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Yankees spring training 2020

Scenes from Tampa, Florida, as the Yankees embark on the 2020 MLB season with spring training.

Yankees' Miguel Andujar in the dugout during a
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Yankees' Miguel Andujar in the dugout during a spring training game against the Tampa Bay Rays at the Charlotte Sport Park, in Port Charlotte, Florida, on Feb. 23, 2020.

New York Yankees' third baseman Miguel Andujar gets
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New York Yankees' third baseman Miguel Andujar gets fives from his teammates after Andujar hit a home run while playing the Tampa Bay Rays in the top of the 6th inning during spring training at Charlotte Sport Park, in Port Charlotte , FL Saturday Feb. 23, 2020

New York Yankees' Gleyber Torres fielding a hit
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Yankees' Gleyber Torres fielding a hit by the Toronto Blue Jays in the top of the fourth inning in game one during spring training at George Steinbrenner Stadium, in Tampa, FL on Saturday Feb. 22, 2020.

The Yankees' Rosell Herrera hitting a single against
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Yankees' Rosell Herrera hitting a single against the Toronto Blue Jays in the bottom of the 3rd inning of the first game in spring training at George Steinbrenner Stadium, in Tampa, FL on Saturday Feb. 22, 2020.

New York Yankees' second baseman DJ LeMahieu could
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Yankees' second baseman DJ LeMahieu could not handle the throw while Toronto Blue Jays Cavan Biggio steals 2nd base in the top of the 4th inning in game one during spring training at George Steinbrenner Stadium, in Tampa, FL on Saturday Feb. 22, 2020.

New York Yankees' short stop Gleyber Torres tosses
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Yankees' short stop Gleyber Torres tosses his bat after striking out against the Toronto Blue Jays in the bottom of the 3rd inning in game one during spring training at George Steinbrenner Stadium, in Tampa, FL on Saturday Feb. 22, 2020.

Masahiro Tanaka, center, walking with catcher Josh Thole
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Masahiro Tanaka, center, walking with catcher Josh Thole left after warming up his arm for a couple of rounds in live batting practice during spring training in Tampa on Feb. 21, 2020.

Yankees pitcher Gerrit Cole and pitching coach Matt
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Yankees pitcher Gerrit Cole and pitching coach Matt Blake working together in the bullpen during spring training in Tampa on Feb. 21, 2020.

New York Yankees' pitcher Gerrit Cole and pitching
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Yankees' pitcher Gerrit Cole and pitching coach Matt Blake working together in the bullpen during spring training in Tampa, FL on Friday Feb. 21, 2020.

New York Yankees' pitcher Gerrit Cole throwing in
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Yankees' pitcher Gerrit Cole throwing in the bullpen with pitching coach Matt Blake looking on during spring training in Tampa, FL on Friday Feb. 21, 2020.

New York Yankees' pitcher Aroldis Chapman losing up
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Yankees' pitcher Aroldis Chapman losing up his arm during spring training in Tampa, FL on Friday Feb. 21, 2020.

A New York Yankees fan at spring training
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A New York Yankees fan at spring training in Tampa on Feb. 20, 2020.

Giancarlo Stanton during Yankees spring training in Tampa
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Giancarlo Stanton during Yankees spring training in Tampa on Feb. 20, 2020.

Yankees manager Aaron Bonone having a catch during
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Yankees manager Aaron Bonone having a catch during spring training in Tampa on Feb. 20, 2020.

New York Yankees' manager Aaron Boon watching pitcher
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Yankees' manager Aaron Boon watching pitcher throwing during live batting practice at spring training in Tampa, FL on Thursday Feb. 20, 2020.

New York Yankees' Luke Voit hitting during live
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Yankees' Luke Voit hitting during live batting practice at spring training in Tampa, FL on Thursday Feb. 20, 2020.

The Yankees' Luke Voit looks on during batting
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Yankees' Luke Voit during live batting practice at spring training in Tampa, FL on Thursday Feb. 20, 2020.

