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Pettitte Is Right Guy to Clean Up Yanks' Mess

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Here comes Andy Pettitte again, with a mop and a bucket, to clean up the mess.

Here comes Pettitte, the old reliable who was signed as almost an afterthought in the offseason, being sent to the mound to do what the other pitcher with the $82.5 million contract could not.

Finish this off.

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