Spring has finally sprung, at least in Florida, where the Yankees opened their Grapefruit League schedule Friday with a 9-4 win over the Philadelphia Phillies at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Fla. Check out the sights from the Yankees' win in the photo gallery at the top of this story. Here
CLEARWATER, Fla. - The Phillies, as Pete Mackanin liked to describe it this past winter, were "last in the world" in almost every offense category. Improvement, even if it is incremental, is likely. The coaches will stress patience, ask that at-bats not be wasted, and hope for better luck.
Didi Gregorius and Aaron Judge both hit solo home runs in the Yankees win over the Phillies