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The recent returns of ex-Yankees

Hideki Matsui #55 of the Los Angeles Angels

Hideki Matsui #55 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim acknowledges the fans after he received his World Series ring for being a member of the 2010 New York Yankees Worlder Series Championship team prior to playing against the New York Yankees during the Yankees home opener at Yankee Stadium on April 13, 2010 in the Bronx borough of New York City. Credit: Getty/Chris Trotman

How will Robinson Cano be treated by fans when he returns to Yankee Stadium on Tuesday night as a member of the Seattle Mariners?

Here are some fond (and not so fond) welcome-backs in Yankees history:

Take that, Boss!

April 27, 1982: Reggie Jackson, having left the Yankees after five tumultuous seasons to sign as a free agent with the California Angels, homers off the facing of the rightfield upper deck against Ron Guidry in the seventh inning. Fans chant "Reg-gie, Reg-gie," then direct a negative chant at owner George Steinbrenner, who is watching from his box. Steinbrenner later calls letting Mr. October leave his "biggest mistake."

Still beloved

June 13, 2003: Tino Martinez returns with the St. Louis Cardinals to a standing ovation and chants of "Ti-no, Ti-no." The night is best remembered, though, for Roger Clemens' 300th victory.

April 15, 2010: Hideki Matsui, the 2009 World Series MVP, returns for the Yankees' home opener with the Angels, gets his World Series ring in a pregame ceremony and is showered with affection. He goes 0-for-5.

All is forgiven

June 3, 2013: Nick Swisher, who had sparred with his beloved Bleacher Creatures late in 2012 over his postseason struggles before leaving for Cleveland as a free agent, is greeted warmly. Lyle Overbay, who starts for the Yankees in Swisher's old spot in rightfield, mimics Swisher's salute to the Creatures during the first-inning roll call.

All is not forgiven

April 16, 2009: Carl Pavano, who was not popular with Yankees fans, is booed during pregame introductions at the home opener vs. Cleveland. The scoreboard in centerfield, which closed-captions the introductions, reads: "Number 44, Carl Pavano (crowd boos)."

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