Jorge Posada is set to step away from baseball after a long and illustrious career as the catcher on some of the great Yankee championship teams.
He could surely find a home with another team for next season, as a DH if nothing else. But the catcher who has spent so many years behind the plate for the Yankees is calling it quits as a Yankee. There’s a certain poetic beauty to that.
Here’s wishing Posada the best as he hangs up the catcher’s mitt.