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Andy Pettitte retires again and Mike Francesa turned Friday into another tribute. **Follow us on Twitter, View via Our Mobile Site, or Return to BobsBlitz.comFollow us on Twitter. Subscribe or Return to Bob's Blitz.
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Sources: Pettitte to announce retirement

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Yankee’s Andy Pettitte to Announce Retirement Today

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Seems like just yesterday Mike Francesa called Joba Chamberlain the 'best pitcher in baseball' & then denied it

Seems like just yesterday Mike Francesa called Joba Chamberlain the 'best pitcher in baseball' and then denied it 45 seconds later. **Follow us on Twitter, View via Our Mobile Site, or Return to BobsBlitz.comFollow us on Twitter. Subscribe or Return to Bob's Blitz.
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