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Yanks fill needs with Nady, Marte

Originally Published: July 27, 2008
By Peter Pascarelli | ESPN

BOSTON -- Rarely does a team venture into the trade market and obtain exactly what it wants.

But such a scenario has happened this weekend for the red-hot New York Yankees, who carry an eight-game winning streak into tonight's ESPN "Sunday Night Baseball" game against the Boston Red Sox.

Love them or loathe them, the Yankees achieved a trading daily double by obtaining a much-needed everyday bat (outfielder Xavier Nady) and a proven left-handed reliever (Damaso Marte) in the same ...

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