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Jeter Can Cleanse A-Rod's Stench

Corey Sipkin/New York Daily News

A-Who?

In all media precincts, the Yankees are taking a beating.

If the Bombers were a prizefighter, they would most resemble Mike Tyson rolling around on the canvas looking for his mouthpiece after being hammered by Buster Douglas.

Unlike Tyson, the Yankees have a savior to pick them up off the canvas: The organization has Derek Jeter to lead it out of this mess with Alex Rodriguez.

The captain’s presence and persona are uplifting. They can cleanse any muck surrounding the organization. In order for fans to keep the faith, they need a reason to believe, a face they can trust. Jeter,...

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