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McCann is out of Sunday's lineup at Boston, Brian Hoch of MLB.com reports.
Even though he's sat two games in the last four days, McCann will sit for the regular season final against the Red Sox. This ends a lost season for the 30-year-old, batting .232/.286/.406 in the first year of a 5-year, $85 million contract.
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McCann is out of the lineup Friday against the Red Sox, Maureen Mullen of CSNNE.com reports.
All of the Yankees' regulars are getting the day off Friday, following an emotional farewell to Derek Jeter at Yankee Stadium on Thursday night. Francisco Cervelli will take over behind the plate for McCann, who is batting .228 with eight homers so far in September.
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McCann is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Orioles.
McCann will take a seat for Wednesday's day game following a 2-for-4 night at the plate that included his 23rd home run of the season. He will yield the start to Francisco Cervelli on Wednesday, who will bat fifth for the Yankees.
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McCann went 2-for-3 with two home runs, three RBI and a walk in Sunday's win over the Blue Jays.
The catcher had been a slump, hitting .167 in his previous 24 at-bats, but broke out in a big way Sunday. Though there's been a sizable dip in his batting average this season, McCann has still come through in the power department, contributing 22 homers and 71 RBI.
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McCann went 2-for-4 with a solo homer in Sunday night's loss to the Orioles.
The 2014 campaign has been mostly frustrating for McCann, but the seven-time All-Star seems intent on finishing strong. Through 12 games this month, the 30-year-old catcher has put up a .947 OPS with five home runs and nine RBI. Sunday's roundtripper was number 20 on the season for McCann, as he has now reached that mark for the seventh consecutive year.
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McCann is not in the lineup for the first game of Saturday's doubleheader against the Orioles, ESPN New York reports.
It appears to be a standard day off for McCann, who will likely catch the nightcap. John Ryan Murphy will start behind the plate in Game 1.
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McCann is out of the lineup Saturday against the Royals.
This is just a standard off day for McCann, after catching each of the last four games for the Yankees. John Ryan Murphy will get the start behind the dish.
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McCann went 4-for-4 with a homer and three RBI against the Red Sox on Wednesday.
The home run lifted his season total to 17, after McCann took rookie Anthony Ranaudo deep in the second inning. The overall numbers remain a disappointment for McCann's first season in pinstripes, but he's delivered a multi-hit effort in three of his last six starts to nudge his line to .244/.295/.405 through 117 games.
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McCann is not in the lineup Sunday against the Blue Jays, Wallace Matthews of ESPN New York reports.
McCann will get the afternoon off after starting the previous three games behind the dish. He'll be replaced in the lineup by Francisco Cervelli, who serves as the battery mate for starting pitcher Brandon McCarthy.
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McCann hit a three-run walk-off homer in extra innings to help the Yankees complete the sweep against the White Sox on Sunday.
McCann didn't enter the game because the Yankees were facing lefty Chris Sale, and because it was a getaway day. Despite his poor batting average, McCann hasn't been a total disaster, as he's now up to 15 homers and 54 RBI on the year.