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Thursday, Nov 5, 2009

It's Ours! Yankees Capture 27th World Series Title

It's Ours! Yankees Capture 27th World Series Title

Hideki Matsui drives in six runs, pops a thousand champagne corks.

Wednesday, Nov 4, 2009

One Last Meeting For Daddy and Son

One Last Meeting For Daddy and Son

The Yankees can close more than the Series on Wednesday night.

Wednesday, Nov 4, 2009

Mariano Rivera Has a Surprising Fan in His Corner

Mariano Rivera Has a Surprising Fan in His Corner

Lady GaGa is rooting for Rivera to show off his Closer Face.

Wednesday, Nov 4, 2009

Solving the Utley Problem

Solving the Utley Problem

Throwing pitches at Utley isn't essential to stopping his hot streak.

Wednesday, Nov 4, 2009

Derek Jeter, Cultural Touchstone

Derek Jeter, Cultural Touchstone

Jeter's name is showing up well beyond the baseball diamond.

Tuesday, Nov 3, 2009

Paging Mark Teixeira

Paging Mark Teixeira

Teixeira has slipped into the role formerly played by Alex Rodriguez.

Tuesday, Nov 3, 2009

Even After Loss, Starting Burnett Was the Right Decision

Even After Loss, Starting Burnett Was the Right Decision

If you want to criticize someone, let Brian Cashman have it.

Tuesday, Nov 3, 2009

No Champagne for You; Yankees Fall 8-6

No Champagne for You; Yankees Fall 8-6

If the Yankees win the Series, it will have to be in the Bronx.

Monday, Nov 2, 2009

Cliff Lee is the Last Phillie Standing

Cliff Lee is the Last Phillie Standing

Lee is all that stands between the Yankees and a 27th title.

Monday, Nov 2, 2009

Revisiting Johnny Damon's Dash

Revisiting Johnny Damon's Dash

Leave it to an "idiot" to make one of the smarter plays in memory.

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