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The Scranton Times-Tribune
RailRiders miss first chance to clinchThe Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders’ first chance to nail down a playoff berth
RailRiders miss first chance to clinch
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders’ first chance to nail down a playoff berth did not go well. With their magic number to clinch the International League North down to just one, the RailRiders fell to second-place Rochester, 8-1, on Wednesday at... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Encarnacion's unbelievable August likely to be lost to historyAt the end of a baseball player’s career, they are often remembered by a single
Encarnacion's unbelievable August likely to be lost to history
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 2 days ago
At the end of a baseball player’s career, they are often remembered by a single signature moment. The most obvious example in Toronto Blue Jays history is Joe Carter’s World Series-winning home run in 1993. While Carter hit 209 home runs in a Blue... Read more
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The Daily Voice - New Rochelle
Mariano Rivera Helps Distribute School Supplies At New Rochelle ChurchNEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. -- Retired New York Yankees pitcher Mariano Rivera helped di
Mariano Rivera Helps Distribute School Supplies At New Rochelle Church
The Daily Voice - New Rochelle / Posted 2 days ago
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. -- Retired New York Yankees pitcher Mariano Rivera helped distribute backpacks and school supplies to children in need Sunday at Refuge of Hope Church in New Rochelle. Hundreds of people attended the church's community outreach... Read more
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Covers.com
White Sox revoke waivers, keep closer Robertson -Closer David Robertson will not return to the New York Yankees. The Chicago Wh
White Sox revoke waivers, keep closer Robertson -
Covers.com / Posted 3 days ago
Closer David Robertson will not return to the New York Yankees. The Chicago White Sox slammed the door on reunion talk Monday, the deadline for waiver trade agreements, when they revoked waivers on Robertson and retained their ninth-inning... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Setting the record straight on Yankees retired numbersThere's been much debate of late whether the Yankees have gone overboard over t
Setting the record straight on Yankees retired numbers
Staten Island Advance / Posted 3 days ago
There's been much debate of late whether the Yankees have gone overboard over the amount of numbers they've retired, the most recent being 'Core Four' members Jorge Posada and Andy Pettitte. And quite frankly, I've heard enough. Listening to the... Read more
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CBS Sports
Yanks put in claim on their ex closer Robertson; trade seems unlikelyLooking to enhance their already superb bullpen, the Yankees have put in on a c
Yanks put in claim on their ex closer Robertson; trade seems unlikely
CBS Sports / Posted 3 days ago
Looking to enhance their already superb bullpen, the Yankees have put in on a claim on White Sox closer David Robertson, and will find out by Monday afternoon whether they have any chance at all to re-acquire their former reliever – though as of... Read more
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SportingNews
13 strange but true facts found while browsing Baseball ReferenceIn a parable that includes the baseball gods, the game of creation gave basebal
13 strange but true facts found while browsing Baseball Reference
SportingNews / Posted 5 days ago
In a parable that includes the baseball gods, the game of creation gave baseball nerds their holy grail. In the ninth inning, the baseball gods said, "Let there be a database equal parts time-sink and indispensable resource." The roots of Baseball... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Little League World Series newsTuesday action at the Little League World Series in South Williamsport, Pa., sa
Little League World Series news
Juneau Empire / Posted 8 days ago
Tuesday action at the Little League World Series in South Williamsport, Pa., saw international favorite Taipei eliminated by emerging powerhouse Mexico, California beat Kentucky for the second time in the tourney, Missouri eliminate Canada in a... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Mexico keeps going in LLWS, gets to pose with Rivera, tooSOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) -- Mexico catcher Raul Leon, three teammates and t
Mexico keeps going in LLWS, gets to pose with Rivera, too
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 8 days ago
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) -- Mexico catcher Raul Leon, three teammates and their manager were waiting in the narrow hallway for their turn at the interview room inside Lamade Stadium. They spotted one of baseball's greatest players walking toward... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Mexico keeps going in LLWS, gets to pose with Rivera, tooSOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) -- Mexico catcher Raul Leon, three teammates and t
Mexico keeps going in LLWS, gets to pose with Rivera, too
The Alliance Review / Posted 8 days ago
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) -- Mexico catcher Raul Leon, three teammates and their manager were waiting in the narrow hallway for their turn at the interview room inside Lamade Stadium. They spotted one of baseball's greatest players walking toward... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
NY great Rivera joins Little League Hall of ExcellenceThe legendary New York Yankees relief pitcher was added to Little League's list
NY great Rivera joins Little League Hall of Excellence
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
The legendary New York Yankees relief pitcher was added to Little League's list of honored players Tuesday night prior to the matchup between the West's Bonita, California, and the Great Lakes Bowling Green, Kentucky, teams. Rivera played with... Read more
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WBKO Bowling Green
BG East's amazing run comes to an endWILLIAMSPORT, Penn. (WBKO) - Tuesday night’s game between BG East and Californ
BG East's amazing run comes to an end
WBKO Bowling Green / Posted 9 days ago
