Podcast: One-on-One with Raul Ibanez

Raul Ibanez grew up in Miami as a Yankee fan. He loved third basemen from George Brett to Mike Schmidt to Graig Nettles. That is why it has been extra special for Ibanez to excel in a Yankee uniform.

Listen to the complete interview:

Play DownloadOn Thursday, ESPN New York's Andrew Marchand and Ibanez spoke about his experience. In the background, you may here Curtis Granderson coughing, prompting Marchand to ask Ibanez how he stays healthy in the locker room.

Ibanez also said what he thinks of radio play-by-play announcer John Sterling's HR call when he says "Raul is so cool."