Found January 25, 2012 on Seattle Times:
PLAYERS: Jorge Posada
TEAMS: New York Yankees
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You can read details about Posada's career as a New York Yankee and contributions to pro baseball here, but even though I was never a huge Posada fan, his retirement announcement makes me feel nostalgic. With him hanging up his cleats, half the Core Four is now gone. That makes me feel old, when I think that I was in college watching them lead the Yanks to four World Series wins...

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Flanked by his wife and children, with five World Series trophies sitting on a table to his right, Jorge Posada announced his retirement.

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Posada Retires

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From David Waldstein:Just hours after Jorge Posada, their catcher of the past, announced his retirement, the Yankees said Tuesday that they had agreed on a contract with Russell Martin, their catcher of the present. The deal, worth $7.5 million deal for one year, lets the sides avoid an arbitration hearing. Martin can also earn another $100,000 in performance bonuses.

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