A.J. Burnett was good but Josh Johnson was better as the Marlins edged the Yankees 2-1
A-Rod pinch hit last night and will play today — at least that’s the plan. This notebook also has an update on Xavier Nady.
If the Yankees make a trade, here are some possible targets.
A few other stories for you to be aware of …
He admitted to alcoholism while a member of the Yankees and is now in AA trying to clean up his life. The Yankees have never said so on the record, but their decision to trade Proctor in 2007 was related in part to his off-field activities. Proctor is out for the rest of the season following Tommy John surgery and hopes to continue his career in 2010.
Meanwhile, according to the Palm Beach Post, A-Rod put aside his fatigue on Friday night and was out until 2:30 a.m. with Kate Hudson.