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Yankees' morning links

-- Robinson Cano, whose first name is in honor of Jackie Robinson, presented flowers to the baseball great's widow, Rachel, and daughter, Sharon, last night at Yankee Stadium. Cano then connected for two home runs in the Yankees' 6-2 win over the Angels.

-- Newsday's Ken Davidoff examines Phil Hughes' progress in making the adjustment from setup reliever to fifth starter.

-- In today's Yankees Insider, beat writer Erik Boland focuses on the positive impact hitting coach Kevin Long has made on the Bombers.

-- Baseball's tribute to the legacy of the great Jackie Robinson always is moving as well as educational, not only for fans, but for the players, too.

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