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Mark Montgomery could slide into Yankees bullpen on can't-hit pitch
nydailynews.com Updated Feb 16, 2013
The legend of Mark Montgomery’s slider precedes him. The 22-year old righthander has yet to pitch above the Double-A level in the minors, and yet his hard-breaking slider is fast becoming the most talked-about pitch in Yankeeland since Mariano Rivera unUpvote Share Tweet
Rafael Soriano planned to arrive early in camp with the Washington Nationals. He was delayed by visa issues, but the team's new closer showed up Saturday in good shape and ready to get to work.Upvote Share TweetTAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- CC Sabathia wasn't surprised his first pitch was well inside off the plate. The important thing was the New York Yankees' ace felt good.Upvote Share Tweet
Seeing Double, and Triple, at Yankees Campnytimes.com Updated Feb 16, 2013With 84 players expected in camp and 19 numbers held out of circulation for varied reason, the Yankees do not have enough uniform numbers to go around. So they doubled up.Upvote Share TweetThe problem was with Mariano Rivera's knee and never his arm, so the Yankees' closer expressed no surprise that his 30-pitch bullpen session flowed so smoothly on Saturday.Upvote Share Tweet