The Sunday baseball notes takes a closer look at Alex Rodriguez’s options if he opts out. His best bet might be to stay right where he is.
Bobby Abreu drove in five runs as the Yankees beat the Rays. Chien-Ming Wang, Ron Villone and Mariano Rivera pitched well.
Kenny Lofton backed the racism claims of Gary Sheffield. This notebook also has info on Rivera, Jorge Posada, Kei Igawa, Joba Chamberlain, a new toy for the captain and a football coach stopping by to visit.
Odd (1:40 p.m.) game time today. Back around 12:30 with the lineups and updates.