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Posted by: oldschoolyank on Aug 4, 2010 at 08:44:34 PM
The Yankees were able to have a double celebration Wednesday afternoon. Certainly, Alex Rodriguez's 600th career home has been a long time coming and worthy of celebration. But, with the Yanks having hit a bit of a mini skid, avoiding the sweep by Toronto and not falling further behind Tampa Bay is even more party-worthy. A sun-drenched full house at the Big House in the Bronx was treated to baseball history along with a 5-1 NY win.
Tampa Bay has been on a roll. History books say that they cannot maintain that level throughout the course of the regular season, but the talented, young Rays have made up all of the ground that NY had put between the two teams in June and early July. Therefore, the matinee win over Toronto got the sour...