Sheff says talk will 'be dealt with'
DUNEDIN, Fla. -- Gary Sheffield is angry, not about his thumb injury, but over the New York Yankees' public discussion of it.
Sheffield, back at spring training, was upset the Yankees said earlier this week that the torn ligament might require surgery.
"That was out before anybody talked to me, and it's going to be dealt with," Sheffield said Wednesday after returning to the Yankees' camp. "Everybody should have waited to see what happened before they made those statements."
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