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New York Yankees pitcher Mariano Rivera (right) shakes (Credit: AP)

New York Yankees pitcher Mariano Rivera (right) shakes hands with cadet Mario Cortizo, of Panama, during a tour at the United States Military Academy before an exhibition baseball game against Army in West Point, N.Y. (March 30, 2013)

Yankees visit West Point

The Yankees visit the United States Military Academy at West Point before an exhibition baseball game against Army.

The New York Yankees owners honor the US
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The New York Yankees owners honor the US Army with a special base before an exhibition game against the Army baseball team at West Point Academy. (March 30, 2013)

The New York Yankees take a tour around
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The New York Yankees take a tour around West Point before an exhibition game against the Army baseball team at West Point Academy. (March 30, 2013)

The New York Yankees dine with cadets before
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The New York Yankees dine with cadets before an exhibition game against the Army baseball team at West Point Academy. (March 30, 2013)

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The New York Yankees take a tour around
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The New York Yankees take a tour around West Point before an exhibition game against the Army baseball team at West Point Academy. (March 30, 2013)

The New York Yankees take a tour around
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The New York Yankees take a tour around West Point before an exhibition game against the Army baseball team at West Point Academy. (March 30, 2013)

Joba Chamberlain, of the New York Yankees, signs
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Joba Chamberlain, of the New York Yankees, signs a ball for Kelly Carbone, of White Plains, before an exhibition game against the Army baseball team at West Point Academy. (March 30, 2013)

The New York Yankees sign autographs for fans
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The New York Yankees sign autographs for fans before an exhibition game against the Army baseball team at West Point Academy. (March 30, 2013)

Andy Pettitte, of the Yankees, signs autographs for
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Andy Pettitte, of the Yankees, signs autographs for fans before an exhibition game against the Army baseball team at West Point Academy. (March 30, 2013)

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Mariano Rivera, of the Yankees, signs a ball
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Mariano Rivera, of the Yankees, signs a ball for fans before an exhibition game against the Army baseball team at West Point Academy. (March 30, 2013)

New York Yankees pitcher Mariano Rivera poses with
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New York Yankees pitcher Mariano Rivera poses with Army fullback Larry Dixon during a tour of the athletic facility at the United States Military Academy before an exhibition baseball game against Army, in West Point, N.Y. (March 30, 2013)

New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi (left), and
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New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi (left), and pitcher Joba Chamberlain walk on the field at Michie Stadium during a tour at the United States Military Academy before an exhibition baseball game against Army in West Point, N.Y. (March 30, 2013)

New York Yankees pitcher Mariano Rivera takes photos
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New York Yankees pitcher Mariano Rivera takes photos on the field at Michie Stadium during a tour at the United States Military Academy before an exhibition baseball game against Army in West Point, N.Y. (March 30, 2013)

New York Yankees' Robinson Cano (left) laughs with
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New York Yankees' Robinson Cano (left) laughs with cadets during lunch at Washington Hall at the United States Military Academy before an exhibition baseball game against Army in West Point, N.Y. (March 30, 2013)

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New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi (right) talks
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New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi (right) talks with Army strength and conditioning director Scott Swanson during a tour of the athletic facility at the United States Military Academy before an exhibition baseball game against Army in West Point, N.Y. (March 30, 2013)

New York Yankees pitcher Mariano Rivera (right) shakes
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New York Yankees pitcher Mariano Rivera (right) shakes hands with cadet Mario Cortizo, of Panama, during a tour at the United States Military Academy before an exhibition baseball game against Army in West Point, N.Y. (March 30, 2013)

New York Yankees pitcher Mariano Rivera (right), helps
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New York Yankees pitcher Mariano Rivera (right), helps general manager Brian Cashman before a group photo with cadets during a tour at the United States Military Academy before an exhibition baseball game against Army in West Point, N.Y. (March 30, 2013)

Members of the New York Yankees pose with
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Members of the New York Yankees pose with cadets outside Washington Hall during a tour at the United States Military Academy before an exhibition baseball game against Army in West Point, N.Y. (March 30, 2013)

Organist Craig Williams plays for the New York
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Organist Craig Williams plays for the New York Yankees in the Cadet Chapel during a tour at the United States Military Academy before an exhibition baseball game against Army in West Point, N.Y. (March 30, 2013)

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New York Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte talks with
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New York Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte talks with cadets during lunch at the United States Military Academy before an exhibition baseball game against Army in West Point, N.Y. (March 30, 2013)

Members of the New York Yankees take photos
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Members of the New York Yankees take photos from Trophy Point overlooking the Hudson River during a tour at the United States Military Academy before an exhibition baseball game against Army in West Point, N.Y. (March 30, 2013)

Army catcher Andrew Johnson (left) shakes hands with
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Army catcher Andrew Johnson (left) shakes hands with New York Yankees pitcher Mariano Rivera after Rivera threw a ceremonial first pitch before an exhibition baseball game at the United States Military Academy in West Point, N.Y. (March 30, 2013)

Army head coach Joe Sottolano (left) and New
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Army head coach Joe Sottolano (left) and New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi shake hands before an exhibition baseball game at the United States Military Academy in West Point, N.Y. (March 30, 2013)

New York Yankees relief pitcher Joba Chamberlain runs
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New York Yankees relief pitcher Joba Chamberlain runs with cadets between innings of an exhibition baseball game at the United States Military Academy in West Point, N.Y. (March 30, 2013)

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Army second baseman Grant Van Orden (right) forces
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Army second baseman Grant Van Orden (right) forces out the Yankees' Brett Gardner during the second inning of an exhibition baseball game at the United States Military Academy in West Point. (March 30, 2013)

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