Yankees find their catcher for stretch, trade for Rodriguez
The New York Yankees have found a replacement for Jorge Posada.
New York acquired catcher Ivan Rodriguez from the Tigers on Wednesday for right-handed pitcher Kyle Farnsworth.
The deal was first reported by ESPN The Magazine's Buster Olney.
"Honestly, I was shocked by this, but that's baseball," Rodriguez said. "Now, I'm just looking forward to playing for the Yankees and maybe I will play against Detroit again in the playoffs."
After New York's 13-3 rout of the ...
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