Originally written on Baseball Hot Corner  |  Last updated 4/15/13
The New York Yankees have been surviving so far.  They are 6-5 on the season and there is a positive vibe.  There was a negative tone all through the winter and into spring training, especially after Curtis Granderson and Mark Teixeira went down with injuries.  Derek Jeter also was set back and is still injured.  There were no real expectations from outside sources for the first time in a very long time.  The Yankees have come together though and got contributions from a lot of guys especially the older players they brought in who a lot of people thought would never be able to play well. Lyle Overbay, Vernon Wells, Brennan Boesch, Ben Francisco, Eduardo Nunez, Jayson Nix, Francisco Cervelli are all names of guys that have been helping this Yankees team.  They are either guys that were brought in at the end of spring training.  They are guys that were cut by other teams or have been bench players/minor league players for the Yankees but are now starting games or otherwise making huge...
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