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first_imgWilliams, who hit .281 with 12homers and 61 RBI last season, stressed that he hasn’t spoken personally to Yankees GM Brian Cashman “in about twomonths,” adding cryptically at one point that he “heard somewhere that they had invited me to spring training, I guess.” The 38-year-old Williams has 2,336 hits and a .297 career batting average. Longtime outfielder Bernie Williams admitted that he’s not inclined to take the New York Yankees up on their recent offer to head to spring training later this month on a minor-league contract, with no guarantee of making their Opening Day roster. “I may be leaning towards `No,”‘ Williams said Friday before performing in a fund-raising concert in New Milford, Conn. “I think if (the Yankees) wanted to have me on the team, they probably would’ve signed me already. … I think the way it looks right now, it doesn’t seem like I’m going to be playing with that team this year.” Passing: Hank Bauer, the hard-nosed ex-Marine who returned to baseball after being wounded during World War II and went on to become a cornerstone of the New York Yankees dynasty of the 1950s, died Friday. He was 84. Bauer died of cancer in Shawnee Mission, Kan., said the Baltimore Orioles. Bauer managed the 1966 Orioles to their first World Series title. A three-time All-Star outfielder, Bauer played on Yankees teams that won nine American League pennants and sevenWorld Series in 10 years. He set the Series record with a 17-game hitting streak, a mark that still stands. Signings: Right-hander Chan Ho Park and the New York Mets agreed to a $600,000, one-year contract. Park could earn $2.4 million in performance bonuses based on innings. … Center fielder Corey Patterson avoided arbitration with Baltimore, agreeing to a $4.3 million, one-year contract. center_img 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img

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