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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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Jeter, Rivera, Pettitte, Posada and more respond to Torre entering Hall of Fame

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It wouldn't be a real party if the Core Four didn't reflect on the news of Joe Torre entering the Hall of Fame. Yankees of past and present sent their best wishes and congratulations to Torre for reaching immortality in the baseball world. Here's how some of Torre's former colleagues responded. Derek Jeter: “Mr. Torre is like ...

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Joe Torre inducted into the Hall of Fame

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Joe Torre is now standing in the Hall of Fame. The Baseball Hall of Fame announced that Joe Torre was a unanimous selection of the Expansion era committee, joining Bobby Cox and Tony LaRussa who were also unanimous selections. The Expansion Era featured players whose contributions were from 1973 to the present. A 16-person panel of writers, ...

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