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Jorge Posada (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Keidel: Pete Rose Is Many Things, But Wrong About Jorge Posada He’s Not

The New York Times recently ran a revealing piece on Pete Rose. The all-time hits leader is creeping back into baseball through the back door — the media. He’s part of a three-headed think tank on Fox Sports 1.

05/18/2015

Jorge Posada with WFAN's Boomer Esiason and Craig Carton on May 14, 2015. (Photo by Al Dukes/WFAN)

On WFAN: Jorge Posada Sorry For A-Rod Comments

Jorge Posada says he was “cornered” into a headline-grabbing response about his friend and former teammate Alex Rodriguez.

05/14/2015

A-Rod and Jorge Posada in 2009 (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

A-Rod OK Not Playing Field, Harbors No Hard Feelings Toward Posada

If Jorge Posada’s comments got to Rodriguez on Wednesday, he wasn’t showing it.

05/14/2015

Jorge Posada (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

On WFAN: Jorge Posada Softens On A-Rod, Not Pedro

While Posada’s remarks about A-Rod could blow over, his long and bitter rivalry with Martinez isn’t about to end anytime soon.

05/13/2015

Jorge Posada speaks with "CBS This Morning" on May 13, 2015. (credit: CBS This Morning)

Jorge Posada: A-Rod, PED Cheats Shouldn’t Make Hall Of Fame

In an interview with “CBS This Morning,” the former Yankees catcher made it clear he thinks Hall voters should continue to keep the cheaters out of Cooperstown.

05/13/2015

Jorge Posada of the New York Yankees hits a two-run single against in the eighth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays on Sept. 21, 2011 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Keidel: Yankees Putting Jorge Posada In Monument Park Is Just Absurd

I guess Butch Wynegar wasn’t available. The Yankees, who wear the most celebrated uniform on Earth, are handing out plaques like popcorn during a doubleheader.

02/17/2015

Andy Pettitte (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Yankees To Retire Pettitte, Posada, Williams’ Numbers, Honor Trio With Monument Park Plaques

The Yankees are retiring the uniform numbers of Andy Pettitte, Jorge Posada and Bernie Williams and will honor the trio with plaques in Monument Park this season along with Willie Randolph.

02/16/2015

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees meets with former teammates Jorge Posada and Andy Pettitte following a game against the Baltimore Orioles at Yankee Stadium on September 25, 2014. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Keidel: Are Andy, Bernie, Posada And Moose Hall Worthy?

Those teams were bubbling with borderline greats. Do any deserve to hop that opaque line between memorable and immortal?

01/07/2015

Curtis Martin  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Ranking The Best Local Athletes In History By Jersey/Uniform Number: 29-20

Continuing with our weekly rankings of the best local athletes by jersey/uniform number, here are numbers 29-20.

10/21/2014

Derek Jeter stretches with his teammates during batting practice against the Texas Rangers prior to Game 1 of the 2010 ALCS. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Current, Former Yankees Tell Their Favorite Derek Jeter Stories

I asked those who played alongside, managed or coached Jeter along the way for a favorite story or memory, something that stood out when they thought of the captain. This is what they told me…

09/23/2014

Derek Jeter in 1997 (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Baseball Lifers Recall First Impressions Of Derek Jeter

It’s not hard to call up images of a 20-something Jeter and look back on his career. But for those who have spent time with him up close, they have a database that can’t be Googled.

09/22/2014

Derek Jeter and former teammate Jorge Posada are introduced before  the ceremonial first pitch at the New York Yankees' home opener against the Baltimore Orioles on April 7, 2014. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Keidel: Of Recent Yankees Stars, Who Actually Misses Jorge Posada? I Do

Playing catcher in New York City is about more than balls and strikes and strikeouts. Just ask Posada. Too stubborn to assimilate. Too flawed for the Hall of Fame. Too talented to ignore.

07/30/2014

Derek Jeter and former teammate Jorge Posada are introduced before  the ceremonial first pitch at the New York Yankees' home opener against the Baltimore Orioles on April 7, 2014. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Posada Perfectly Sums Up Jeter As Player, Person

There will be many words spoken and written about Derek Jeter between now and the end of this season. I’m not sure anybody will say it any better than “Core Four” member Jorge Posada.

04/08/2014

Derek Jeter steps on to the field for batting practice before his final home opener on April 7, 2014 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Derek Jeter Reunites With ‘Core Four’ For Final Yankees Home Opener

Yankees fans will have at least 80 more chances — hopefully — to say goodbye to Derek Jeter. But the first had a special feel to it, thanks to some old friends.

04/07/2014

Jorge Posada, Mariano Rivera, Derek Jeter and Andy Pettitte in 2008. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Together Again: ‘Core Four’ To Be Reunited At Yankees’ Home Opener

Before the Yankees’ home opener on Monday against the Orioles at 1:05 p.m., the “Core Four” of Derek Jeter, Mariano Rivera, Andy Pettitte and Jorge Posada will be reunited on the field.

04/04/2014

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