Jorge Posada

New York Yankees #20 - Designated Hitter

  • Born: 08/17/71
  • Age: 50
  • Height: 6-2
  • Weight: 215

(Update: Cards Acquire C Ali Sanchez) Catcher: Playing Time & Production Projections

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Molina is locked in. Knizner is set to be the backup. We can now make some projections about catcher playing time and production for 2021.

This Day in Yankees History: Andy Pettitte retires ... the first time

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In addition to the start of Pettitte’s sabbatical, an all-time skipper earns a one-way trip to the Hall and the Yankees make a couple of swaps.

This Day in Yankees History: Brian Cashman is named general manager

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Since he took the reins, Cashman has helped the Yankees win four championships.

Baseball writers fail to elect any players to the Hall of Fame in 2021

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The vote didn’t go so well with the Pinstripe Alley community, either.

This Day in Yankees History: A-Rod picks a side in the 2006 WBC

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Initially, Rodriguez said he wouldn’t play in the tournament, as he didn’t want to offend either the U.S. or Dominican Republic.

This Day in Yankees History: “El Duque” is dealt away

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Orlando Hernández was sent away, but it wasn’t his last rodeo in the Bronx.

Happy Birthday Esteban Loaiza

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Former Blue Jays starter Esteban Loaiza turns 49 today. You’ll likely remember the Jays traded then minor leaguer Michael Young (and Darwin Cubillan) in July of 2000. You may have heard of Young....

Gary Sánchez should benefit from stability in 2021

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A more normal 2021 season should be good for Sánchez.

This Day in Yankees History: Cole puts on the pinstripes

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Scooter joins the WPIX broadcast booth and Cole is introduced as the Yankees’ new ace.

This Day in Yankees History: Bombers get the band back together

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The Yankees did a lot of offseason shopping on this day in history.

All-Time Marlins Countdown: Chapter 60

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Ugueth Urbina leads Chapter 60 of our offseason-long every-Marlins-player series.

Top 50 Orioles of All Time: #6, Mike Mussina

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One of the best pitchers in Orioles history, Mike Mussina was an understated righty ace whose greatness was finally recognized with a trip to the Hall of Fame in 2019.