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Robinson Cano is tagged out at second base (Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Robinson Cano is tagged out at second base by the Oakland Athletics' Adam Rosales in the third inning of a game at Yankee Stadium. (May 5, 2013)

Yankees vs. Athletics

The Yankees fell to the Oakland Athletics, 5-4, in the rubber game of a three-game set Sunday at Yankee Stadium.

Robinson Cano gets forced out at second base
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Robinson Cano gets forced out at second base by the Oakland Athletics' Jed Lowrie in the sixth inning of a game at Yankee Stadium. (May 5, 2013)

Andy Pettitte gets set to deliver a pitch
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Andy Pettitte gets set to deliver a pitch during a game against the Oakland Athletics at Yankee Stadium. (May 5, 2013)

Vernon Wells connects in the sixth inning of
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Vernon Wells connects in the sixth inning of a game against the Oakland Athletics at Yankee Stadium. (May 5, 2013)

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Brett Gardner connects for a double in the
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Brett Gardner connects for a double in the third inning of a game against the Oakland Athletics at Yankee Stadium. (May 5, 2013)

Robinson Cano is tagged out at second base
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Robinson Cano is tagged out at second base by the Oakland Athletics' Adam Rosales in the third inning of a game at Yankee Stadium. (May 5, 2013)

Robinson Cano hits an RBI single in the
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Robinson Cano hits an RBI single in the third inning of a game against the Oakland Athletics in a game at Yankee Stadium. (May 5, 2013)

Andy Pettitte delivers a pitch during a game
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Andy Pettitte delivers a pitch during a game against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning at Yankee Stadium. (May 5, 2013)

Andy Pettitte delivers a pitch in the first
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Andy Pettitte delivers a pitch in the first inning of a game against the Oakland Athletics at Yankee Stadium. (May 5, 2013)

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Andy Pettitte leaves the mound after the top
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Andy Pettitte leaves the mound after the top of the fifth inning of a game against the Oakland Athletics at Yankee Stadium. (May 5, 2013)

Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Dan Straily delivers a
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Dan Straily delivers a pitch during a game against the Yankees at Yankee Stadium. (May 5, 2013)

Shawn Kelley of the Yankees pitches in the
(Credit: Mike Stobe)

Shawn Kelley of the Yankees pitches in the ninth inning against the Oakland Athletics at Yankee Stadium. (May 4, 2013)

Shawn Kelley of the Yankees pitches in the
(Credit: Mike Stobe)

Shawn Kelley of the Yankees pitches in the ninth inning against the Oakland Athletics at Yankee Stadium. (May 4, 2013)

Brett Gardner of the Yankees gets an RBI
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Brett Gardner of the Yankees gets an RBI in the seventh inning against the Oakland Athletics at Yankee Stadium. (May 4, 2013)

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Ichiro Suzuki of the Yankees robs John Jaso
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Ichiro Suzuki of the Yankees robs John Jaso of the Oakland Athletics of a home run in the first inning at Yankee Stadium. (May 4, 2013)

Ichiro Suzuki of the Yankees robs John Jaso
(Credit: Mike Stobe)

Ichiro Suzuki of the Yankees robs John Jaso of the Oakland Athletics of a home run in the first inning at Yankee Stadium. (May 4, 2013)

Phil Hughes of the Yankees pitches in the
(Credit: Mike Stobe)

Phil Hughes of the Yankees pitches in the first inning against the Oakland Athletics at Yankee Stadium. (May 4, 2013)

Bartolo Colon of the Oakland Athletics pitches in
(Credit: Mike Stobe)

Bartolo Colon of the Oakland Athletics pitches in the first inning against the Yankees at Yankee Stadium. (May 4, 2013)

Chris Stewart of the Yankees is congratulated after
(Credit: Mike Stobe)

Chris Stewart of the Yankees is congratulated after connecting on a third-inning solo home run against the Oakland Athletics at Yankee Stadium. (May 4, 2013)

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Chris Stewart of the Yankees is congratulated after
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Chris Stewart of the Yankees is congratulated after connecting on a third-inning solo home run against the Oakland Athletics at Yankee Stadium. (May 4, 2013)

Phil Hughes of the Yankees pitches in the
(Credit: Mike Stobe)

Phil Hughes of the Yankees pitches in the first inning against the Oakland Athletics at Yankee Stadium. (May 4, 2013)

Bartolo Colon of the Oakland Athletics pitches in
(Credit: Mike Stobe)

Bartolo Colon of the Oakland Athletics pitches in the first inning against the Yankees at Yankee Stadium. (May 4, 2013)

Chris Stewart of the Yankees connects on a
(Credit: Mike Stobe)

Chris Stewart of the Yankees connects on a third inning solo home run against the Oakland Athletics at Yankee Stadium. (May 4, 2013)

Travis Hafner of the Yankees hits a RBI
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Travis Hafner of the Yankees hits a RBI single in the sixth inning against the Oakland Athletics at Yankee Stadium. (May 4, 2013)

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Robinson Cano of the Yankees hits a double
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Robinson Cano of the Yankees hits a double in the sixth inning against the Oakland Athletics at Yankee Stadium. (May 4, 2013)

Robinson Cano of the Yankees hits a double
(Credit: Mike Stobe)

Robinson Cano of the Yankees hits a double in the sixth inning against the Oakland Athletics at Yankee Stadium. (May 4, 2013)

Phil Hughes of the Yankees pitches in the
(Credit: Mike Stobe)

Phil Hughes of the Yankees pitches in the first inning against the Oakland Athletics at Yankee Stadium. (May 4, 2013)

Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia leaves the mound
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia leaves the mound after the top of the third inning against the Oakland A's in a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. (May 3, 2013)

Yankees' Brett Gardner fields the ball on a
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Yankees' Brett Gardner fields the ball on a single by Oakland A's Jed Lowrie in the third inning of a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. (May 3, 2013)

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Yankees' Vernon Wells pops out to first base
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Yankees' Vernon Wells pops out to first base to end the third inning against the Oakland A's in a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. (May 3, 2013)

Oakland A's Nate Freiman catches Yankees' Vernon Wells
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Oakland A's Nate Freiman catches Yankees' Vernon Wells pop up to end the third inning in a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. (May 3, 2013)

Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia delivers in the
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia delivers in the first inning against the Oakland A's in a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. (May 3, 2013)

Oakland A's Seth Smith can't make the play
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Oakland A's Seth Smith can't make the play on a hit by Yankees' Brett Gardner hit in the first inning of a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. (May 3, 2013)

Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia delivers in the
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia delivers in the first inning against the Oakland A's in a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. (May 3, 2013)

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Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia delivers in the
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia delivers in the first inning against the Oakland A's in a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. (May 3, 2013)

Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia delivers in the
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia delivers in the first inning against the Oakland A's in a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. (May 3, 2013)

Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia reacts as Oakland
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia reacts as Oakland A's Adam Rosales runs the bases after he hit a home run off the first pitch in the first inning of a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. (May 3, 2013)

Yankees' Vernon Wells watches the home run hit
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Yankees' Vernon Wells watches the home run hit by Oakland A's Adam Rosales in a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. (May 3, 2013)

Yankees' Travis Hafner walks off after he strikes
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Yankees' Travis Hafner walks off after he strikes out to end the first inning against the Oakland A's in a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. (May 3, 2013)

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Oakland A's starting pitcher A.J. Griffin delivers in
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Oakland A's starting pitcher A.J. Griffin delivers in the first inning against the Yankees in a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. (May 3, 2013)

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