6/29/10: ""We don't negotiate in public,
" Levine said as part of a "TimesTalks" program. "But I would find it highly, highly unlikely if both of them were not back with the Yankees." ...
"Derek Jeter and Mariano Rivera
- Levine made it clear that what the duo has accomplished in the last 15 years will be weighed heavily.
are the Yankees," Levine said....
- General manager Brian Cashman also appeared on the panel,
He did speak about
- but did not show his hand as much as Levine.
the difficulty of finding a successor for Rivera when that day comes. "It's going to be hell replacing him," Cashman said. "He has been the most meaningful Yankee during this stretch.""...
(Cashman did not jump in on Levine's evaluation. ed)
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