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Ichiro Suzuki of the New York Yankees celebrates with his teammates after he connects on his second solo home run against the Boston Red Sox at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Jason Szenes/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Ichiro Has Found His Stage At Yankee Stadium

The ultimate showman from Japan-slash-Seattle and the Beatles of baseball. It’s as if Jimi Hendrix picked up his guitar and suddenly joined “The Fab Four.”

08/20/2012

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Hartnett: Yankee Pinstripes Can Rejuvenate Ichiro

Ichiro could follow the path of past veterans acquired by the Bombers, guys who have been renewed by the legendary Yankee pinstripes.

07/30/2012

Ichiro Suzuki #31 of the New York Yankees looks on from the dugout prior to the game against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on July 23, 2012 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Ichiro Excited For Yankee Stadium Debut

Ichiro will have a new experience on Friday night when the newest Yankees outfielder makes his debut at home against the Red Sox.

07/26/2012

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Yankees’ Swisher Hopeful Of Returning To Lineup On Friday

New York Yankees outfielder Nick Swisher hopes he can return to the lineup this weekend at home against the Boston Red Sox after missing the last five games with a strained left hip flexor.

07/26/2012

Ichiro Suzuki (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Japan Fans Hopeful For World Series After Ichiro Trade To Yankees

Suzuki is the most recognizable athlete in Japan, where he is revered for his stoicism, perseverance and attention to detail.

07/24/2012

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Girardi Hopes Fans Running On Field Get Punished

“The penalties have to be severe. It just shouldn’t happen,” Girardi said. All four were hauled across the field by police and taken out an outfield gate. Girardi suggested having a cart brought out to quickly remove the offenders and cause less delay.

WFAN–05/29/2011

Mark Teixeira #25 of the New York Yankees celebrates with his team after hitting a game winning RBI in the ninth inning against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium on May 24, 2011 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (credit: Michael Heiman/Getty Images)

Joe Girardi: Road Trippin’ Yankees Are ‘Going To Play Better’

The high-priced 27-21 Yankees know they haven’t played up to par. But they’re in good position to pull away from the Red Sox in the AL East if they can get a streak going. “I think we’re going to play better,” said manager Joe Girardi.

WFAN–05/27/2011