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Yankees home opener delayed 1 day due to snow

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The New York Yankees were forced to delay the home opener at Yankee Stadium Monday due to a spring snowstorm.

The Yankees were set to take the field at 1:05 p.m. Monday.

The game has been rescheduled for Tuesday at 4:05 p.m.

The Yankees said in a tweet that all gates will open to ticketed fans at 2 p.m. Tuesday. Pregame ceremonies are expected to begin at 3:30 p.m.

Monday’s storm dropped over 6 inches of snow on parts of New York and New Jersey.

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