Daily Archives: February 20, 2012

Yankees discussed a 3-year extension with Russell Martin

At the end of last season, Yankees general manager Brian Cashman made it obvious that he is a fan of Russell Martin, calling him Thurman Munson-like. So it shouldn’t come as much of shock to hear that the Yankees briefly … Continue reading

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AJ claims too much tinkering and Martin agrees

How did the Yankees go from paying A.J. Burnett $82.5 million to paying $20 million just so he would go pitch for somebody else? A.J. thinks it might be too much tinkering from the coaching staff. “I let a few … Continue reading

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Quote: Mariano Rivera sounds like a man ready to retire

At age 42, Mariano Rivera didn’t come out and say that he was retiring after this season, but he sure dropped what seems to have been a big hint that this year could be his last. Speaking with Andrew Marchand … Continue reading

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Girardi addresses Yankees 2012 issues

Yesterday was the first day for pitchers and catchers to report for spring training, but on the first day they do little more than check in and take a physical so today is really the first day of spring training. … Continue reading

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