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Joe Torre: Posada plays in the Bronx or nowhere

Joe Torre will always be wrapped up in Yankees news. Today is no different. When asked about Jorge Posada, he said, rightfully so, that he can’t see Posada playing anyplace else other than New York. From this blogger’s perspective, he’s right. Jorgie finished this season with a solid last quarter and a good playoffs, batting .421 vs Detroit. The problem…

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Jorge Posada has his swan song. Now retire.

A swan song is someone’s final effort or performance before death or retirement. Posada had his today and now it’s time to go. Fitzandvig were happy to hear when Big Triple Girardi pulled him out of the lineup last week with no future playing time guaranteed. This benching coincided well with the return of Eric Chavez, the emergence of Eduardo…

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