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Bartolo Colon, best pitcher on Yankees?

The 37-year-old continues his improbable comeback, and is becoming indispensable

Updated: April 28, 2011, 10:32 AM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- There are a lot more people in the stands at Yankee Stadium who look like Bartolo Colon than do Alex Rodriguez or Derek Jeter.

And so far, that has been a big part of the big fella's appeal -- the fact that on a major league baseball field, he has been doing extraordinary things with an extremely ordinary body.

But the time has come to stop regarding Bartolo Colon as a circus act and recognize him for what he is: the best starting pitcher on the New York Yankees so ...

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