Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 7/9/12
Reggie Jackson may have been the straw that stirs the drink, but the Yankees are now asking their former slugger to stay away from their current brew of a team. Jackson, who serves as a special advisor to New York, has been "benched" by the Yankees and told to stay away from the team for the immediate future, according to ESPN's Buster Olney. The move comes in response to the slugger's controversial comments earlier this month, when Jackson insulted Alex Rodriguez while questioning the Hall of Fame credentials of players like Kirby Puckett and Jim Rice in an interview with...
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