Palladino: Yankees’ Problems Have Nothing To Do With A-Rod’s PED IssuesAlex Rodriguez hasn't been part of the team. He is not a distraction, but simply a sideshow. It’s the only issue of which he is guiltless.
Joe Girardi Not 'Trying To Reinvent The Game' By Batting Pitcher 8thGirardi took the unusual step Wednesday to help protect his left-handed heavy lineup against a Rockies bullpen filled with left-handed relievers.
Sweeny: Grand Lineup? Yankees Fans Don't Think So, But Girardi Has His ReasonsLineup questions are all the rage these days. It seems unfathomable to many fans that Joe Girardi would bat his leading home run (and strikeout) man in the leadoff spot.