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Yankees acquire outfielder Andrew Benintendi....

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from the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night....

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marking the start of what may be a frenzy of transactions before next week's trade deadline.....

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Benintendi, a left-handed hitter, was selected to play in his first MLB All-Star Game....

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this year. He has played in 93 games this season and is currently hitting.320.....

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a career high, with three home runs, 39 RBIs, and a.788 OPS.....

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In the agreement, which both clubs acknowledged later in the evening.....

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Recently, Benintendi was in the news for events unrelated to baseball......

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Benintendi has informed family and friends that he will obtain the vaccination.....