WILLIAMSPORT, Penn. (WBKO) - Tuesday night’s game between BG East and California would be an exact re-match in almost every way. Only this time someone would be going home. It couldn’t have started out better for BG East’s Jonah Thurman, as he... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Mexico keeps going in LLWS, gets to pose with Rivera, tooFormer New York Yankee closer Mariano Rivera, center, poses for a picture with
Mexico keeps going in LLWS, gets to pose with Rivera, too
The Oakland Press / Posted 9 days ago
Former New York Yankee closer Mariano Rivera, center, poses for a picture with the Little League team from Venezuela before accepting his award for being named to the Little League Hall of Fame, before a U.S. elimination baseball game between Bonita... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Burwash leads Bowling Green, Kentucky, at LLWSSOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) -- Eli Burwash scored the go-ahead run in the bott
Burwash leads Bowling Green, Kentucky, at LLWS
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 9 days ago
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) -- Eli Burwash scored the go-ahead run in the bottom of the fifth inning then earned the save pitching as Bowling Green, Kentucky, avoided elimination Monday at the Little League World Series by beating Taylors, South... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Eli Burwash leads Bowling Green, Kentucky, at LLWSSOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. >> Eli Burwash scored the go-ahead run in the bottom of
Eli Burwash leads Bowling Green, Kentucky, at LLWS
The Oakland Press / Posted 10 days ago
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. >> Eli Burwash scored the go-ahead run in the bottom of the fifth inning then earned the save pitching as Bowling Green, Kentucky, avoided elimination Monday at the Little League World Series by beating Taylors, South... Read more
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Washington Post
The Washington Nationals may be the most chill team in baseballWhat does Washington need to fix to make the postseason? (Post Sports Live/The
The Washington Nationals may be the most chill team in baseball
Washington Post / Posted 10 days ago
What does Washington need to fix to make the postseason? (Post Sports Live/The Washington Post) According to the numbers, which say the Nationals are five games back with 39 to play, which show their odds of making the playoffs decreasing with each... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Monday Musings: RCP one of country’s bestThe high school and local college fall season is still three weeks away, so thi
Monday Musings: RCP one of country’s best
The Middletown Press / Posted 11 days ago
The high school and local college fall season is still three weeks away, so this interregnum gives me time to reflect on things. I had great fun covering the RCP American Legion baseball team, but then, covering baseball is hardly work. Yet these... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Emotional Andy Pettitte says thanks as New York Yankees retire his No 46 shirtAndy Pettitte would often glare down opposing hitters from the mound, his hat p
Emotional Andy Pettitte says thanks as New York Yankees retire his No 46 shirt
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 11 days ago
Andy Pettitte would often glare down opposing hitters from the mound, his hat pulled tightly over his forehead and his glove shielding his face from the batter, so only his eyes were visible to those watching the tall lefty from Texas. That... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Yankees retire Andy Pettitte’s No. 46NEW YORK – When he stood on the mound, the brim of his cap pulled low, staring
Yankees retire Andy Pettitte’s No. 46
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 11 days ago
NEW YORK – When he stood on the mound, the brim of his cap pulled low, staring over the top of his glove, Andy Pettitte never seemed nervous. With his sharp focus, he thrived in big moments, delivering strong performances whenever pressure... Read more
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SportingNews
Yankees retire Andy Pettitte's number, give him plaque in Monument ParkThe Yankees immortalized Andy Pettitte by retiring the starting pitcher's No. 4
Yankees retire Andy Pettitte's number, give him plaque in Monument Park
SportingNews / Posted 11 days ago
The Yankees immortalized Andy Pettitte by retiring the starting pitcher's No. 46 and giving him a plaque in Monument Park on Sunday before the team's game against the Indians at Yankee Stadium. Pettitte became the first player connected to the... Read more
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CBS Sports
Yankees retire Pettitte's No. 46, add plaque to Monument ParkSaturday afternoon, the Yankees retired the No. 20 and dedicated a plaque to Mo
Yankees retire Pettitte's No. 46, add plaque to Monument Park
CBS Sports / Posted 11 days ago
Saturday afternoon, the Yankees retired the No. 20 and dedicated a plaque to Monument Park in honor of longtime catcher Jorge Posada. On Sunday, they did the same for Andy Pettitte. The Yankees retired No. 46 for Pettitte on Sunday, and also added a... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Yankees retire Andy Pettitte’s No. 46 in pregame ceremonyNEW YORK — Andy Pettitte’s career included five World Series championships, thr
Yankees retire Andy Pettitte’s No. 46 in pregame ceremony
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 11 days ago
NEW YORK — Andy Pettitte’s career included five World Series championships, three all-star selections and a record number of post-season victories. After all those accomplishments, Pettitte entered Yankee Stadium’s Monument Park Sunday. During a... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Yankees retire Posada’s No. 20 in Monument Park From left, former New York Yankees players Bernie Williams, Mariano Rivera, A
Yankees retire Posada’s No. 20 in Monument Park
Rutland Herald / Posted 11 days ago
From left, former New York Yankees players Bernie Williams, Mariano Rivera, Andy Pettitte and Derek Jeter react with Jorge Posada after a plaque in his honor for Monument Park was unveiled during a... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Yankees retire Jorge Posada's No. 20 in pregame ceremonyNEW YORK – This wasn’t what the young second baseman wanted to hear. Jorge Pos
Yankees retire Jorge Posada's No. 20 in pregame ceremony
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 12 days ago
