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Yankees bring Leyritz back into the fold

The Yankees have hired former World Series hero, Jim Leyritz, to a personal service contract and will work with the team in different capasitiies, according to Mark Feinsand of the NY Daily News. Leyritz, who hit dramatic late inning homers in '95 and '96, has been out of baseball for a few years following manslaughter charges ...

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Leyritz Has Book Coming Out in Spring

Via Frank DiGiacomo of the NY Daily News: Baseball fans who'd love to know what Jim Leyritz was thinking while he stood trial for DUI manslaughter in Florida will get some answers next spring. That's when HCI Books plans to publish the former Yankees catcher's memoir, tentatively titled "Beating The Odds," that Leyritz is writing with ...

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