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New York Yankees Curtis Granderson takes batting practice (Credit: Thomas A. Ferrara)

New York Yankees Curtis Granderson takes batting practice during a workout at Yankee Stadium. (Sept. 29, 2011)

Yankees prepare for Tigers

The New York Yankees took to the field at Yankee Stadium on Sept. 29, 2011, to prepare for Game 1 of the ALDS against the Detroit Tigers.

CC Sabathia #52 of the New York Yankees
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CC Sabathia #52 of the New York Yankees during a workout day for the American League Division Series at Yankee Stadium. (Sept. 29, 2011)

Curtis Granderson #14 of the New York Yankees
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Curtis Granderson #14 of the New York Yankees during workout day for the American League Division Series at Yankee Stadium. (Sept. 29, 2011)

New York Yankees Alex Rodriguez during a workout
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New York Yankees Alex Rodriguez during a workout at Yankee Stadium one day before the start of their American League Division Series. (Sept. 29, 2011)

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Manager Joe Girardi of the New York Yankees
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Manager Joe Girardi of the New York Yankees during workout day for the American League Division Series at Yankee Stadium. (Sept. 29, 2011)

Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees
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Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees during workout day for the American League Division Series at Yankee Stadium. (Sept. 29, 2011)

Jorge Posada #20 of the New York Yankees
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Jorge Posada #20 of the New York Yankees during workout day for the American League Division Series at Yankee Stadium. (Sept. 29, 2011)

Derek Jeter during a workout at Yankee Stadium
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Derek Jeter during a workout at Yankee Stadium one day before the start of their American League Division Series. (Sept. 29, 2011)

Robinson Cano takes batting practice during a workout
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Robinson Cano takes batting practice during a workout at Yankee Stadium. (Sept. 29, 2011)

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Derek Jeter shares a laugh during a workout
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Derek Jeter shares a laugh during a workout at Yankee Stadium. (Sept. 29, 2011)

Bartolo Colon throws during a workout at Yankee
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Bartolo Colon throws during a workout at Yankee Stadium. (Sept. 29, 2011)

The New York Yankees warm up during workout
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The New York Yankees warm up during workout day for the American League Division Series. (Sept. 29, 2011)

The New York Yankees warm up during workout
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The New York Yankees warm up during workout day for the American League Division Series. (Sept. 29, 2011)

A general view of the New York Yankees
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A general view of the New York Yankees on the field during workout day for the American League Division Series. (Sept. 29, 2011)

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New York Yankees Alex Rodriguez takes batting practice
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New York Yankees Alex Rodriguez takes batting practice on the field during a workout at Yankee Stadium. (Sept. 29, 2011)

New York Yankees Alex Rodriguez takes batting practice
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New York Yankees Alex Rodriguez takes batting practice on the field during a workout at Yankee Stadium. (Sept. 29, 2011)

New York Yankees Curtis Granderson takes batting practice
(Credit: Thomas A. Ferrara)

New York Yankees Curtis Granderson takes batting practice during a workout at Yankee Stadium. (Sept. 29, 2011)

Alex Rodriguez warms up on the field during
(Credit: Thomas A. Ferrara)

Alex Rodriguez warms up on the field during a workout at Yankee Stadium. (Sept. 29, 2011)

New York Yankees Jorge Posada and Robinson Cano
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New York Yankees Jorge Posada and Robinson Cano on the field during a workout at Yankee Stadium. (Sept. 29, 2011)

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Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees
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Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees during workout day for the American League Division Series. (Sept. 29, 2011)

Hitting coach Kevin Long talks with Russell Martin
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Hitting coach Kevin Long talks with Russell Martin #55 of the New York Yankees. (Sept. 29, 2011)

Hitting coach Kevin Long talks with Russell Martin
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Hitting coach Kevin Long talks with Russell Martin #55 of the New York Yankees. (Sept. 29, 2011)

Jorge Posada #20 of the New York Yankees
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Jorge Posada #20 of the New York Yankees talks with Reggie Jackson during workout day for the American League Division Series. (Sept. 29, 2011)

Jorge Posada #20 of the New York Yankees
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Jorge Posada #20 of the New York Yankees during workout day for the American League Division Series. (Sept. 29, 2011)

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Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees
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Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees during workout day for the American League Division Series. (Sept. 29, 2011)

New York Yankees take batting practice during a
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New York Yankees take batting practice during a workout at Yankee Stadium. (Sept. 29, 2011)

Derek Jeter takes the field during a workout
(Credit: Thomas A. Ferrara)

Derek Jeter takes the field during a workout at Yankee Stadium. (Sept. 29, 2011)

New York Yankees pitcher C.C. Sabathia takes the
(Credit: Thomas A. Ferrara)

New York Yankees pitcher C.C. Sabathia takes the field during a workout at Yankee Stadium. (Sept. 29, 2011)

New York Yankees pitcher C.C. Sabathia takes the
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New York Yankees pitcher C.C. Sabathia takes the field during a workout at Yankee Stadium. (Sept. 29, 2011)

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(L-R) Jorge Posada #20, Derek Jeter #2, Andruw
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(L-R) Jorge Posada #20, Derek Jeter #2, Andruw Jones #18 and Robinson Cano #24 of the New York Yankees warm up during workout day for the American League Division Series. (Sept. 29, 2011)

Jesus Montero #63 of the New York Yankees
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Jesus Montero #63 of the New York Yankees during workout day for the American League Division Series. (Sept. 29, 2011)

New York Yankees pitcher C.C. Sabathia throws during
(Credit: Thomas A. Ferrara)

New York Yankees pitcher C.C. Sabathia throws during a workout at Yankee Stadium. (Sept. 29, 2011)

CC Sabathia #52 of the New York Yankees
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

CC Sabathia #52 of the New York Yankees during workout day for the American League Division Series. (Sept. 29, 2011)

CC Sabathia #52 of the New York Yankees
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CC Sabathia #52 of the New York Yankees speaks to the media during workout day prior to the American League Division Series. (Sept. 29, 2011)

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Manager Joe Girardi of the New York Yankees
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Manager Joe Girardi of the New York Yankees speaks to the media during workout day prior to the American League Division Series. (Sept. 29, 2011)

New York Yankees pitcher C.C. Sabathia throws during
(Credit: Thomas A. Ferrara)

New York Yankees pitcher C.C. Sabathia throws during a workout at Yankee Stadium. (Sept. 29, 2011)

The field at Yankee Stadium before the New
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

The field at Yankee Stadium before the New York Yankees begin workouts for the American League Division Series against the Detroit Tigers. (Sept. 29, 2011)

New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi responds to
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New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi responds to questions during a baseball news conference for the AL division series. (Sept. 29, 2011)

New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia responds to
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New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia responds to questions during a baseball news conference for the AL division series. (Sept. 29, 2011)

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