Found February 27, 2013 on Lady Loves Pinstripes:
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Andy Pettitte (Photo credit: Wikipedia) With Spring Training under way, I started looking at the stats of the players signed by the New York Yankees during the off-season more closely, and figured I would share them. The table does include Andy Pettitte, Hiroki Kuroda, Ichiro Suzuki and Mariano Rivera, who technically are not new to the Bombers, but were free agents that got re-signed. This is a great reference for fans to look at while watching Spring Training games, and get familiar with the new guys. All stats came courtesy of baseball-reference.com. (more…) © Kate for Lady Loves Pinstripes, 2013. | Permalink | No comment | Post tags: Andy Pettitte, ESPN, Hiroki Kuroda, Ichiro Suzuki, Major League Baseball, Mariano Rivera, New York Yankees, Spring training
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