A.J. Burnett couldn’t get through three innings as the Yankees again fell to the Red Sox.
Brian Bruney is getting close to a return — but not that close. This notebook also has updates on Chien-Ming Wang and Hideki Matsui.
The Yankees took a five-tool outfielder with their first pick of the draft.
The AccuWeather people say it’s the dimensions, not the wind that is leading to all the homers at Yankee Stadium.
The Yankees have claimed since construction started that the dimensions at the Stadium would be the same as the old Stadium. But that is obviously not the case in right field. The wall is shorter (particularly in the corner) and the gap is shorter. The players noticed that during the first exhibition game.