Braves get Cabrera, Dunn, cash

Updated: December 23, 2009, 11:37 AM ET
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NEW YORK -- When Javier Vazquez last threw a pitch for the New York Yankees, it was a nadir in the team's storied history. He gave up two homers to Johnny Damon, including a key grand slam, as the Yankees lost Game 7 of the 2004 AL Championship Series to Boston.

Now Vazquez is back, acquired Tuesday from the Atlanta Braves for outfielder Melky Cabrera as New York tweaks its championship roster in an effort to win back-to-back titles.

The move pushes the Yankees' payroll for next season ...

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