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Gene Michael, who built Yankees into World Series champs in the '90s, dies at 79

Gene Michael, the slick-fielding shortstop nicknamed Stick who went on to manage the New York Yankees and then as an executive built a powerhouse that won four World Series in five years, died Thursday. He was 79. Michael had a heart attack and died at his home in Oldsmar, Fla., said his wife, Joette....
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