New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi, center, chats with Mark Teixeira, left, and Robinson Cano during batting practice at a baseball workout at Yankee Stadium in New York, Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2010. The Yankees face the winner of the Tampa Bay Rays-Texas Rangers division series in the American League Championship. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
New York Yankees Curtis Granderson watches his line drive during a simulated game at Yankee Stadium in New York, Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2010. The Yankees will take on the Texas Rangers in the American League Championship Series beginning Friday in Texas. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi, left, talks with starting pitcher A.J. Burnett after Burnett threw during a simulated game at Yankee Stadium in New York, Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2010. The Yankees will face the Texas Rangers in the American League Championship Series starting Friday in Texas. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
ASSOCIATED PRESS New York Yankees' Mariano Rivera, left, celebrates with Derek Jeter and Robinson Cano, right, after the Yankees beat the Minnesota Twins 6-1 in Game 3 of the American League Division Series baseball game Saturday, Oct. 9, 2010 at Yankee Stadium in New York. The Yankees won the series 3-0.
ASSOCIATED PRESS New York Yankees' Lance Berkman hits a home run during the fifth inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Division Series against the Minnesota Twins, Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in Minneapolis.
Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Clay Buchholz (11) delivers to New York Yankees batter Mark Teixeira during the first inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston Saturday, April 9, 2011. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter pauses while batting during the third inning against the Toronto Blue Jays in a baseball game in Toronto on Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2010. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)
New York Yankees' Brett Gardner, left, scores past Toronto Blue Jays catcher John Buck on a ball hit by Derek Jeter during the fifth inning of a baseball game in Toronto on Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2010. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)
FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2008, file photo, then-New York Yankees general partner Hank Steinbrenner sits in his office during an interview in Tampa, Fla. Steinbrenner, now co-chairman of the Yankees, thinks his team's celebration of its 2009 World Series championship may have lasted too long. "I think, maybe, they celebrated too much last year," Steinbrenner said Monday, Feb. 21, 2011. "Some of the players, too busy building mansions and doing other things and not concentrating on winning. I have no problem saying that." (AP Photo/Steve Nesius, File)
Fans crowd the rail as they wait for New York Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte to warm up for a rehab start with the Trenton Thunder on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2010, in Trenton, N.J., in a baseball game against the New Hampshire Fisher Cats. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)
ASSOCIATED PRESS Baltimore Orioles' Nolan Reimold hits a two-run home run during the third inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees on Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2010, at Yankee Stadium in New York.
ASSOCIATED PRESS Baltimore Orioles' Corey Patterson, right, scores on a single by Brian Roberts as New York Yankees catcher Francisco Cervelli takes the throw during the seventh inning of a baseball game Monday, Sept. 6, 2010 at Yankee Stadium in New York.
New York Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte watches from the dugout during the Yankees' 11-5 win over the Oakland Athletics in a baseball game Monday, Aug. 30, 2010, at Yankee Stadium in New York. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)
ASSOCIATED PRESS Former Chicago White Sox player Frank Thomas' face is unveiled on the outfield wall before a baseball game between the New York Yankees and the White Sox in Chicago, Sunday, Aug. 29, 2010. Thomas is the 10th White Sox player whose number has been retired and whose face appears on the outfield wall.
In this Nov. 6, 2009, photo, New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez, left, and hip-hip mogul Jay-Z stand during an NBA basketball game between the New York Knicks and the Cleveland Cavaliers in New York. Jay-Z is teaming up with his favorite baseball squad on co-branded clothes that will be sold exclusively at Yankee Stadium beginning next week. All the items, from baseball caps to T-shirts and hooded sweat shirts, will feature Yankees and Jay-Z logos. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)
Toronto Blue Jays Jose Bautista, right, is congratulated by third base coach Brian Butterfield after hitting a home run off New York Yankees starting pitcher Ivan Nova during third inning of a baseball game in Toronto on Monday Aug. 23, 2010. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Frank Gunn)