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The Yankees' Nick Swisher, left, signs autographs for fans before a spring training game against the Tampa Bay Rays in Port Charlotte, Fla. (Mar. 19, 2010)

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New York Yankees catcher Jorge Posada (20) can't
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New York Yankees catcher Jorge Posada (20) can't get the tag down in time to catch Detroit Tigers' Johnny Damon from scoring. (March 27, 2010)

New York Yankees pitcher A.J. Burnett warms up
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New York Yankees pitcher A.J. Burnett warms up before the first inning of a spring training baseball game against the Detroit Tigers in Lakeland, Fla., Saturday, March 27, 2010. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

New York Yankees pitcher A.J. Burnett throws in
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New York Yankees pitcher A.J. Burnett throws in the second inning of a spring training baseball game against the Detroit Tigers in Lakeland, Fla., Saturday, March 27, 2010. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

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New York Yankees pitcher Chan Ho Park throws
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New York Yankees pitcher Chan Ho Park throws in the eighth inning of a spring training baseball game. (March 27, 2010)

Detroit Tigers' Johnny Damon, right, is greeted by
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Detroit Tigers' Johnny Damon, right, is greeted by actor and New York Yankees' guest Richard Gere, center, and manager Joe Girardi (28) prior to a spring training baseball game Sunday, March 28, 2010, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Mike Carlson)

New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman, left,
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New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman, left, greets Detroit Tigers' Johnny Damon prior to a spring training baseball game Sunday, March 28, 2010, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Mike Carlson)

Actor Richard Gere, right, talks with New York
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Actor Richard Gere, right, talks with New York Yankees' Reggie Jackson, left, and Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland prior to a spring training baseball game Sunday, March 28, 2010, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Mike Carlson)

Detroit Tigers' Johnny Damon, left, talks with former
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Detroit Tigers' Johnny Damon, left, talks with former teammate, New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter, during the first inning of a spring training baseball game Sunday, March 28, 2010, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Mike Carlson)

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New York Yankees' Nick Johnson, center, is congratulated
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New York Yankees' Nick Johnson, center, is congratulated by teammates after scoring in the first inning of a spring training baseball game Sunday, March 28, 2010, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Mike Carlson)

New York Yankees' Robinson Cano, right, reacts next
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New York Yankees' Robinson Cano, right, reacts next to Detroit Tigers shortstop Ramon Santiago after a controversial call in the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game in the rain on Sunday, March 28, 2010, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Mike Carlson)

New York Yankees' Robinson Cano (24) stands on
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New York Yankees' Robinson Cano (24) stands on second base as teammate Eduardo Nunez passes him on his way back to first base on a disputed call in the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game against the Detroit Tigers Sunday, March 28, 2010, in Tampa, Fla. The original out call on Cano's fly ball was reversed, and he was awarded a single. (AP Photo/Mike Carlson)

The Yankees' Curtis Granderson, left, signs autographs before
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The Yankees' Curtis Granderson, left, signs autographs before a spring training game against the Phillies in Clearwater, Fla. (Mar. 22, 2010)

Yankees pitcher A.J. Burnett throws during a spring
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Yankees pitcher A.J. Burnett throws during a spring training game against the Philadelphia Phillies in Clearwater, Fla. (Mar. 22, 2010)

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The Yankees' Curtis Granderson, left, talks with Philadelphia
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The Yankees' Curtis Granderson, left, talks with Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins before a spring training game in Clearwater, Fla. (Mar. 22, 2010)

Yankees right fielder Nick Swisher can't catch up
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Yankees right fielder Nick Swisher can't catch up to a ball hit by the Phillies' Dane Sardinha in a spring training baseball game in Clearwater, Fla. (Mar. 22, 2010)

The Yankees' Curtis Granderson, right, talks with manger
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The Yankees' Curtis Granderson, right, talks with manger Joe Girardi before a spring training game against the Phillies in Clearwater, Fla. (Mar. 22, 2010)

Yankees starter Alfredo Aceves throws during a spring
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Yankees starter Alfredo Aceves throws during a spring training game against the Houston Astros in Kissimmee, Fla. (Mar. 20, 2010)

The Yankees' Robinson Cano watches his home run
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The Yankees' Robinson Cano watches his home run during a spring training game against the Houston Astros in Kissimmee, Fla. (Mar. 20, 2010)

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New York Yankees' Jorge Posada singles off a
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New York Yankees' Jorge Posada singles off a pitch by Tampa Bay Rays Jeff Niemann in the third inning of a spring training baseball game. (March 19, 2010)

The Yankees' Nick Swisher reacts to being struck
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The Yankees' Nick Swisher reacts to being struck out by Tampa Bay's Jeff Niemann during a spring training game, in Port Charlotte, Fla. (Mar. 19, 2010)

The Yankees' Nick Swisher, left, signs autographs for
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The Yankees' Nick Swisher, left, signs autographs for fans before a spring training game against the Tampa Bay Rays in Port Charlotte, Fla. (Mar. 19, 2010)

SERGIO MITRE Position: Relief pitcher | Age: 29
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SERGIO MITRE

Position: Relief pitcher | Age: 29 | Years with Yankees: 2009-Present

Fun Fact: Now two years removed from Tommy John surgery, Mitre will be used mostly in long relief to start the season. Pitched for Joe Girardi's Marlins in 2006.

