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Boone On Yankees Ahead Of Boston Battle: “We feel like we’re a really good club right now”

Aaron Boone authored one of the biggest moments in the long history of their rivalry with the Boston Red Sox when he hit the game-winning walk-off home run in Game 7 of the American League Championship Series in 2003.

Boone, now the Yankees Manager, is set to lead his team into battle against a 108-win Red Sox team in the Division Series, starting Friday night at Fenway Park.

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Yankees, Led By Early Ruling From Judge, Get By A’s

(Aaron Judge scoring early in the night – @Yankees)

The Yankees beat the Oakland A’s, 7-2, on Wednesday night in the American League Wild Card Game at Yankee Stadium, led by home runs from Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton.

This sets up a matchup between the Yankees and the Boston Red Sox in the American League Division Series.

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Yankees’ Stanton On Wild Card Game: “We’ve got work to do”

(Giancarlo Stanton – @Yankees)

Yankees slugger Giancarlo Stanton will be playing in his first-ever postseason game on Wednesday night when the Yankees take on the Oakland A’s at Yankee Stadium in the American League Wild Card Game.

Stanton, who split time between the outfield and designated hitter, hit .266 with 38 home runs and 100 RBI in his first year in pinstripes.

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Severino Gets Another Chance In Wild Card Game

(Luis Severino – @Yankees)

On Tuesday morning, Yankees Manager Aaron Boone named Luis Severino the starter for the American League Wild Card Game against the Oakland A’s on Wednesday night.

Severino also started last year’s Wild Card game against the Minnesota Twins and was knocked out in the first inning of an eventual Yankees win.

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Yankees Announce Creation Of Yankees-Stonewall Scholars Initiative

On Friday morning, the Yankees announced the creation of the Yankees-Stonewall Scholars Initiative to commemorate the upcoming 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Inn uprising.

It will also celebrate the achievements of New York City Public School graduating seniors who have demonstrated academic achievement, a commitment to equality and impactful support for the LGBTQ community.

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Prostate Cancer Screening At Yankee Stadium Thursday Night

Prostate cancer screenings will be offered on Thursday night at Yankee Stadium prior to and during the Yankees’ 7:05 p.m. game against the Boston Red Sox.

This is the eighth consecutive year that the Yankees have teamed up with New York-Presbyterian, Columbia University Medical Center, Weill Cornell Medicine and Ed Randall’s Fans for the Cure (fans4thecure.org), to save the lives of their fans and employees from prostate cancer during Prostate Cancer Awareness Month by offering a free screening.

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