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Cashman on Yankees’ season: “We failed in our ultimate goal of a championship”

(Yankees General Manager Brian Cashman – Photo by Jason Schott)

BRONX, NY – The Yankees are a team that preaches a win-or-bust mentality, that championships mean everything, but does that mean their season, in which they won 103 games but lost the ALCS to Houston, was a failure?

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Boone After Yanks Fall In ALCS: “The ultimate pain you can feel in sports”

(Yankees Manager Aaron Boone – Photo by Jason Schott)

The Yankees lost the American League Championship Series on Saturday night when Jose Altuve got a two-run walk-off home run to give the Houston Astros a 6-4 win in Game 6.

This is the second time in three years the Yankees have lost to Houston in the ALCS, and it is now ten years that they have not reached the World Series.

“Just so many different emotions. Proud of all our guys,” Yankees Manager Aaron Boone said of his team, which won 103 games in the regular season. “The ultimate pain you can feel in sports, just knowing all that so many put into it. And just know how good of a club we have, to get back into it and then it to end that way, it’s hard and our guys are hurting.

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Chapman Claims Second Straight Reliever Of Month Award For Yankees

(Aroldis Chapman fires one in earlier this season – Photo by Jason Schott)

Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman has been voted the American League Reliever of the Month for August, and Felipe Vázquez of the Pittsburgh Pirates has been named the National League Reliever of the Month honors.

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Boone Says Yankees Have Been Able To “Go out and get ‘er done” Despite Injuries

(Yankees Manager Aaron Boone – Photo by Jason Schott)

Friday was a typical day for the Yankees in this injury-riddled season, as their excitement at getting one big player back, was tempered by seeing another player go on the injured list.

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