The Yankees' Curtis Granderson singles during a spring
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The Yankees' Curtis Granderson singles during a spring training game in Port Charlotte, Fla., (Mar. 19, 2010)

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Yankees owner George Steinbrenner, center with hat, stands
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Yankees owner George Steinbrenner, center with hat, stands for the national anthem prior to his team taking on the Detroit Tigers in a spring training game in Tampa, Fla. (Mar. 19, 2010)

New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia throw
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New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia throw in the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game against the Detroit Tigers. (March 19, 2010)

The Yankees' Alex Rodriguez, right, talks with teammate
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The Yankees' Alex Rodriguez, right, talks with teammate Francisco Cervelli in the dugout during a spring training game against the Detroit Tigers in Tampa, Fla. (Mar. 19, 2010)

Yankees relief pitcher Mariano Rivera throws against the
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Yankees relief pitcher Mariano Rivera throws against the Detroit Tigers in spring training. (Mar. 19, 2010)

The Yankees' Colin Curtis rounds third base after
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The Yankees' Colin Curtis rounds third base after hitting a home run against the Tampa Bay Rays during a spring training game in Tampa, Fla. (Mar. 18, 2010)

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Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter prepares to bat against
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Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter prepares to bat against the Pittsburgh Pirates during a spring training game at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Fla. (Mar. 14, 2010)

Yankees catcher Francisco Cervelli fouls off a pitch
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Yankees catcher Francisco Cervelli fouls off a pitch against the Pittsburgh Pirates during a spring training game at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Fla. (Mar. 14, 2010)

The Yankees' Curtis Granderson signs autographs for fans
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The Yankees' Curtis Granderson signs autographs for fans before a spring training game against Houston. (March 16, 2010)

New York Yankees starting pitcher A.J. Burnett throws
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New York Yankees starting pitcher A.J. Burnett throws in the first inning of a spring training baseball game against the Houston Astros. (March 16, 2010)

Yankees relief pitcher Mariano Rivera throws in a
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Yankees relief pitcher Mariano Rivera throws in a spring training game against the Houston Astros. (Mar. 16, 2010)

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The Yankees' Mark Teixeira watches his solo home
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The Yankees' Mark Teixeira watches his solo home run in front of Houston Astros catcher Jason Castro in a spring training game in Tampa, Fla. (Mar. 16, 2010)

The Yankees' Alex Rodriguez warms up before a
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The Yankees' Alex Rodriguez warms up before a spring training game against the Phillies in Clearwater, Fla. (Mar. 17, 2010)

Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz, right, waits for a
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Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz, right, waits for a late relay throw as the Yankees' Randy Winn scores during a spring training game in Clearwater, Fla. (Mar. 17, 2010)

Yankees pitcher Damaso Marte, front, reacts after being
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Yankees pitcher Damaso Marte, front, reacts after being hit by a ball off the bat of the Phillies' Ryan Howard in a spring training game in Clearwater, Fla. Checking up on Marte is Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez. Marte left the game. (Mar. 17, 2010)

Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte throws against the Philadelphia
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Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte throws against the Philadelphia Phillies in a spring training game in Clearwater, Fla. (Mar. 17, 2010)

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Yankees pitcher Joba Chamberlain delivers against the Detroit
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Yankees pitcher Joba Chamberlain delivers against the Detroit Tigers during a spring training game in Lakeland, Fla. (March 10, 2010)

The Detroit Tigers' Johnny Damon, left, greets former
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The Detroit Tigers' Johnny Damon, left, greets former Yankees teammate Brett Gardner before a spring training game in Lakeland, Fla. (Mar. 10, 2010)

Yankees manager Joe Girardi, left, and the Detroit
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Yankees manager Joe Girardi, left, and the Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera talk before a spring training game in Lakeland, Fla. The two know each other from their days with the Florida Marlins. (Mar. 10, 2010).

The Yankees' Curtis Granderson, right, hugs former manager
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The Yankees' Curtis Granderson, right, hugs former manager Jim Leyland of the Detroit Tigers before a spring training game in Lakeland, Fla. (Mar. 10, 2010)

The Yankees' Curtis Granderson waits his turn in
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The Yankees' Curtis Granderson waits his turn in the batting cage before a spring training game against the Detroit Tigers in Lakeland, Fla. (Mar. 10, 2010).

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The Yankees' Mike Rivera blows a bubble during
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The Yankees' Mike Rivera blows a bubble during batting practice before a spring training game against the Detroit Tigers in Lakeland, Fla. (Mar. 10, 2010)

Yankees pitcher Joba Chamberlain hands a baseball to
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Yankees pitcher Joba Chamberlain hands a baseball to a young fan as he walks from the bullpen before a spring training game against the Detroit Tigers in Lakeland, Fla. (Mar. 10, 2010)

Yankees manager Joe Girardi, right, watches reliever Damaso
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Yankees manager Joe Girardi, right, watches reliever Damaso Marte throw live batting practice on a side field during spring training. (Mar. 8, 2010)

Yankees closer Mariano Rivera returns a pen to
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Yankees closer Mariano Rivera returns a pen to a fan after signing autographs after throwing live batting practice on a side field at Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Fla. (Mar. 8, 2010)

Yankees manager Joe Girardi, left, comments as he
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Yankees manager Joe Girardi, left, comments as he watches closer Mariano Rivera throw live batting practice at spring training. (Mar. 8, 2010)

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Yankees general manager Brian Cashman waves as he
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Yankees general manager Brian Cashman waves as he walks on the field before a spring training game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Fla. (Mar. 8, 2010)

Yankees pitcher Alfredo Aceves throws against the Pittsburgh
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Yankees pitcher Alfredo Aceves throws against the Pittsburgh Pirates in a spring training game in Bradenton, Fla. (Mar. 8, 2010)

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