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Posted by: Larry Fleisher on Sep 28, 2010 at 04:18:30 PM

Chris Shearn, host of batting practice today premiered thisand here is my take on five hot-button Yankee topics.

1 - The Yankees will win the AL East.

They will. The Rays have not been playing that great either and despite the advantage in schedule, the Yankees can still pull the division out but only if they win with CC Sabathia on the mound tonight.

2. Yankees fans should be concerned about Mariano Rivera.

Hardly. Rivera's ruts are what other teams would like to see from their closers as opposed to full-scale implosions. There is a reason that in Rivera's 15 years as closer some teams have had 10 closers in that span.

3. Javier Vazquez will be on the postseason roster.

A few months ago he was a definite but now his chances because of his recent performances,