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Classic Yankees: Jimmy Key

With the Yankees’ success over most of the last two decades, there are many fans who don’t know what it was like to have a sub-.500 season. Going into 1993, the Yankees had suffered through four consecutive losing seasons. 1992 saw a new manager and some improvement, notably in discipline and the way the Yankees went ...

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Read: Orioles Similar to Early 90′s Yankees to Showalter

Via the NY Post: Maybe it is not a mirror image, but Buck Showalter admits becoming manager of the Orioles feels a bit like when he once became manager of the Yankees. "It does [resemble it] a little bit," Showalter said yesterday in The Bronx. "[There are] some similarities."Showalter has returned to the AL East after a ...

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Ken Griffey Jr Inadvertently Made Me a Yankee Fan

In 1993 I was 9-years-old. I already loved watching baseball, but really hadn't settled on one team. My dad watched the Yankees and so did I, but other members of my family watched the Mets so I watched a fair amount of them too. The problem with both of those teams though was that Don Mattingly ...

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