NEW YORK – This wasn’t what the young second baseman wanted to hear. Jorge Posada was playing in the instructional league early in his minor-league career when Mark Newman, then in charge of player development, brought him into his office and told... Read more
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TribLIVE
MLB notebook: Mets place first baseman Duda on 15-day disabled listThe Mets placed first baseman Lucas Duda on the 15-day disabled list Saturday t
MLB notebook: Mets place first baseman Duda on 15-day disabled list
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
The Mets placed first baseman Lucas Duda on the 15-day disabled list Saturday to relieve his recurring back stiffness. Duda is scheduled to visit Los Angeles-based back specialist Dr. Robert Watkins on Monday. Assistant GM John Ricco said the Mets... Read more
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Philadelphia Phillies
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by YankeesEmotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by Yankees
Philadelphia Phillies / Posted 12 days ago
Emotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can tell you, I've never been nervous on a baseball field ... being here seems surreal," Posada said to the crowd. "I can honestly tell you, this is one of the happiest days... Read more
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Texas Rangers
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by YankeesEmotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by Yankees
Texas Rangers / Posted 12 days ago
Emotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can tell you, I've never been nervous on a baseball field ... being here seems surreal," Posada said to the crowd. "I can honestly tell you, this is one of the happiest days... Read more
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Pittsburgh Pirates
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by YankeesEmotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by Yankees
Pittsburgh Pirates / Posted 12 days ago
Emotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can tell you, I've never been nervous on a baseball field ... being here seems surreal," Posada said to the crowd. "I can honestly tell you, this is one of the happiest days... Read more
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Washington Nationals
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by YankeesEmotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by Yankees
Washington Nationals / Posted 12 days ago
Emotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can tell you, I've never been nervous on a baseball field ... being here seems surreal," Posada said to the crowd. "I can honestly tell you, this is one of the happiest days... Read more
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San Francisco Giants
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by YankeesEmotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by Yankees
San Francisco Giants / Posted 12 days ago
Emotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can tell you, I've never been nervous on a baseball field ... being here seems surreal," Posada said to the crowd. "I can honestly tell you, this is one of the happiest days... Read more
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Oakland A's
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by YankeesEmotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by Yankees
Oakland A's / Posted 12 days ago
Emotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can tell you, I've never been nervous on a baseball field ... being here seems surreal," Posada said to the crowd. "I can honestly tell you, this is one of the happiest days... Read more
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Arizona Diamondbacks
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by YankeesEmotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by Yankees
Arizona Diamondbacks / Posted 12 days ago
Emotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can tell you, I've never been nervous on a baseball field ... being here seems surreal," Posada said to the crowd. "I can honestly tell you, this is one of the happiest days... Read more
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Houston Astros
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by YankeesEmotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by Yankees
Houston Astros / Posted 12 days ago
Emotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can tell you, I've never been nervous on a baseball field ... being here seems surreal," Posada said to the crowd. "I can honestly tell you, this is one of the happiest days... Read more
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Los Angeles Dodgers
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by YankeesEmotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by Yankees
Los Angeles Dodgers / Posted 12 days ago
Emotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can tell you, I've never been nervous on a baseball field ... being here seems surreal," Posada said to the crowd. "I can honestly tell you, this is one of the happiest days... Read more
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Kansas City Royals
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by YankeesEmotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by Yankees
Kansas City Royals / Posted 12 days ago
Emotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can tell you, I've never been nervous on a baseball field ... being here seems surreal," Posada said to the crowd. "I can honestly tell you, this is one of the happiest days... Read more
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Detroit Tigers
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by YankeesEmotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by Yankees
Detroit Tigers / Posted 12 days ago
Emotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can tell you, I've never been nervous on a baseball field ... being here seems surreal," Posada said to the crowd. "I can honestly tell you, this is one of the happiest days... Read more
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Atlanta Braves
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by YankeesEmotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by Yankees
Atlanta Braves / Posted 12 days ago
Emotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can tell you, I've never been nervous on a baseball field ... being here seems surreal," Posada said to the crowd. "I can honestly tell you, this is one of the happiest days... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Yankees retire Posada's No. 20 in Monument ParkNEW YORK — The Yankees most recent championship teams were built around a group
Yankees retire Posada's No. 20 in Monument Park
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 12 days ago
NEW YORK — The Yankees most recent championship teams were built around a group of players that came to be known as the “Core Four.” There was the suave leader Derek Jeter, the homespun starter Andy Pettitte and the classy closer Mariano... Read more
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Boston Herald
Yankees retire Posada's No. 20 in Monument ParkNEW YORK — The Yankees most recent championship teams were built around a group
Yankees retire Posada's No. 20 in Monument Park
Boston Herald / Posted 12 days ago
NEW YORK — The Yankees most recent championship teams were built around a group of players that came to be known as the "Core Four." There was the suave leader Derek Jeter, the homespun starter Andy Pettitte and the classy closer Mariano... Read more
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Cleveland Indians
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by YankeesEmotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by Yankees
Cleveland Indians / Posted 12 days ago
Emotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can tell you, I've never been nervous on a baseball field ... being here seems surreal," Posada said to the crowd. "I can honestly tell you, this is one of the happiest days... Read more
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Boston Red Sox
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by YankeesEmotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by Yankees
Boston Red Sox / Posted 12 days ago
Emotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can tell you, I've never been nervous on a baseball field ... being here seems surreal," Posada said to the crowd. "I can honestly tell you, this is one of the happiest days... Read more
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Chicago White Sox
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by YankeesEmotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by Yankees
Chicago White Sox / Posted 12 days ago
Emotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can tell you, I've never been nervous on a baseball field ... being here seems surreal," Posada said to the crowd. "I can honestly tell you, this is one of the happiest days... Read more
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Anaheim Angels
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by YankeesEmotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by Yankees
Anaheim Angels / Posted 12 days ago
Emotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can tell you, I've never been nervous on a baseball field ... being here seems surreal," Posada said to the crowd. "I can honestly tell you, this is one of the happiest days... Read more
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Toronto Blue Jays
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by YankeesEmotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by Yankees
Toronto Blue Jays / Posted 12 days ago
Emotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can tell you, I've never been nervous on a baseball field ... being here seems surreal," Posada said to the crowd. "I can honestly tell you, this is one of the happiest days... Read more
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Milwaukee Brewers
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by YankeesEmotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by Yankees
Milwaukee Brewers / Posted 12 days ago
Emotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can tell you, I've never been nervous on a baseball field ... being here seems surreal," Posada said to the crowd. "I can honestly tell you, this is one of the happiest days... Read more
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St. Louis Cardinals
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by YankeesEmotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by Yankees
St. Louis Cardinals / Posted 12 days ago
Emotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can tell you, I've never been nervous on a baseball field ... being here seems surreal," Posada said to the crowd. "I can honestly tell you, this is one of the happiest days... Read more
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Baltimore Orioles
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by YankeesEmotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by Yankees
Baltimore Orioles / Posted 12 days ago
Emotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can tell you, I've never been nervous on a baseball field ... being here seems surreal," Posada said to the crowd. "I can honestly tell you, this is one of the happiest days... Read more
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Cincinnati Reds
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by YankeesEmotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by Yankees
Cincinnati Reds / Posted 12 days ago
Emotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can tell you, I've never been nervous on a baseball field ... being here seems surreal," Posada said to the crowd. "I can honestly tell you, this is one of the happiest days... Read more
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Chicago Cubs
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by YankeesEmotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by Yankees
Chicago Cubs / Posted 12 days ago
Emotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can tell you, I've never been nervous on a baseball field ... being here seems surreal," Posada said to the crowd. "I can honestly tell you, this is one of the happiest days... Read more
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New York Yankees
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by YankeesEmotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can
Jorge Posada's No. 20 retired by Yankees
New York Yankees / Posted 12 days ago
Emotions ran high. "I can't believe I'm standing up here right now. And I can tell you, I've never been nervous on a baseball field ... being here seems surreal," Posada said to the crowd. "I can honestly tell you, this is one of the happiest days... Read more
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