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Consider the Yankees dynasty officially over

Originally Published: October 8, 2007
By Howard Bryant | ESPN.com

NEW YORK -- The old dynasty finally fell, and for good Monday night in the Bronx. The descent started in the afternoon with a harbinger: The Yankees removed the 45-year-old Roger Clemens from the postseason roster, a move as symbolically significant for a team that has squeezed a generation's worth of nostalgia and performance out of its old bones as it was necessary because they were short a pitcher.

Over four hours on an 87-degree night, the crumbling continued, with only ...

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