A-Rod saga masked Yanks' ugly truth

At 6-12 since the All-Star break, Bombers' blemishes have gone largely unnoticed

Updated: August 9, 2013, 12:06 AM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

Since May 25, only three teams in Major League Baseball have worse records than the New York Yankees: The Astros. The Giants.

And the White Sox, who just completed a three-game sweep of the Yankees early Thursday morning in Chicago.

You can make the argument that by virtue of the outcome of that series, the Yankees are now the worst team in baseball. After all, if you need to beat the best to be the best, it stands to reason that if you lose to the worst, you become the worst.

That ...

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