Gary Sheffield returned to Tampa and had some opinions on Alex Rodriguez.
As a writer, I’ll miss Sheff. He always had something to say and you could kid around with him. But, it was a good trade.
Bobby Murcer says he will be back on YES this season. This notebook also details a shaky outing for Kei Igawa and a good spring debut for Mariano Rivera. Check out the game report at the bottom for an amusing anedcote involving Brian Cashman.
Finally, the Journal News has a “Behind the Scenes” series and this week we looked at the numbers game in spring training. It’s a little off-beat but that’s what spring training is for.