Grounds crew putting the final touches on George M. Steinbrenner Field. Yankees start home spring training games on Friday, February 24th vs Phillies.
A-Rod says chance of return at 'zero' percent
Alex Rodriguez rejoined the Yankees at camp Tuesday but said he's officially retired.
Sens' Ryan out 4-6 weeks with broken finger
The Senators will be without forward Bobby Ryan for four to six weeks because of a broken finger.
It sounds like Alex Rodriguez will be adding to his TV responsibilities. He and YES are in talks about a role, network spokesman Eric Handler said. It would be easy to see A-Rod doing some Yankee broadcast. A-Rod has already worked on Fox's playoff coverage. YES and Fox are part of the same company.
Revis' assault hearing pushed back to March
Darrelle Revis' hearing on charges stemming from an incident in Pittsburgh has been pushed back to March 15.
Alex Rodriugez said he doesn't see managing his future: "I'm trying to get my life back in order," Rodriguez said. "I'm trying to manage my daughters and, most of the time, they are managing me."
Orioles acquire P Richard Bleier from Yankees
Baltimore acquired its second left-handed pitcher in three days when the New York Yankees dealt Richard Bleier to the Orioles for a player to be named or cash.
A-Rod reiterates retirement.
Despite being a guest instructor at Yankees spring training, Alex Rodriguez tells reporters he has no intentions of playing again or managing a team.
Alex Rodriguez claimed that after he was let go by the Yankees, there were a "few" teams interested in him last year, but he didn't return any of their calls. It is known the Marlins had some interest in A-Rod. Rodriguez would not reveal the other teams.
Victor Cruz could fill slot role on Panthers.
Health looms large for Cruz in 2017 but the Panthers don't have a wide receiver like him.
A-Rod on putting on a Yankees uniform again.
Darrelle Revis' pre-trial hearing, scheduled for Thursday in Pittsburgh, has been pushed back to March 15, his attorney, Robert Del Greco, confirmed. The Jets have to make a decision on Revis' roster spot by March 10, when a $2 million roster bonus is due. Revis is facing four first-degree felony charges, including aggravated assault.
A-Rod says he had a few offers to play again at the end of the season and declined them.
A-Rod says he is officially retired.
Joe Girardi said he thought it would be natural for Alex Rodriguez would think about making a comeback after hanging around the team as a special advisor. There is no indication that is in A-Rod's mind. A-Rod is going to speak shortly.
NHL, NHLPA looking at revamping schedule
The competitive disparity in teams' records coming off a bye week has led to talks between the NHL and NHLPA.
Yankees manager Joe Girardi said he wouldn't be surprised if Alex Rodríguez would at least think about a comeback while he's at spring training as an instructor.
Nets' BPI projections good news for Celts.
With an NBA-worst 9-47 record, Brooklyn is getting the highest odds to secure a top-three pick in this year's draft from BPI. The Celtics, who can swap for the pick, will gladly take that.
Knicks not getting good odds for playoffs.
BPI is giving New York a better chance to secure a top-three pick in the draft (12 percent) than to make the playoffs (two percent). The Knicks are four games back of the eighth seed in the East.
Yankees manager Joe Girardi jokes that he may ask A-Rod to coach 1st or 3B when some of his coaches leave for the WBC.
Yankees General Manager Brian Cashman and spring training instructor Alex Rodriguez watch batting practice in Tampa.
A-Rod talking to Yankees GM Brian Cashman.
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