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Joe Torre honored at Yankee Stadium, No. 6 retired

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2014 has been an overwhelming and joyous season for former Yankees skipper Joe Torre. After being honored in Cooperstown last month, Torre was honored at Yankee Stadium yesterday afternoon in a ceremony where he received a plaque in Monument Park and his No. 6 jersey retired. “To have your number retired for any team is certainly ...

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Yankees Notes: Beltran, Jeter, Phelps, Torre

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Here's a few loose notes and tidbits before tonight's Yankees/White Sox game. A reminder to everyone, tonight's game is on My9 but the Yankees post game will be on YES Network.  Carlos Beltran: Beltran had planned to be ready to play tonight, but Joe Girardi thought against it and went with Brian McCann as the DH. Instead, Beltran ...

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Joe Torre feels ‘terrible’ for not including The Boss in his HOF speech

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Joe Torre was one of the six people inducted in the Baseball Hall Of Fame yesterday afternoon in Cooperstown, but while he made his 28 minute speech thanking everyone, there was one person he forgot to thank: the late George Steinbrenner. He was heartbroken he didn't get a chance to talk about how much The Boss meant ...

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Yankees get back on track at Yankee Stadium

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Before this 10 game home stand, the Yankees were under .500 while playing at Yankee Stadium this season. Coming into today's game, the Yankees are 7-1 this home stand and now have a 25-24 record at Yankee Stadium, pushing them above .500 for the first time since June 20 when they were 17-16. “We’ve played good ...

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Joe Torre talks about being honored by Yankees

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Joe Torre is slated to have his number retired by the Yankees on August 23, but he spoke to the media about it today while in Milwaukee for the Milwaukee Braves Historical Association. “It would always be special when you get honored by a particular team,” Torre said. “But when it’s the Yankees, you realize what ...

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Yankees to retire Torre’s number, to honor Gossage, Martinez and O’Neill

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The New York Yankees announced that 2014 Hall of Fame inductee Joe Torre will have his uniform No. 6 retired and that they will honor Rich "Goose" Gossage, Tino Martinez and Paul O'Neill with plaques in Monument Park as part of the Yankees recognition series. Bernie Williams will be honored by the Yankees in 2015. Martinez and Gossage will ...

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MLB will not suspend Pineda but will talk to Yankees

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Well, it looks like the Michael Pineda pine tar story has one final chapter before we can put the story to rest. Joe Torre (who is the vice president of baseball), spoke to Brian Cashman and the Yankees earlier today regarding the pine tar issue from last night. Torre said Pineda will not be suspended and ...

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Winter Meetings Day Two: Girardi, Cashman

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Day two is winding down to a close and once again there has been a flurry of rumors on the New York Yankees side. Let's break down everything that's happened today in Yankee Land. Joe Girardi -- Joe Girardi spoke to the media today during the Winter Meetings and has elaborated on Cano's comments. Girardi acknowledged Cano's ...

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