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No more fairy dust: What happened to Travis Hafner and Vernon Wells?

The Yankees were much better than expected during the month of April and a large reason for that was the superb play of both Travis Hafner and Vernon Wells. However, since May Hafner both players have gone in the tank … Continue reading

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Across the AL: Yanks return to the Bronx to host King Felix and the Mariners

Although the Yankees lost the first game of the Monday doubleheader against the Indians, they were able to shut out the Tribe in the second game, 7-0.  Between the two games, Yankees pitchers managed to limit the Indians to a … Continue reading

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Brian Cashman is smart not to take credit for Yankees strong start, and other notes

The Yankees had some big holes in the lineup going into the season and most weren’t afraid to point them out. There was the drop-off behind the plate, in right field, and forget about plugging any hole with Vernon Wells … Continue reading

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Missed games in April could help the Yankees down the road, plus notes

Spahn, Sain and pray for rain. The 1948 Braves had two good pitchers, Warren Spahn, and Johnny Sain, who were honored in a poem called “Pray for rain” because, well, that was the only way it was thought they could … Continue reading

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