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Bernie Re-Establishing Himself

NEW YORK – Bernie Williams says he's a more mature player than two or three years ago. That's a good thing, because he may need that maturity to carry him through the rest of this season.

Williams had a strong day at the plate in Thursday's 7-4 victory over the Anaheim Angels at Yankee Stadium, going 3-for-4 with a solo homer off of losing pitcher John Lackey, but it doesn't change the fact that Williams' role on this club is – and will continue to be – diminished. Manager Joe Torre says that the Yankees haven't given up on Williams, the Yankees' resident five-time All-Star, and... Recommended Stories

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