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Yankees Notes: Cano, A-Rod, Pettitte, The Boss

Alex Rodriguez continues to press for homer no. 600 and remains stuck on 599, but the Yankees still managed to win thanks to an exciting 9th inning home run that put the Yankees ahead for good 5-4. Here are some notes: Lance Berkman made his Yankee debut, DH’d, and batted in the two-spot. Robinson ...

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“This One’s For You Boss.” George Steinbrenner, A Man All About Winning

From his head scratching organizational moves to a main character on Seinfeld, George Steinbrenner is a man who will do whatever it takes to win it all. Since taking over the Yankees in 1973, the team has won 11 pennants and seven World Series titles.  That might not seem like much, but Steinbrenner ...

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Hit and Run: Cervelli is OK, Burnett's Changeup, and Brackman

Here are a couple of things to note from this afternoon's 9-1 loss to the Blue Jays Francisco Cervelli left today's game with a concussion and went to the hospital. CT Scans came back negative and he'll only miss a few days. "I feel good, a little scared at the time," said Cervelli. AJ Burnett threw about ...

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The Boss Attending the World Series

At 79-years-old George Steinbrenner’s best days are behind him, but that’s not going to stop him from keeping an eye on his team as they try for their 27th World Series title and their 7th since he bought the team. Here are some quotes via the AP: George Steinbrenner takes a champagne bath thanks to Thurman ...

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The Boss Has Been Active

George Steinbrenner has taken a back seat to other people within the organization more and more over the past couple of years as his son Hal and general manager Brian Cashman have taken over a more important roll. George Steinbrenner watches as the Yankees play in Tampa. But the Yankees are dominant again and that has peaked ...

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George Steinbrenner Talks Jeter

Here is the official statement from George Steinbrenner on Derek Jeter becoming the Yankees all time hit leader (h/t Sweeny Murti of WFAN): “For those who say today’s game can’t produce legendary players, I have two words: Derek Jeter. Game in and game out he just produces. As historic and significant as becoming the Yankees’ all ...

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Papa Steinbrenner Plans Playoff Trip

According to the AP, George Steinbrenner, who used to be at Yankee Stadium daily, but has been less and less since his son Hal took control of the team two years ago, has planned a trip to the Bronx to watch his team compete in the 2009 playoffs. Steinbrenner attended opening day at the new Yankee ...

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