Skipper: Yankees could use another starter

Updated: November 18, 2004, 7:59 PM ET
Associated Press

DALLAS -- New York Yankees manager Joe Torre would love to have Pedro Martinez in his rotation -- just like he'd love to have any great starting pitcher.

"Pedro's one of the elite pitchers in baseball," Torre said Thursday before a lecture sponsored by SMU. "As a manager, you want all the toys on the shelf, there's no question."

Adding Martinez would be different, though, because he's more than just a staff ace. He also just helped the rival Boston Red Sox win the World Series. And ...

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