No guarantees for Bernie after Mientkiewicz deal
NEW YORK -- It appears the New York Yankees might not have room for Bernie Williams anymore.
The Yankees finalized their $1.5 million, one-year contract with
Doug Mientkiewicz on Friday, and general manager Brian Cashman said
he will be part of a platoon at first base with Andy Phillips or
Josh Phelps. With Jason Giambi shifting to designated hitter and
the Yankees planning to keep 12 pitchers, that leaves them with no
spots open for Williams -- unless they trade Melky ...
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