Originally written on Next Impulse Sports  |  Last updated 10/24/14
Let me preface this piece by saying in no way is this a pro-Yankee stance, and that I will never steal buy a Joe Pepitone jersey.  I also promise to never partake in the suite-service of the Legends seats that sit directly behind home plate.  I will never accept free tickets to do this!  It’s terrible that you can eat high-quality shrimp and lobster while watching one of the most legendary teams of all time – of any sport.  They will be turned down immediately with every ounce of pro-American/anti-Yankee spirit in my body!  Did you hear me, Jeff? With that said, we think it’s fair you take a look at what this team is doing this year.  Sitting in fourth place, the Yankees find themselves eight games out of 1st place in the AL East.  However, at eight games over .500, and with the newly created Wild-Card play-in game, at the moment the Bronx Bombers find themselves only 4.5 games away from making the playoffs.  That doesn’t seem like quite the accomplishment of a team with a payroll h...
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