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Opening Day: Yankees vs. Rays

The Yankees opened their 2017 season with a 7-3 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday at Tropicana Field.

Pitcher Alex Colome #37 of the Tampa Bay
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Pitcher Alex Colome #37 of the Tampa Bay Rays hugs catcher Derek Norris #33 following the Rays' 7-3 win over the New York Yankees at the conclusion of the Opening Day game on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Austin Pruitt #50 of the Tampa Bay Rays
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Austin Pruitt #50 of the Tampa Bay Rays pitches during the ninth inning of the Opening Day game against the New York Yankees on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

The Tampa Bay Rays celebrate on the field
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The Tampa Bay Rays celebrate on the field following the Rays' 7-3 win over the New York Yankees at the conclusion of the Opening Day game on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Pitcher Chris Archer #22 of the Tampa Bay
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Pitcher Chris Archer #22 of the Tampa Bay Rays reacts as first baseman Logan Morrison #7 hauls in the throw for the out on Gary Sanchez #24 of the New York Yankees to end the top of the seventh inning of a game on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez throws the
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New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez throws the ball wide of first base for an error on a bunt by Tampa Bay Rays' Mallex Smith during the third inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 2, 2017, in St. Petersburg, Fla. Tim Beckham scored.

Pitcher Adam Warren #43 of the New York
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Pitcher Adam Warren #43 of the New York Yankees pitches during the sixth inning of a game against the Tampa Bay Rays on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

New York Yankees' Chase Headley scores in front
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New York Yankees' Chase Headley scores in front of Tampa Bay Rays catcher Derek Norris on a sacrifice fly by Chris Carter during the ninth inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 2, 2017, in St. Petersburg, Fla.

Shortstop Ronald Torreyes #74 of the New York
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Shortstop Ronald Torreyes #74 of the New York Yankees fields the ground out by Kevin Kiermaier of the Tampa Bay Rays to end the sixth inning of a game on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Tampa Bay Rays' Logan Morrison, right, watches his
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Tampa Bay Rays' Logan Morrison, right, watches his home run off New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka during the third inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 2, 2017, in St. Petersburg, Fla. Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez, left, looks on.

Mallex Smith #0 of the Tampa Bay Rays
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Mallex Smith #0 of the Tampa Bay Rays hits a bunt single to the catcher during the third inning of a game against the New York Yankees on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Pitcher Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York
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Pitcher Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees watches Kevin Kiermaier #39 of the Tampa Bay Rays score off of of a two-run home run by Evan Longoria during the second inning of a game on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Evan Longoria #3 of the Tampa Bay Rays
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Evan Longoria #3 of the Tampa Bay Rays celebrates at home plate with teammate Kevin Kiermaier #39 after hitting a two-run home run off of Masahiro Tanaka of the New York Yankees during the second inning of a game on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Tampa Bay Rays' Logan Morrison high-fives teammates in
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Tampa Bay Rays' Logan Morrison high-fives teammates in the dugout after his home run off New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka during the third inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 2, 2017, in St. Petersburg, Fla.

Pitcher Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York
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Pitcher Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees walks back to the dugout after being taken off the mound by manager Joe Girardi during the third inning of a game against the Tampa Bay Rays on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Logan Morrison #7 of the Tampa Bay Rays
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Logan Morrison #7 of the Tampa Bay Rays celebrates at home plate after hitting a home run off of pitcher Masahiro Tanaka of the New York Yankees during the third inning of a game on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Pitcher Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York
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Pitcher Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees sits in the dugout after being taken off the mound by manager Joe Girardi during the third inning of a game against the Tampa Bay Rays on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

First baseman Greg Bird #33 of the New
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First baseman Greg Bird #33 of the New York Yankees watches the throwing error by catcher Gary Sanchez as Mallex Smith #0 of the Tampa Bay Rays reaches first base on a bunt single during the third inning of a game against the New York Yankees on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Pitcher Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York
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Pitcher Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees waits for manager Joe Girardi #28 to take him off the mound during the third inning of a game against the Tampa Bay Rays on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Pitcher Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York
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Pitcher Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees walks back to the dugout after being taken off the mound by manager Joe Girardi during the third inning of a game against the Tampa Bay Rays on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Logan Morrison #7 of the Tampa Bay Rays
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Logan Morrison #7 of the Tampa Bay Rays celebrates with teammate Tim Beckham #1 after hitting a home run off of pitcher Masahiro Tanaka of the New York Yankees during the third inning of a game on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Logan Morrison #7 of the Tampa Bay Rays
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Logan Morrison #7 of the Tampa Bay Rays hits a two-run single in front of catcher Gary Sanchez #24 of the New York Yankees during the first inning of a game on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees
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Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees pitches during the first inning of a game against the Tampa Bay Rays on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Chris Archer #22 of the Tampa Bay Rays
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Chris Archer #22 of the Tampa Bay Rays pitches during the second inning of a game against the Tampa Bay Rays on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Chris Archer #22 of the Tampa Bay Rays
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Chris Archer #22 of the Tampa Bay Rays pitches during the second inning of a game against the Tampa Bay Rays on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Brad Miller #13 of the Tampa Bay Rays
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Brad Miller #13 of the Tampa Bay Rays reaches first base ahead of pitcher Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees off his single during the first inning of a game on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Corey Dickerson #10 of the Tampa Bay Rays
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Corey Dickerson #10 of the Tampa Bay Rays runs in to score off a sacrifice fly by Evan Longoria during the first inning of a game against the New York Yankees on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees
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Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees pitches during the first inning of a game against the Tampa Bay Rays on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Pitcher Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York
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Pitcher Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees has a conversation on the mound with catcher Gary Sanchez #24 after giving up a sacrifice fly to Evan Longoria of the Tampa Bay Rays during the first inning of a game on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Chris Archer #22 of the Tampa Bay Rays
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Chris Archer #22 of the Tampa Bay Rays pitches during the second inning of a game against the Tampa Bay Rays on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees
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Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees pitches during the first inning of a game against the Tampa Bay Rays on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Chris Archer, right,
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Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Chris Archer, right, delivers to the New York Yankees during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 2, 2017, in St. Petersburg, Fla.

