Source: Jorge Posada to DH more

Updated: November 10, 2010, 3:49 PM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK --- It looks like Jorge Posada could be the New York Yankees' regular designated hitter next season, becoming the team's first star veteran player to find out he is changing his role due to advanced age and decreasing skills.

Yankees general manager Brian Cashman informed Posada of his intention to give top prospect Jesus Montero a shot to win the starting catching job, a baseball official with knowledge of the conversation told ESPNNewYork.com on Wednesday.

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