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  Strawberry punch: New York's Darryl Strawberry is greeted at home plate by Derek Jeter (left) after his three-run homer. AP

Complete defeat

Yankees hold Texas to just one run in three games

Darryl Strawberry hit a three-run homer to wrap up the Yankees' Divisional Series sweep over the hapless Rangers.
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  • Rangers' cold bats face the heat of the Rocket
    The Texas Rangers led the majors with a .293 average, yet a homer by Juan Gonzalez is the only Texas run of the series.
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    Potent Texas lineup fails to show up again
    The Rangers pitching staff did their job, but Texas was easily swept as its hitters managed just one run in the three-game series.
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    Despite distractions, Yankees ready to repeat
    Joltin' Joe and Catfish died and their manager was stricken with cancer. Even so, the Yankees are ready to return to the Series.
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    Yankees beat Rangers to take 2-0 series lead
    Andy Pettitte shut down Texas as the Yankees beat the Rangers for the eighth straight time with a dominating 3-1 performance.
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    Hernandez shuts down potent Texas offense in opener
    Orlando Hernandez held the Rangers scoreless for eight innings, and Bernie Williams hit a three-run homer to beat Texas 8-0.
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    Williams justified his contract in opener
    Bernie Williams' $87.5 million seemed like a bargain after his dominating performance in the Yankees' opener.
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    Yankees watching Mets with intense interest
    The Yankees admit that Subway Series thoughts are running through their mind after watching the Mets win their opener.
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    Zimmer returning next year for 52nd season
    Don Zimmer experienced a scary moment in the Yankees' playoff opener, but he will be back on the bench next season.
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    Torre not taking another AL East title for granted
    Joe Torre overcame cancer and a draining season, and he was happier than anyone to celebrate the Yankees' division title.
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    Game 1
    New York 8, Texas 0
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    Game 2
    New York 3, Texas 1

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    New York 3, Texas 0

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