Ichiro Comments On Yankees Crowded Outfield
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Ichiro Suzuki watched as the New York Yankees added Jacoby Ellsbury and then Carlos Beltran to an outfield that already included Brett Gardner and the Japanese star plus Alfonso Soriano, a backup who figures to see time at designated hitter.
What did he think?
Suzuki gave his reply, and his interpreter started to translate.
“Obviously I don’t get frustrated or angry,” the interpreter said. “My reaction was kind — ”
And then Suzuki leaned forward and interrupted.
“Oops,” he said in English, smiling.
“That’s the reaction,” the interpreter said.
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