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Never Count Out The Yankees

(Giancarlo Stanton celebrates his big home run Wednesday night – @Yankees)

When Yankees legend Ron Guidry was at Yankee Stadium last week, he was asked about what qualities he saw in the current Yankees that were similar to his championship teams in 1977 and 1978.

“When you watch them, it’s like they think that they’re never out of a game,” Guidry said. “No matter how many runs they’re down, they think they can come back and win. They’ve done it, scored three four runs here and there, seventh, eighth, ninth. So, that’s what you need to have a championship club.”

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Catching Up With Lousiana Lightning

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Yankees legend Ron Guidry was at Yankee Stadium on Thursday night to throw out the first pitch on his bobblehead night.

This also was a celebration of the 40th anniversary of when he struck out 18 California Angels on June 17, 1978.

Guidry spoke to the media afterwards and talked about the current Yankees team, what made his championship teams special and The Boss, George Steinbrenner.

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Yankees Old-Timers’ Day Roster & Information

(Andy Pettitte was at Yankee Stadium on Friday and will play in his first Old’Timers’ Day game on Sunday – @Yankees) 

The Yankees’ 72nd annual Old-Timers’ Day will be held tomorrow,  Father’s Day, Sunday, June 17. This is the 10th Old-Timers’ Day at the current Yankee Stadium.

Gates open for fans with valid tickets at 10 a.m., and Old-Timers’ batting practice will be held from 10:15 – 11:15 a.m.

Fans are asked to be in their seats at 11:30 a.m. for Old-Timers introductions.

The Old-Timers’ game will begin approximately 12:30 p.m.

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