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Security beefed up at Yankee Stadium

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Security is being beefed up at Yankee Stadium this week.

It is all part of Major League Baseball's safety plan. 

Ticketholders going to Tuesday night's game against the Houston Astros will notice metal detectors in place at some of the gates.

They'll be asked to remove cellphones and large metal objects from their pockets before walking through them.

Fans that opt not go through the metal detectors will be checked with a hand-held device instead.

All 30 Major League ballparks will have the metal detectors installed by the start of next season.

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