Bronx Bullpen the Best in the Bigs: The Reason Why the Yankees Are in First Place

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Bronx Bullpen the Best in the Bigs: The Reason Why the Yankees Are in First Place
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It is July 22, and The New York Yankees are in first place for the first time since June 8.

The Bronx Bombers being the current Kings of the AL East is due to a combination of many factors, the most important being a five game winning streak.

The second most important being a four game slide from Boston.

In a close third, comes the Yankees' bullpen and the focal point of this article.

Here is a list of reasons why the Yankees not only have the best bullpen in baseball, but can use their talented relievers to continue to stay in first place.

If your team is down by one run or more and Joe Girardi makes a call to the bullpen, good luck.

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