Joe Girardi met with reporters Wednesday at the Waldorf-Astoria,
1) Andy Pettitte will come back, which is no surprise
2) Girardi likes the flexibility of using the designated hitter spot to rest his older players. He did not say it, but the return of Hideki Matsui would impair his ability to do that.
give Alex a day, Jeet a day, Tex a day every once in a while, Johnny a day, and I do like that, because it’s a way of keeping them in the lineup. I found that to be extremely important. I found it was beneficial to the guys, and we didn’t lose their bat.”
3) The Yankees will pay close attention to the Roy Halladay sweepstakes, Blue Jays have asked about Joba Chamberlain, Phil Hughes, Jesus Montero and Austin Jackson