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Q: Were the Yankees the winning team of the American League or the National League?
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Are the yankees in the american or national league?

The New York Yankees are in the American League.

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No Yankees player has ever won the National League batting championship as the Yankees play in the American League.

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the Yankees (American league east) and the Mets (national league east)

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