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Bombers spread Bronx cheer in D.C.

President Obama gets a taste of Yankee Stadium at the White House

Updated: April 27, 2010, 4:41 PM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The stately East Room of the White House sounded like the Bronx. The pristine room, which features a 210-year-old portrait of George Washington, now had one Yankees fan shouting out, "Hip, Hip" before a chorus exclaimed, "Jorge," as they sat in suits, ties and business attire.

As the Yankees stood on a platform, waiting for the president to be introduced, the historic room suddenly sounded as if it were being invaded by a Bleacher Creature, as a fan chanted, "De-rek, ...

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