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Wednesday, March 14, 2001

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So much for those Andruw Jones-Ruben Rivera debates.

The Original Gary Posted: March 14, 2001 at 11:58 PM | 2 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Bruce Markusen Posted: March 15, 2001 at 01:41 AM (#66014)
Rivera would be a great backup outfielder on a pennant contender. He can do it all defensively, plus he has enough speed to be utilized as a pinch-runner. (A great fit for the Yankees, given the continuing problems that Shane Spencer is having with his surgically repaired knee and the lack of a bonafide backup to Williams in center field) Just don't let him get more than 150 at-bats or so.
   2. Bruce Markusen Posted: March 15, 2001 at 01:41 AM (#66274)
Rivera would be a great backup outfielder on a pennant contender. He can do it all defensively, plus he has enough speed to be utilized as a pinch-runner. (A great fit for the Yankees, given the continuing problems that Shane Spencer is having with his surgically repaired knee and the lack of a bonafide backup to Williams in center field) Just don't let him get more than 150 at-bats or so.
   3. Bruce Markusen Posted: March 15, 2001 at 01:41 AM (#66814)
Rivera would be a great backup outfielder on a pennant contender. He can do it all defensively, plus he has enough speed to be utilized as a pinch-runner. (A great fit for the Yankees, given the continuing problems that Shane Spencer is having with his surgically repaired knee and the lack of a bonafide backup to Williams in center field) Just don't let him get more than 150 at-bats or so.
   4. Bruce Markusen Posted: March 15, 2001 at 01:41 AM (#67600)
Rivera would be a great backup outfielder on a pennant contender. He can do it all defensively, plus he has enough speed to be utilized as a pinch-runner. (A great fit for the Yankees, given the continuing problems that Shane Spencer is having with his surgically repaired knee and the lack of a bonafide backup to Williams in center field) Just don't let him get more than 150 at-bats or so.
   5. Bruce Markusen Posted: March 15, 2001 at 07:31 PM (#66016)
As a follow-up, the NY Post reports that the Yankees are very interested in signing Rivera. They are hoping that he clears waivers, which will allow the Yankees to sign him for the major league minimum.
   6. Bruce Markusen Posted: March 15, 2001 at 07:31 PM (#66276)
As a follow-up, the NY Post reports that the Yankees are very interested in signing Rivera. They are hoping that he clears waivers, which will allow the Yankees to sign him for the major league minimum.
   7. Bruce Markusen Posted: March 15, 2001 at 07:31 PM (#66816)
As a follow-up, the NY Post reports that the Yankees are very interested in signing Rivera. They are hoping that he clears waivers, which will allow the Yankees to sign him for the major league minimum.
   8. Bruce Markusen Posted: March 15, 2001 at 07:31 PM (#67602)
As a follow-up, the NY Post reports that the Yankees are very interested in signing Rivera. They are hoping that he clears waivers, which will allow the Yankees to sign him for the major league minimum.

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