He’s still just 27 years old, but Robinson Cano is now a five-year major league veteran and he’ll take a bigger role in the Yankees lineup this season. Cano is expected to bat fifth for the Yankees, in a lineup that manager Joe Girardi will debut in Tuesday’s exhibition game against the Astros.
That story also has a few notes on yesterday’s game, CC Sabathia’s improved mechanics and the latest round of cuts from big league camp.
There is absolutely nothing going on at George M. Steinbrenner Field today. No game. No workouts. No batting practice or bullpen sessions. The entire team has the day off before going back at it on Tuesday.