friend of andy pettitte says he expects pettitte to decide on '13 by the end of next week. #yankees— Jon Heyman (@JonHeymanCBS) November 22, 2012
And it is waiting for southpaw Andy Pettitte to decide whether he is coming back for another season in pinstripes? Or not?
Personally, as a Yankee fan (not a happy one this off-season) now more than ever I would love to have Pettitte back in 2013 for two reasons.
1) Every year Pettitte pulls a ‘Brett Favre’ I have wanted him to come back for the simple reason that the guy can still pitch. Even at 40-years old he can help win the Yankees games, and according to Hal Steinbrenner that is still the Yankees goal every season. So logically offering Pettitte $10 million, plus incentives for 2013 sounds fair to me. In 2012 Pettitte went 11-3 with an ERA of 3.28 and 101 strikeouts over 21-starts. Pettitte missed almost two-months when a ball ricocheted off leg and broke it but otherwise he was in perfect health. Continue reading ‘Yankees Hot Stove: Pettitte waiting to see what Yankees do’ »