Power shifting in Yankees' infield

Bombers' Jeter-Rodriguez dynasty to make way for Teixeira-Cano combo?

Updated: August 31, 2010, 8:55 AM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- With age and injury slowly limiting the left side of the infield, the Yankees' power is shifting to the right.

Derek Jeter and Alex Rodriguez still have the Hollywood names, but who is more important on the field for this stretch run and for the postseason: Jeter and A-Rod or Robinson Cano and Mark Teixeira?

When CC Sabathia isn't pitching, the end of this season and the postseason could very much look like Monday night did in the Bronx. The Yankees' hitters overcoming ...

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