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Yankees pitcher A.J. Burnett throws against the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium.

Rangers at Yankees

The Texas Rangers visit Yankee Stadium for a three game series.

Nick Swisher #33 of the New York Yankees
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Nick Swisher #33 of the New York Yankees watches a fan catches the homerun by Chris Davis #19 of the Texas Rangers

New York Yankees batter Alex Rodriguez tosses his
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New York Yankees batter Alex Rodriguez tosses his bat New after striking out during the seventh inning

New York Yankees batter Hideki Matsui reacts after
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New York Yankees batter Hideki Matsui reacts after striking out in the fifth inning in the Yankees 7-2 loss to the Texas Rangers.

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Fans cheer during Thursday's Yankees-Rangers game at Yankee
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Fans cheer during Thursday's Yankees-Rangers game at Yankee Stadium.

The Yankees' Nick Swisher reacts after striking out
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The Yankees' Nick Swisher reacts after striking out with two men on base during the seventh inning at Yankee Stadium on Thursday.

Texas' Chris Davis, right, trots past Yankees reliever
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Texas' Chris Davis, right, trots past Yankees reliever Phil Coke after Coke gave up a three-run home run to Davis during the seventh inning to give Texas a 6-2 lead on Thursday.

The Yankees' A.J. Burnett in the dugout in
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The Yankees' A.J. Burnett in the dugout in the fourth inning with the Yankees trailing Texas, 3-1.

The Yankees' Mark Teixeira hits an RBI single
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The Yankees' Mark Teixeira hits an RBI single to score Johnny Damon and put the Yankees in the lead, 1-0, in the first inning against Texas.

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Rangers starter Dustin Nippert throws against the Yankees
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Rangers starter Dustin Nippert throws against the Yankees on Thursday.

Yankees pitcher A.J. Burnett throws against the Texas
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Yankees pitcher A.J. Burnett throws against the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium.

Tennis player Andy Roddick throws out the first
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Tennis player Andy Roddick throws out the first pitch of the game between the Yankees and the Texas Rangers on Thursday.

BRONX, NY - AUGUST 26, 2009: Yankees Robinson
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BRONX, NY - AUGUST 26, 2009: Yankees Robinson Cano and Nick Swisher leap together into the air to celebrate their 9-2 win with their teammates at the end of the game. New York Yankees vs. the the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium. Photo by Kathy KmonicekBRONX, NY - AUGUST 26, 2009: New York Yankees vs. the the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium. Photo by Kathy Kmonicek

BRONX, NY - AUGUST 26, 2009: Yankees Nick
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BRONX, NY - AUGUST 26, 2009: Yankees Nick Swisher doubled to deep right to score Melky Cabrera in the 7th inning. New York Yankees vs. the the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium. Photo by Kathy KmonicekBRONX, NY - AUGUST 26, 2009: New York Yankees vs. the the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium. Photo by Kathy Kmonicek

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Derek Jeter drives in two runs in the
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Derek Jeter drives in two runs in the seventh inning. (Aug. 26, 2009)

BRONX, NY - AUGUST 26, 2009: Rangers' rightfielder,
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BRONX, NY - AUGUST 26, 2009: Rangers' rightfielder, Nelson Cruz can't get to Yankees' Nick Swisher's fly ball in the 7th inning that earned Swisher an RBI double. New York Yankees vs. the the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium. Photo by Kathy KmonicekBRONX, NY - AUGUST 26, 2009: New York Yankees vs. the the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium. Photo by Kathy Kmonicek

BRONX, NY - AUGUST 26, 2009: Yankees pitcher,
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BRONX, NY - AUGUST 26, 2009: Yankees pitcher, Andy Pettitte smiles as he leaves the mound with team in the lead 4-1 after pitching the sixth inning. New York Yankees vs. the the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium. Photo by Kathy KmonicekBRONX, NY - AUGUST 26, 2009: New York Yankees vs. the the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium. Photo by Kathy Kmonicek

BRONX, NY - AUGUST 26, 2009: Rangers' rightfielder,
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BRONX, NY - AUGUST 26, 2009: Rangers' rightfielder, Nelson Cruz can't get to Yankees' Nick Swisher's fly ball in the 7th inning that earned Swisher an RBI double. New York Yankees vs. the the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium. Photo by Kathy KmonicekBRONX, NY - AUGUST 26, 2009: New York Yankees vs. the the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium. Photo by Kathy Kmonicek

