Joe Girardi was in good company as the Yankees beat the Blue Jays on Opening Day.
Sam Borden looked around the Stadium and realized these are the last firsts we’ll see there.
Rick Carpiniello sees good signs from Alex Rodriguez.
Chien-Ming Wang was a winner for his new manager. Brian Heyman has the story.
Melky Cabrera had a huge night. This notebook also has news on Joba, Mr. October, Robbie Cano, lots of cheering and a few boos.
Mighty UMass beat Florida in the NIT semis and will face Ohio State for the title. Kevin Devaney has the story. It’s hard to believe such a top-flight school with a journalism department second to none would be a hoops power.