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Alex Rodriguez Arrives At Yankees Camp, Says He’s Done Playing For Good
February 21st, 2017 at 4:22 PM
***PHOTO1*** TAMPA, Fla. (CBSNewYork/AP) â?? Alex Rodriguez maintains he will not attempt a comeback. Released last August with more than a year left in his $275 million, 10-year contract, A-Rod spent his first day as New York Yankees spring training guest instructor. Asked Tuesday whether he is retired, the 41-year-old responded:...

Keidel: Considering Time And Circumstance, Girardi Has Done Just Fine With Yankees
February 21st, 2017 at 12:52 PM
***PHOTO1*** By Jason Keidel» More Columns Maybe Millennials don't remember, but we once had a mayor who exhorted a crowd by bellowing, "How am I doin'?" After a while, it took on a rhetorical tone. The self-certain mayor of Gotham was Ed Koch, who knew that New Yorkers love confidence, success, and...

Sweeny: Bird Is Again The Word At First Base For Yankees
February 21st, 2017 at 8:52 AM
***PHOTO1*** By Sweeny Murti» More Columns TAMPA, Fla. (WFAN) â?? Here's the scary part about Greg Bird's spectacular 2015 debut with the Yankees. He knew all along that this shoulder wasn't right. So when you ask him if he feels like he did before last February's surgery on the torn labrum in...

Smiling Instructor Swisher Lights Up Yankees Spring Training
February 21st, 2017 at 7:23 AM
***PHOTO1*** TAMPA, Fla. (CBSNewYork/AP) â?? Nick Swisher has arrived as a New York Yankees guest spring training instructor and Alex Rodriguez is on deck. Swisher worked with outfielders Monday during his first day, which came three days after announcing his retirement as a player. "I never have to worry about an...

Palladino: Yankees Shouldn’t Wait To Extend Girardi’s Contract
February 20th, 2017 at 7:55 AM
***PHOTO1*** By Ernie Palladino» More Ernie Palladino Columns Brian Cashman rebuilt a Yankees farm system that has presented Joe Girardi with a much-needed supply of young blood. That's a good thing. But one more item needs tending to: a contract extension for the manager, himself. Girardi, you see, is going into the...