BRONX, NY - AUGUST 26, 2009: Yankees Johnny
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BRONX, NY - AUGUST 26, 2009: Yankees Johnny Damon in the dugout during the game. Damon did not play in today's game. New York Yankees vs. the the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium. Photo by Kathy KmonicekBRONX, NY - AUGUST 26, 2009: New York Yankees vs. the the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium. Photo by Kathy Kmonicek

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BRONX, NY - AUGUST 26, 2009: Yankees Alex
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BRONX, NY - AUGUST 26, 2009: Yankees Alex Rodriguez falls to the ground when he fouled a ball off his foot in the 7th inning. New York Yankees vs. the the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium. Photo by Kathy KmonicekBRONX, NY - AUGUST 26, 2009: New York Yankees vs. the the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium. Photo by Kathy Kmonicek

NEW YORK - AUGUST 25: Hideki Matsui #55
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NEW YORK - AUGUST 25: Hideki Matsui #55 of the New York Yankees hits a 2-run double in the bottom of the first inning against the Texas Rangers on August 25, 2009 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo By Al Bello/Getty Images)

New York Yankees' Jorge Posada swings on a
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New York Yankees' Jorge Posada swings on a two-run home run in the first inning of a baseball game against the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium in New York, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2009. (AP Photo/Henny Ray Abrams)

Texas Rangers starter Kevin Millwood pitches to the
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Texas Rangers starter Kevin Millwood pitches to the New York Yankees in the first inning of a baseball game at Yankee Stadium in New York, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2009. (AP Photo/Henny Ray Abrams)

NEW YORK - AUGUST 25: (L-R) Alex Rodriguez
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NEW YORK - AUGUST 25: (L-R) Alex Rodriguez #13 and Mark Teixeira #25 of the New York Yankees walk back to the dugout after they scored on a 2-run double by Hideki Matsui #55 in the bottom of the first inning against the Texas Rangers on August 25, 2009 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo BY Al Bello/Getty Images)

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New York Yankees' Jorge Posada, left, is congratulated
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New York Yankees' Jorge Posada, left, is congratulated by Hideki Matsui after Posada drove him in with a two-run home run in the first inning of a baseball game against the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium in New York, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2009. (AP Photo/Henny Ray Abrams)

NEW YORK - AUGUST 25: (L-R) Hideki Matsui
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NEW YORK - AUGUST 25: (L-R) Hideki Matsui #55 and Jorge Posada #20 of the New York Yankees celebrate after they both scored on Posada's 2-run home run in the bottom of the first inning against the Texas Rangers on August 25, 2009 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo BY Al Bello/Getty Images)

Texas Rangers catcher Ivan Rodriguez loses control of
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Texas Rangers catcher Ivan Rodriguez loses control of the ball while trying to tag out New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez at home plate in the first inning of a baseball game at Yankee Stadium in New York, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2009. Alex Rodriguez and Mark Teixeira scored on a double by Hideki Matsui. (AP Photo/Henny Ray Abrams)

New York Yankees starting pitcher Joba Chamberlain walks
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New York Yankees starting pitcher Joba Chamberlain walks off the field after giving up five runs to the Texas Rangers in the fourth inning of a baseball game at Yankee Stadium in New York, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2009. Chamberlain pitched four innings, giving up seven runs. (AP Photo/Henny Ray Abrams)

Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees is
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Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees is tagged out attempting to steal second base against the Texas Rangers. (Aug. 25, 2009)

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NEW YORK - AUGUST 25: Hideki Matsui #55
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NEW YORK - AUGUST 25: Hideki Matsui #55 of the New York Yankees hits a 2-run double in the bottom of the first inning against the Texas Rangers on August 25, 2009 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo BY Al Bello/Getty Images)

NEW YORK - AUGUST 25: Starting pitcher Joba
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NEW YORK - AUGUST 25: Starting pitcher Joba Chamberlain #62 of the New York Yankees throws a pitch against the Texas Rangers on August 25, 2009 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo BY Al Bello/Getty Images)

NEW YORK - AUGUST 25: Ivan Rodriguez #7
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NEW YORK - AUGUST 25: Ivan Rodriguez #7 of the Texas Rangers heads towards home plate as he scores from second base on a RBI signal by Elvis Andrus #1 in the top of the fourth inning against the New York Yankees on August 25, 2009 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo By Al Bello/Getty Images)

NEW YORK - AUGUST 25: Starting pitcher Joba
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NEW YORK - AUGUST 25: Starting pitcher Joba Chamberlain #62 of the New York Yankees looks towards home plate in the top of the fourth inning against the Texas Rangers on August 25, 2009 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo BY Al Bello/Getty Images)

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