Originally posted on IT IS HIGH, IT IS FAR, IT IS caught  |  Last updated 3/27/13
I have stayed away from spring training because that Pukilis person is still a Yankee.  And he remains unhurt.But a few things are emerging from the fog of spring:1.  The Yankees are too old.2.  They will continue to be beset with injuries.3.  The injuries will be sequential. 4.  The strategy of signing over-paid, slow, basically career-finished players, and making them very happy, continues.  It is as though Cashman's brain has been washed of painful and stupid experiences.5.  These old guys know NY has better food, women and financial opportunities ( endorsements, tattoo parlors, etc ) than any other city.  So they smile a lot ( see Vernon Wells ).6. Imagine what it must be like to know that you are washed up ( Vernon, Lyle ), to know that any 22 year old in the minors can, at least, match your productivity, and yet realize that you are the one coming north with the pinstripes, and he ( or they ) are off to the Abu Grave life ( you know what I mean, even if I can't spell it ) of S...
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