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Thursday May 23rd 2024


New York Yankees: Are They Really American League East Underdogs?

to two-time All-Star selection Mark Teixeira, the New York Yankees, with the highest payroll and the best offense in the league, are now underdogs.

"I think we relish the underdog role,” Teixeira said. “I love it. I love the fact that people say Boston’s the best team in the league right now. They had a great offseason, they have a great team. If someone picks us second or third in the division, I think we’re going to relish that role. No one’s going to feel sorry for the Yankees."

Now, don't get me wrong, I love Tex.  He's a great player and was much needed after seeing Jason Giambi's defense.  But really, underdogs?  Let's take a quick look at the Yankees and Red Sox from each major section ...

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