- Dave Winfield played nine seasons with the Yankees. It wasn’t easy.
By Glen Sparks
The description “all-around athlete” gets bandied about by coaches, broadcasters and writers. 827 more words
For the second straight night, the previous game’s hero was on the bench. Mark Teixeira switched places with Tyler Austin Thursday night. Tex was getting rest after his thrilling grand slam with two out in the bottom of the ninth inning Wednesday night to climax a huge comeback for the Yankees, who avoided elimination from the American League wild card chase with a 5-3 victory over the Red Sox, who nevertheless clinched the AL East title. 401 more words