carolinian MLB team
The New York Yankees picked up former UNC All-American Dustin Ackley in a deal with Seattle. Ackley will join fellow Tar Heels Adam Warren and...

Yankees acquire Dustin Ackley from Mariners
The New York Yankees acquired lefty-hitting outfielder/second baseman Dustin Ackley from the Seattle Mariners on Thursday. The arrival of Ackley would most affect second...

Dustin Ackley is surging...right on schedule
Check the calendar. July? Then Seattle Mariners outfielder Dustin Ackley must be heating up. Yep, on cue, Ackley is showing signs of repeating his career-long...

Dustin Ackley fills in well at second base
Dustin Ackley’s infield glove is still sitting in his locker, even though, prior to this week, he hadn’t played there in a competitive game in...

As the Dustin Ackley era continues to sputter in Seattle, a change of scenery may be in order
That the curtain is closing on the Dustin Ackley era in Seattle, such as it was, seems inevitable. He now induces that level of visceral...

Mariners need Dustin Ackley to start producing
With right-hander Samuel Deduno getting the start on the mound for the Astros on Friday night against the Mariners, Dustin Ackley was in the starting...

Seven Tar Heels On MLB Opening Day Rosters
Seattle Gold Glove third baseman and American League All-Star Kyle Seager headlines a group of seven former UNC baseball players on 2015 Major League Baseball...

After adjusting to fatherhood, Mariners' Dustin Ackley turns focus to the field
If Dustin Ackley's newborn son ends up following his father into baseball, don't be surprised if the little tyke develops into a pitcher, rather than...

Mariners’ Dustin Ackley continues to get more comfortable in left field
Dustin Ackley’s primary position is left field, the spot he played regularly last year after making the transition from second base to outfield early in...

Mariners outfielder Dustin Ackley unfazed by apparent platoon situation
The Mariners hope this finally is the year they get a season of steady, sustained excellence from Dustin Ackley. So far, he has merely tantalized...

Mariners' Dustin Ackley focused on ending slow starts
The spring push accelerates today for the Mariners when they open their Cactus League schedule against complex co-tenant San Diego at Peoria Stadium. That goes...

Dustin Ackley Recalls a Day His Life Changed Direction
People tend to remember dates when something significant happens. For Dustin Ackley, it was May 5, 2008. Ackley, outfielder for the Seattle Mariners, found that...

Dustin Ackley's newborn son couldn't wait for Spring Training
For Dustin Ackley, no matter what stresses come his way this baseball season, nothing will likely match his cross-country journey from Michigan to Arizona that...

Mariners OF Dustin Ackley remains on course with ankle rehab
Mariners outfielder Dustin Ackley visited an ankle specialist in the offseason, but was told to stay on the same offseason recovery program, reports the Tacoma...

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