Jerry Recco returned from the time-off noticeably refreshed and, with a golden tan, prepared to deliver his trademark informative and entertaining updates all morning long. That is exactly what he did.
Jerry got things started with the Yankees 6-5 win over the Rays on Sunday afternoon at the Stadium, which was highlighted by the return of Derek Jeter and capped off with Alfonso Soriano’s fourth hit of the day — a walk-off. Following the game, Suzyn Waldman caught up with Jeter and asked him about his “flair for the dramatic” — which Craig seemed to enjoy.
Plus, the Mets get roughed up in Washington — losing to the Nats, 14-1 — causing Terry Collins to mutter through his postgame media session, Craig’s equipment malfunction was blamed on Steve Somers, Tino Martinez resigns as the Marlins hitting coach amid allegations of abuse and Al Dukes is getting noticeably stronger thanks to “Insanity-ing” his face off.
Also, Rex Ryan appears to have been “neutered” by the Jets when it comes to choosing a starting QB, the Giants safety Will Hill gets suspended for four games for marijuana use and Jason Pierre-Paul may not be ready for week 1…