The Tampa Bay Rays and the New York
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The Tampa Bay Rays and the New York Yankees stand for the National Anthem before the start of the first game of the season on Opening Day on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Chris Archer throws
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Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Chris Archer throws the first pitch of the season during the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees, Sunday, April 2, 2017, in St. Petersburg, Fla.

Pitcher Chris Archer #22 of the Tampa Bay
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Pitcher Chris Archer #22 of the Tampa Bay Rays delivers the first pitch of the 2017 MLB season to Brett Gardner #11 of the New York Yankees during the first inning of their Opening Day game on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Pitcher Chris Archer #22 of the Tampa Bay
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Pitcher Chris Archer #22 of the Tampa Bay Rays gets ready on the mound as he prepares to deliver the first pitch of the 2017 MLB season to Brett Gardner #11 of the New York Yankees during the first inning of their Opening Day game on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Pitcher Chris Archer #22 of the Tampa Bay
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Pitcher Chris Archer #22 of the Tampa Bay Rays delivers the first pitch of the 2017 MLB season to Brett Gardner #11 of the New York Yankees during the first inning of their Opening Day game on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, of
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New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, of Japan, delivers to the Tampa Bay Rays during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 2, 2017, in St. Petersburg, Fla.

Logan Morrison #7 of the Tampa Bay Rays
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Logan Morrison #7 of the Tampa Bay Rays signs autographs for fans before the start of an Opening Day game against the New York Yankees on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Fans wait for autographs before the start of
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Fans wait for autographs before the start of an Opening Day game between the Tampa Bay Rays and the New York Yankees on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Members of the Tampa Bay Rays grounds crew
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Members of the Tampa Bay Rays grounds crew prepare the field before the start of an Opening Day game between the Tampa Bay Rays and the New York Yankees on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Members of the Tampa Bay Rays grounds crew
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Members of the Tampa Bay Rays grounds crew prepare the field before the start of an Opening Day game between the Tampa Bay Rays and the New York Yankees on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Logan Morrison #7 of the Tampa Bay Rays
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Logan Morrison #7 of the Tampa Bay Rays signs autographs for fans before the start of an Opening Day game against the New York Yankees on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Tampa Bay Rays owner Stuart Sternberg greets baseball
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Tampa Bay Rays owner Stuart Sternberg greets baseball fans as they arrive for the first game of the season on Opening Day before the start of a game between the Rays and the New York Yankees on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Baseball fans arrive for the first game of
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Baseball fans arrive for the first game of the season on Opening Day before the start of a game between the Tampa Bay Rays and the New York Yankees on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Blake Snell (4)
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Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Blake Snell (4) and starting pitcher Nathan Eovaldi (24) high-five fans as the gates open before an Opening Day baseball game between the Rays and the New York Yankees, Sunday, April 2, 2017, in St. Petersburg, Fla.

Tampa Bay Rays owner Stuart Sternberg, right, poses
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Tampa Bay Rays owner Stuart Sternberg, right, poses for a photo with a fan before an Opening Day baseball game between the Rays and the New York Yankees, Sunday, April 2, 2017, in St. Petersburg, Fla.

The Opening Week logo adorns the field prior
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The Opening Week logo adorns the field prior to the start of the Opening Day game between the Tampa Bay Rays and the New York Yankees on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

The Opening Day logo adorns bases prior to
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The Opening Day logo adorns bases prior to the start of a game between the Tampa Bay Rays and the New York Yankees on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Baseball fans greet players as they file through
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Baseball fans greet players as they file through the doors for the first game of the season on Opening Day before the start of a game between the Tampa Bay Rays and the New York Yankees on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Tampa Bay Rays fans high-five players, including relief
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Tampa Bay Rays fans high-five players, including relief pitcher Danny Farquhar, left, as the gates open before an Opening Day baseball game between the Rays and the New York Yankees, Sunday, April 2, 2017, in St. Petersburg, Fla.

Baseball fans wait for the doors to open
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Baseball fans wait for the doors to open for the first game of the season on Opening Day before the start of a game between the Tampa Bay Rays and the New York Yankees on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Baseball fans arrive for the first game of
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Baseball fans arrive for the first game of the season on Opening Day before the start of a game between the Tampa Bay Rays and the New York Yankees on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Baseball fans arrive for the first game of
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Baseball fans arrive for the first game of the season on Opening Day before the start of a game between the Tampa Bay Rays and the New York Yankees on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Tampa Bay Rays owner Stuart Sternberg, left, shakes
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Tampa Bay Rays owner Stuart Sternberg, left, shakes hands with fans entering Tropicana Field before an Opening Day baseball game between the Rays and the New York Yankees, Sunday, April 2, 2017, in St. Petersburg, Fla.

The Tampa Bay Rays take batting practice behind
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The Tampa Bay Rays take batting practice behind Opening Day bases before the start of a game against the New York Yankees on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Austin Pruitt #50 of the Tampa Bay Rays
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Austin Pruitt #50 of the Tampa Bay Rays and Danny Farquhar #43 greet fans as they file through the doors for the first game of the season on Opening Day before the start of a game between the Tampa Bay Rays and the New York Yankees on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Baseball fans file through the doors for the
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Baseball fans file through the doors for the first game of the season on Opening Day before the start of a game between the Tampa Bay Rays and the New York Yankees on April 2, 2017 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

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