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Final Predictions for Winner of New York Yankees’ Key Spring Position Battles

class="ui-droppable">As spring training continues to creep toward its completion, so do many of the position battles that were up for grabs on the New York Yankees.

Earlier this week, Joe Girardi closed the book on one battle when he named Michael Pineda the Yankees' fifth starter to begin the season.

Pineda was stellar all spring, finishing with a 2-1 record and a 1.20 ERA. He struck out 16 hitters in 15 innings pitched and only walked one.

Pineda was a bright spot for the Yanks this spring, and Wallace Matthews of ESPNNewYork.com writes that his success is a feel-good story.

The Yankees don’t often have major positional battles for spots in the starting lineup, thanks in part to their heavy reliance on veterans ...

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