Found September 13, 2012 on Outside the Boxscore:
If the New York Yankees needed a metaphor for bad times a comin', the below photo might be omen if they don't make the playoffs. After their loss to the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday, the Yankees team bus was leaving Fenway Park but the driver collided with one of the steel-meshed gates inside the park. The gate broke a window on the bus as seen in the below photo: (Courtesy of NESN)
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