Pudge Rodriguez was anxious to get started with the Yankees.
The Yankees played the best team in baseball last night and got crushed. It was the first of 10 against the Angels, as Josh Thomson writes.
The Yankees were happy to see Manny Ramirez go to Boston.
Jose Molina is headed back to the bench. This notebook by Josh also has updates on Edwar Ramirez, Brian Bruney, Chad Moeller, Chris Britton, a minor trade and some news on Torii Hunter.