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Yanks see thin market for setup men

Updated: July 29, 2010, 10:16 PM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

With Saturday's 4 p.m. deadline fast approaching, the New York Yankees don't see anyone on the market right now who could come in and be an automatic replacement for Joba Chamberlain as the new bridge to Mariano Rivera, a baseball official with knowledge of the team's thinking said.

"If there was a guy like that [available], the whole industry would be running after him," the baseball official said.

Royals All-Star closer Joakim Soria, 26, fits the criteria of what the Yankees ...

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