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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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El Duque to mentor at minor league complex

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Jorge Posada and Andy Pettitte aren't the only former players to come to camp. Orlando "El Duque" Hernandez will re-join the Yankees and will be a minor league Spring Training pitching instructor. Hernandez told ESPN New York on Tuesday he was planning on spending the next couple of weeks at the minor league camp to help ...

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Classic Yankees: Orlando Hernandez

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In baseball seasons’ past, and especially before the advent of the wild card, teams would win 100 games and not make the postseason. See the 1942 Dodgers (104-50), 1954 Yankees (103-51), 1961 Tigers (101-61) or 1993 Giants (103-59). It’s tough to take. Even when the Yanks made the postseason in 1980 or 2002 for instance, ...

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Yankees Notes: Recap, Aceves, El Duque, 2 Picks Signed

The Yankees sat through two rain delays before they lost to the Kansas City Royals by a score of 4-3. Here are some notes: Dustin Moseley went 4.1 innings and allowed all four runs. The Yankees liked what they saw from Curtis Granderson on Thursday so they put him in the no. 2 hole yesterday. Nick ...

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