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Thursday, March 28, 2019

Aaron Boone sees extra motivation in 2019 Yankees

NEW YORK (AP) — Manager Aaron Boone sees even more motivation in this year’s New York Yankees.

“They’ve had a couple of really good teams here that have been close, and the disappointment of an ending when you feel like you have a team capable of greatness I think does add a log to the fire,” he said Wednesday. “It does add a little extra kick to wanting this to get done, and I think that adds to everyone’s hunger a little bit.”

New York worked out at Yankee Stadium ahead of Thursday’s opener against Baltimore. The Yankees have not reached the World Series since winning the 2009 title and haven’t finished first in the AL East since 2012.

Mind you, they’ve still made the playoffs in three of the six years since, so….

 

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