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The Yankees and Texas Rangers line up for pregame ceremonies before Game 3 of the 2010 ALCS at Yankee Stadium. (Oct. 18, 2010)

See the new Yankee Stadium

A look a the new Yankee Stadium, which opened in spring of 2009.

The Yankees stretch during batting practice before playing
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The Yankees stretch during batting practice before playing against Toronto at Yankee Stadium. (May 24, 2011)

Workers paint the Opening Week 2011 logo on
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Workers paint the Opening Week 2011 logo on the grass at Yankee Stadium in preparation for Opening Day. (March 29, 2011)

Workers paint the Opening Week 2011 logo on
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Workers paint the Opening Week 2011 logo on the grass at Yankee Stadium in preparation for Opening Day. (March 29, 2011)

The Yankees and Texas Rangers line up for
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The Yankees and Texas Rangers line up for pregame ceremonies before Game 3 of the 2010 ALCS at Yankee Stadium. (Oct. 18, 2010)

YANKEE STADIUM Pinstripe Bowl: Syracuse v. Kansas St.
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YANKEE STADIUM
Pinstripe Bowl: Syracuse v. Kansas St.
Dec. 30, 2010
The first of this new bowl game was played between the Big East’s Syracuse Orange and the Big 12’s Kansas St. Wildcats. Syracuse won in a shootout 36-34. The next Pinstripe Bowl will be played on Dec. 30 of this year and will once again pit a Big East team against a Big 12 team.

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West Point cadets unfurl a large American flag
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West Point cadets unfurl a large American flag in the outfield before Game 3 of the ALCS against the Texas Rangers. (Oct. 18, 2010)

Mariano Rivera (42) takes the field as he
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Mariano Rivera (42) takes the field as he is introduced before ALDS Game 3 against the Minnesota Twins. (Oct. 9, 2011)

New York Yankees' CC Sabathia (52) pitches to
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New York Yankees' CC Sabathia (52) pitches to the Texas Rangers as the sun sets at Yankee Stadium in New York. The Yankees won 7-2. (Oct. 10, 2010)

Fans stand and applaud after a video tribute
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Fans stand and applaud after a video tribute to George Steinbrenner prior to the game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium. (July 16, 2010)

Retired New York Yankees players, left to right,
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Retired New York Yankees players, left to right, Don Johnson, Hank Workman, Duane Pillette, Charlie Silvera, Jerry Coleman, and Whitey Ford, pause to remember team owner George Steinbrenner during Old-Timers' Day at Yankee Stadium. (July 17, 2010)

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Miguel Cotto, of Puerto Rico and Yuri Foreman,
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Miguel Cotto, of Puerto Rico and Yuri Foreman, of Israel, fight during the fourth round of the boxing match at Yankee Stadium. (June 5, 2010)

Miguel Cotto, of Puerto Rico and Yuri Foreman,
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Miguel Cotto, of Puerto Rico and Yuri Foreman, of Israel, fight during the first round of the boxing match at Yankee Stadium. (June 5, 2010)

A grounds crew workers tend the infield Monday,
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A grounds crew workers tend the infield Monday, April 12, 2010, at Yankee Stadium in New York. The Yankees face the Los Angeles Angels in Tuesday's home opener. (Photo by John Dunn)

The new 2009 World Series pennant, right, flies
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The new 2009 World Series pennant, right, flies atop the facade of Yankee Stadium as the team worked out in preparation for their 2010 home opener against the Los Angeles Angels. (Apr. 12, 2010)

A grounds crew worker cuts the infield grass
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A grounds crew worker cuts the infield grass a day before the Yankees face the Los Angeles Angels in their 2010 home opener. (Apr. 12, 2010)

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Workers powerwash the seats at Yankee Stadium as
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Workers powerwash the seats at Yankee Stadium as they prepare for the Yankees' home opener against the Los Angeles Angels. (Apr. 11, 2010)

A grounds crew worker cuts the infield grass
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A grounds crew worker cuts the infield grass in preparation for 2010 Opening Day at Yankee Stadium. (Apr. 12, 2010)

A worker cleans the dugout as the Yankees
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A worker cleans the dugout as the Yankees prepare for their home opener at Yankee Stadium. (Apr. 11, 2010)

Matt Lassandro installs a camera behind home plate
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Matt Lassandro installs a camera behind home plate at Yankee Stadium one day prior to the 2010 home opener against the Angels. (Apr. 12, 2010)

The new Yankee Stadium is shown in this
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The new Yankee Stadium is shown in this aerial photo Sunday, March 22, 2009, in New York. The New York Yankees will play their first exhibition baseball game in the stadium April 3 against the Chicago Cubs, and their regular season home opener will be April 16 against the Cleveland Indians.

The new Yankee Stadium, foreground, is shown in
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The new Yankee Stadium, foreground, is shown in this aerial photo Sunday, March 22, 2009, in New York. The New York Yankees will play their first exhibition baseball game in the stadium April 3 against the Chicago Cubs, and their regular season home opener will be April 16 against the Cleveland Indians. The original Yankee Stadium, behind the new stadium, will be torn down.

The new Yankee Stadium, foreground, is shown in
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The new Yankee Stadium, foreground, is shown in this aerial photo Sunday, March 22, 2009 in New York. The New York Yankees will play their first exhibition baseball game in the stadium April 3 against the Chicago Cubs, and their regular season home opener will be April 16 against the Cleveland Indians. The original Yankee Stadium, behind the new stadium, will be torn down.

An interior view of the new Yankee Stadium.
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An interior view of the new Yankee Stadium.

A view from the bleacher seats of the
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A view from the bleacher seats of the new Yankee Stadium. Please note, bleacher seats are in foreground.

A view from the inside of the new
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A view from the inside of the new Yankee Stadium looking toward gate 8 which is where the bleacher tickets enter.