Yankees pitcher Jordan Montgomery throws live batting practice
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Yankees' Jordan Montgomery throwing during live batting practice at spring training in Tampa, FLon Thursday Feb. 20, 2020.

New York Yankees' OF Aaron Judge signing autographs
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Yankees' OF Aaron Judge signing autographs for the waiting fans at spring training in Tampa, FL on Wednesday Feb. 19, 2020.

New York Yankees' OF Miguel Andujar making a
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Yankees' OF Miguel Andujar making a play in a fly ball during drills at spring training in Tampa, FL on Wednesday Feb. 19, 2020.

Yankees' pitcher Luis Severino warming up his arm
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Yankees' pitcher Luis Severino warming up his arm for practice during spring training in Tampa, FL on Wednesday Feb. 19, 2020.

New York Yankees' pitching coach Matt Blake observing
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Yankees' pitching coach Matt Blake observing practice during spring training in Tampa, FL on Wednesday Feb. 19, 2020.

New York Yankees' INF Chris Gittens warming up
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Yankees' INF Chris Gittens warming up at the start of practice during spring training in Tampa, FL on Wednesday Feb. 19, 2020.

New York Yankees' Masahiro Tanakla fielding balls during
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Yankees' Masahiro Tanakla fielding balls during a drill at spring training in Tampa, FL on Wednesday Feb. 19, 2020.

The Yankees' Miguel Andujar fields a fly ball
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Yankees' Miguel Andujar fielding fly balls in left field during spring training in Tampa, FL on Tuesday Feb. 18, 2020.

New York Yankees' INF/OF Rosella's Herrera fielding balls
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Yankees' INF/OF Rosella's Herrera fielding balls at third base during spring training in Tampa, FL on Tuesday Feb. 18, 2020.

Yankees' Bret Gardner during batting practice spring training
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Yankees' Bret Gardner during batting practice spring training in Tampa, FL on Tuesday Feb. 18, 2020.

The Yankees' Miguel Andujar looks on during batting
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Yankees' Miguel Andujar during batting practice spring training in Tampa, FL on Tuesday Feb. 18, 2020.

New York Yankees' Giancarlo Stanton fielding fly balls
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Yankees' Giancarlo Stanton fielding fly balls in left field during spring training in Tampa, FL on Tuesday Feb. 18, 2020.

Yankees' catcher Kyle Higashioka preparing for batting practice
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Yankees' catcher Kyle Higashioka preparing for batting practice during spring training in Tampa, FL on Sunday Feb. 16, 2020.

New York Yankees' pitcher Gerrit Cole pitching to
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Yankees' pitcher Gerrit Cole pitching to batters from the mound with manager Aaron Boone, front center, bench coach Carlos Mendoza, left and Tanner Swanson looking on during spring training in Tampa, FL on Sunday Feb. 16, 2020.

Yankees' pitcher Gerrit Cole warming up his arm
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Yankees' pitcher Gerrit Cole warming up his arm before throwing on the mound for the first time during spring training in Tampa, FL on Sunday Feb. 16, 2020.

New York Yankees' pitcher Gerrit Cole pitching on
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Yankees' pitcher Gerrit Cole pitching on the mound with manager Aaron Boone, right and looking on during spring training in Tampa, FL on Sunday Feb. 16, 2020.

New York Yankees' catcher Kyle Higashioka, left talking
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Yankees' catcher Kyle Higashioka, left talking with pitcher Luis Severino after warming up together during spring training in Tampa, FL on Sunday Feb. 16, 2020.

New York Yankees' pitcher running interval during spring
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Yankees pitchers running interval during spring training in Tampa, FL on Saturday Feb. 15, 2020.

New York Yankees' pitcher JA Happ working through
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New York Yankees' pitcher JA Happ working through drills during spring training in Tampa, FL on Saturday Feb. 15, 2020.

New York Yankees spring training in Tampa, FL
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Yankees spring training in Tampa, FL on Feb. 14, 2020.

New York Yankees' Erik Kratz taking batting practice
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Yankees' Erik Kratz taking batting practice during spring training in Tampa, FL on Feb. 14, 2020.

