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Feinsand: Yankees plan to honor Bernie Williams and Jorge Posada

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Not only are the Yankees planning to honor Andy Pettitte this season, but the team is also in the works to honor two other former Yankees that were part of the late 1990 Championship run. Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News is reporting the Yankees are in the works of honoring both Bernie Williams ...

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Top 10 Yankees under Joe Torre and Joe Girardi ranked by WAR

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There are many ways to determine how valuable a player is to a team. You could judge by home runs, RBI's, OBP or slugging percentage. But one of the surefire ways to determine how valuable a player is, is by their WAR (Wins Above Replacement). Of course, WAR isn't perfect and old school baseball analysts ...

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Jorge Posada, wife, hoping to recover $11.2 Million in lost earnings

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Former New York Yankees catcher Jorge Posada and his wife Laura are attempting to recover $11.2 Million in lost earnings because of "egregious and unlawful" actions by their ex-financial advisers, according to a lawsuit they filed in Miami. However, while the couple filed a lawsuit, there's a huge chance the case won't make it to court as the ...

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Yankees roster has changed dramatically since 2009

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Five years ago today, the New York Yankees won the 2009 American League pennant, advancing to the World Series and defeating the Philadelphia Phillies for their 27th World Series championship, the most in baseball history. The Yankees had one of the most powerful rosters that season and you would think the team wouldn't have changed much ...

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Which former Yankees would make great hitting coaches?

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The New York Yankees fired their hitting coach Kevin Long after eight seasons in the organization yesterday afternoon and while the Yankees freed up a spot at the position, they now need to find someone else to replace Long. So, who could it be? I thought it would be interesting based on observation to play ...

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Joe Girardi won’t move Derek Jeter down in the lineup

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This has been a topic of discussion in Yankees land today, and some Yankees fans (myself included) believe it would be a better move to have the struggling Derek Jeter (who hit .207 in August) move down in the order. Joe Girardi moved Jorge Posada down in the lineup in 2011 and he flat-out benched ...

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Yankees prepare for their series against the Red Sox

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Tonight begins a crucial series for the Yankees as they face the Boston Red Sox in a three game set at Yankee Stadium, but before we get into the Red Sox series, let's talk about the ground the Yankees gained while they were idle on Labor Day (which I still found rather odd, considering the ...

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Seven completely random Yankees questions

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Whenever there's a Yankees off-day, I usually skim around the internet and either read or watch things that have to do with the Yankees. Today, I stumbled upon an article from the Wall Street Journal that tends to happen every year. Yankees players were asked a variety of questions that had to deal with certain ...

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