Baseballs fans  say thanks Jorge for 17 years of outstanding play as New York Yankee catcher, and then designated hitter. Jorge Posada announced that he is retiring from baseball after being a franchise Yankee from 1995 through 2011, and a favorite in the Greg "Splashin'" McShea household.

According to our sister station WIBX:

"New York Yankees catcher Jorge Posada hung up his uniform , yesterday. During a press conference at Yankee Stadium he announced that he is retiring from baseball. With his wife and two young kids by his side Posada became emotional as he thanked his family in Spanish and then his Yankee teammates."

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