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Mets, Yankees: Two teams going in different directions

Russell Martin #55 of the New York Yankees

Russell Martin #55 of the New York Yankees celebrates his game winning walk off home run against the New York Mets with Curtis Granderson #14 and Alex Rodriguez #13 defeating them 5-4. (June 10, 2012) Photo Credit: Getty Images

This almost felt unfair. After winning the first two games of this Subway Series, the Yankees had little use for yesterday's finale. It was like having a 24-ounce porterhouse at Del Frisco's, then heading across town for surf and turf at Smith & Wollensky.

It's great, sure, but not really necessary. So when Russell Martin took Jon Rauch over the leftfield wall for that walk-off homer in...

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