March 21, 2012; Port Charlotte, FL, USA; ESPN reporter Jessica Mendoza interviews New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez (13) in the dugout during a spring training game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Charlotte Sports Park. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-US PRESSWIRE
Good morning, Pinstripe Alley.
"Continue to work and continue to build off everybody here that's trying to win championships," Granderson said. "You see a guy like Derek Jeter who has five championships and he's not just good because he's using his God-given ability. He won one championship and he wasn't content with that and he just kept working harder and you see that attitude filtered throughout the organization. I came in and tried to be a part of that. You learn to not be satisfied with where you are."
A for attitude!
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"There's always a need for good pitching, and as long as I go out and pitch well and am one of those guys, there's going to be a spot," Hughes said. "I'm making strides every day. Up to this point, I'm happy where I'm at."