George M. Steinbrenner Field
Rodriguez had used the stall just to the side of the back entrance of the clubhouse at Steinbrenner Field. There was no nameplate on it Friday and no uniforms hanging inside.
Married to one of George Steinbrenner’s daughters, Steve Swindal was a general partner of the Yankees from 1998-06 and chairman of the Yankees’ parent company. These days, Swindal works with players who hope to join the Yankees — or any other team in the big leagues.
Every spring Yankees guest instructors include Hall of Famers like Yogi Berra, Reggie Jackson, and Goose Gossage, and other pinstripe greats like Ron Guidry and Tino Martinez. Returning for the first time Monday was the tall lefty from Texas, Andy Pettitte.
Sweeny Murti breaks down the 12 most important questions for the Yankees going into Spring Training.
The Yankees turned their attention to Cliff Lee as the winter meetings began, having all but finished negotiations to re-sign Derek Jeter and Mariano Rivera.