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Eric Chavez signed a minor-league deal with the Yankees before the 2011 season after spending the first 12 years of his career with the Oakland Athletics. The 35-year-old Chavez batted .267 with 230 home runs and 787 RBIs in Oakland.(Credit: AP)

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The Yankees' third-base platoon

The Yankees are relying on a combination of backup infielders -- Eric Chavez, Jayson Nix, and Casey McGehee -- to fill the void left by third baseman Alex Rodriguez when he broke his hand. Learn more about the trio that will take A-Rod's place at the hot corner.

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