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New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez (13) (Credit: Christopher Pasatieri)

New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez (13) is tended to by Assistant Trainer Steve Donohue after being hit by a pitch in the bottom of the sixth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium. (June 11, 2011)

Yankees 4, Indians 0

The Yankees used the long ball to shutout the Indians on a rainy day at Yankee Stadium.

New York Yankees center fielder Curtis Granderson (14)
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New York Yankees center fielder Curtis Granderson (14) watches his solo home run in the bottom of the sixth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium. (June 11, 2011)

New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi (28) argues
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New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi (28) argues with umpire Mike Muchlinski (76) after left fielder Brett Gardner (not pictured) was thrown out attempting to steal in the bottom of the third inning against the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium. (June 11, 2011)

New York Yankees starting pitcher Bartolo Colon (40)
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New York Yankees starting pitcher Bartolo Colon (40) runs to cover first base in the top of the seventh inning against the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium. (June 11, 2011)

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New York Yankees starting pitcher Bartolo Colon (40)
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New York Yankees starting pitcher Bartolo Colon (40) is escorted off the field by Head Athletic Trainer Gene Monohan in the top of the seventh inning against the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium. (June 11, 2011)

New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira (25)
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New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira (25) watches his solo home run in the bottom of the eighth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium. (June 11, 2011)

New York Yankees relief pitcher David Robertson (30)
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New York Yankees relief pitcher David Robertson (30) reacts after striking out Cleveland Indians centerfielder Grady Sizemore (not pictured) to end the top of the eighth inning at Yankee Stadium. (June 11, 2011)

New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira (25)
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New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira (25) watches his solo home run in the bottom of the eighth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium. (June 11, 2011)

New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira (25)
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New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira (25) watches his solo home run in the bottom of the eighth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium. (June 11, 2011)

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New York Yankees left fielder Brett Gardner (11)
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New York Yankees left fielder Brett Gardner (11) reacts after being called out attempting to steal second base in the bottom of the third inning against the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium. (June 11, 2011)

New York Yankees left fielder Brett Gardner (11)
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New York Yankees left fielder Brett Gardner (11) reacts after being called out attempting to steal second base in the bottom of the third inning against the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium. (June 11, 2011)

New York Yankees left fielder Brett Gardner (11)
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New York Yankees left fielder Brett Gardner (11) reacts after being called out attempting to steal second base in the bottom of the third inning against the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium. (June 11, 2011)

New York Yankees starting pitcher Bartolo Colon (40)
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New York Yankees starting pitcher Bartolo Colon (40) throws a pitch in the top of the first inning against the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium. (June 11, 2011)

New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez (13)
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New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez (13) reacts being hit by a pitch in the bottom of the sixth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium. (June 11, 2011)

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New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez (13)
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New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez (13) is tended to by Assistant Trainer Steve Donohue after being hit by a pitch in the bottom of the sixth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium. (June 11, 2011)

Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Mitch Talbot (51) reacts
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Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Mitch Talbot (51) reacts after New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez (13) hit a solo homerun in the bottom of the fourth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium. (June 11, 2011)

New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez (13)
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New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez (13) watches his solo home run in the bottom of the fourth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium. (June 11, 2011)

New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez (13)
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New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez (13) is congratulated by starting pitcher Bartolo Colon (40) after hitting a solo home run in the bottom of the fourth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium. (June 11, 2011)

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