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The New York Yankees found their season slogan Thursday. They have Aaron Boone’s ejection to thank for that.
As Boone was being tossed from Game 1 of the team’s doubleheader, he called the Yankees “f---ing savages in the box.”
How did the players feel about the whole thing? First baseman Luke Voit got behind Boone’s words, saying the Yankees “are a bunch of savages.”
— SNY (@SNYtv) July 19, 2019
The team got behind that phrase in other ways too.
The Yankees were playing some song between games with lyrics that prominently featured the word “savage”
— Lindsey Adler (@lindseyadler) July 18, 2019
— New York Yankees (@Yankees) July 18, 2019
Given that, it wouldn’t come as a surprise to see a few Yankees wearing those t-shirts in the coming days. Even if they don’t fully agree with the message, the opportunity to troll their manager is too tempting to pass up.
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