by Rob Fleder
A New York Yankees hat and glove rest in the dugout before a game at Oriole Park at Camden Yards.
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April 9, 2012 The New York Yankees may be the most polarizing team in the U.S. In a new collection, Damn Yankees: Twenty-Four Major League Writers on the World's Most Loved (and Hated) Team, writers share the stories behind their passions. In many cases, rooting for or against the team has little to do with sports.
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