New York Yankees' pitcher Masahiro Tanaka reacts while
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Yankees' pitcher Masahiro Tanaka reacts while throwing in the bullpen during spring training in Tampa, FLon Feb. 14, 2020.

New York Yankees' Kyle Higashioka taking batting practice
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Yankees' Kyle Higashioka taking batting practice during spring training in Tampa, FL on Feb. 14, 2020.

New York Yankees' pitcher Gerrit Cole warming up
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Yankees' pitcher Gerrit Cole warming up his arm during spring training in Tampa, FL on Feb. 14, 2020.

Yankees' catcher Winston Sawyer, left shakes hands with
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Yankees' catcher Winston Sawyer, left shakes hands with pitcher Luis Medina a warm up during spring training in Tampa, FL on Feb. 13, 2020.

New York Yankees' pitcher Luis Medina warming up
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Yankees' pitcher Luis Medina warming up his arm during spring training in Tampa, FL on Feb. 13, 2020.

New York Yankees' pitcher Michael King throwing in
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Yankees' pitcher Michael King throwing in the bullpen during spring training in Tampa, FL on Feb. 13, 2020.

New York Yankees spring training in Tampa, FL
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Yankees spring training in Tampa, FL on Feb. 13, 2020.

Yankees' catcher Gary Sanchez waiting for batting practice
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Yankees' catcher Gary Sanchez waiting for batting practice during spring training in Tampa, FL on Feb. 13, 2020.

New York Yankees' catcher Winston Sawyer during spring
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Yankees' catcher Winston Sawyer during spring training in Tampa, FL on Feb. 13, 2020.

After throwing off the mound in the bullpen,
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After throwing off the mound in the bullpen, Yankees pitcher Gerrit Cole, second from left, held court with his teammates and coach on the first day of spring training in Tampa on Feb. 12, 2020.

New York Yankees' pitcher Aroldis Chapman warming up
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New York Yankees' pitcher Aroldis Chapman warming up his arm during spring training in Tampa on Feb. 12, 2020.

New York Yankees' Gary Sanchez fielding deep balls
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New York Yankees' Gary Sanchez fielding deep balls during spring training in Tampa on Feb. 11, 2020.

Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge looks on during spring
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Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge looks on during spring training in Tampa on Feb. 11, 2020.

Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka warms up his arm
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Yankees' pitcher Masahiro Tanaka warming up his arm before throwing in the bullpen on the first day of spring training in Tampa, FL on Feb. 12, 2020.

New York Yankees' pitching coach Matt Blake third
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Yankees' pitching coach Matt Blake third from left, enjoying the practice on the first day of spring training in Tampa, FL on Feb. 12, 2020.

New York Yankees' pitcher Gerrit Cole warming up
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Yankees' pitcher Gerrit Cole warming up his arm before throwing in the bullpen on the first day of spring training in Tampa, FL on Feb. 12, 2020.

Yankees pitcher Gerrit Cole warms up his arm
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Yankees pitcher Gerrit Cole warms up his arm before throwing in the bullpen on the first day of spring training in Tampa, Fla., on Wednesday.

New York Yankees' pitcher Gerrit Cole warming up
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Yankees' pitcher Gerrit Cole warming up his arm before throwing in the bullpen on the first day of spring training in Tampa, FL on Feb. 12, 2020.

New York Yankees spring training in Tampa, FL
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The Yankees work out during spring training in Tampa, Fla., on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020.

New York Yankees' Miguel Andujar fielding deep balls
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New York Yankees' Miguel Andujar fields deep balls during spring training in Tampa, Fla., on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020.

New York Yankees' Gary Sanchez taking batting practice
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New York Yankees' Gary Sanchez takes batting practice during spring training in Tampa, Fla., on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020.

Yankees pitcher Luis Severino after warming up his
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New York Yankees pitcher Luis Severino after warming up his arm during spring training in Tampa, Fla., on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020.

Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge fields a fly ball
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New York Yankees' Aaron Judge fields deep balls during spring training in Tampa, Fla., on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020.

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