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Yanks introduce Rafael Soriano

Updated: January 19, 2011, 11:26 AM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- The New York Yankees think the addition of reliever Rafael Soriano gives them the strongest bullpen in baseball.

Soriano was introduced at Yankee Stadium on Wednesday and put on a pinstriped jersey with No. 29, a day after completing a $35 million, three-year contract.

He becomes the primary setup man for Mariano Rivera. The Yankees failed to land Cliff Lee and didn't like any of the other starting pitchers on the free-agent market, so they spent on relief.

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