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Then in 2010 the Yankees issue a Bank of America sponsored, "World Series Champions 2009" Bat Day bat commemorating the championship won by the Yankees the year before.
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The first Yankee Stadium Bat Day promotion that featured a commemorative bat occurs in 2008, the last year played in the "Old" Yankee Stadium.
A commemorative All-Star game Bat is given away, as the All-Star Game was played at Yankee stadium that year.
The Yankees follow it up in 2009 when they hand out Inaugural season bats celebrating the opening of the "New" Yankee Stadium.