Brett Gardner


Though the Yankees are comfortably four games up in the first of two American League wild-card spots, if they are to overtake the Blue Jays and get back on top of the American League East — thus a


Today the Nationals play their final spring training game before heading north for Washington.


2014 record: 84-78, 2nd place in AL East

Manager: Joe Girardi, 8th season

Estimated 2015 payroll: $214.3 million