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Yankees' rookies given one-sie pajamas for team flight

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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) A baseball ritual lightened the mood in the New York Yankees' clubhouse after a tough defeat.

Rookies were given Yankees' one-sie pajamas to wear for the flight to Toronto after a 2-0 loss to Tampa Bay Thursday night, part of a ''Baby Bombers'' theme.

Gary Sanchez, Mason Williams, Luis Cessa, Tyler Austin and Richard Bleier were among those modeling the attire for a group photo with manager Joe Girardi. Infielder Ronald Torreyes sported a baby bonnet.

A number of coaches and teammates were all smiles and laughing when taking cellphone photos just before the team left Tropicana Field for the airport.

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Teams through the majors have similar activities during the final month of the season.