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Sayonara, Ichiro, and thanks for all the incredible memories

There’s something admirable about someone who excels at their profession and continues to approach each day like it’s their first day on the job. While many may search for shortcuts, the great ones spend countless days honing their skills. They are not satisfied with being just a master at their craft; they strive for something…

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Led by Stanton, Judge, Yanks look to win now

Heading into 2017, the New York Yankees did something seemingly out of character: rebuilding. They parted ways with Alex Rodriguez, Mark Teixeira retired and they traded away four All-Star caliber veterans: Carlos Beltran, Brian McCann, Andrew Miller and Aroldis Chapman. The team’s new core was a young catcher, an injured first baseman, a struggling starting…

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2003 ALDS hero Boone named Yanks’ manager

Aaron Boone has been named the manager of the New York Yankees. Boone signed a three-year contract with the Yankees, which includes a team option for 2021. Boone has been working at ESPN since 2010. From 1997 to 2009 Boone was a Yankee’s third baseman. Yankees fans will remember his walk off home run in…

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Yanks, Girardi part ways after 9 years

On Oct. 26, the New York Yankees announced that they will not re-sign Joe Girardi as their manager. The Yankees were just one win away from the World Series this year, but it was not enough for him to keep his job. Girardi became the Yankees manager back in 2008, after winning the 2007 Manager…

Judge’s strong finish leads Yankees to playoffs
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Judge’s strong finish leads Yankees to playoffs

The month of September was a month of records for rookie sensation Aaron Judge. Judge made history last Monday as he set the single season record for most home runs by a rookie. Judge broke Mark McGwire’s record of 49 homers with a seventh-inning shot to right field, his second home run of the game…