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Can't anybody here hit this baseball?

Joe Girardi has faith in his Bombers. Where it's coming from is anyone's guess.

Updated: June 15, 2013, 5:30 PM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- You need to go back nearly a quarter century, back to the days when Jesse Barfield was the most productive hitter in their lineup and the manager's job was a tag team of Bucky Dent and Stump Merrill, to find a Yankees team as offensively challenged as the one we are watching right now.

That 1990 team averaged an anemic 3.72 runs per game, on its way to a mere 67 wins and a seventh-place finish in a seven-team division.

This team, which is averaging an only ...

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