Steinbrenner: Yanks a title-caliber team

Updated: July 20, 2009, 11:31 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Hal Steinbrenner was direct and to the point, much as his famous father always was.

"I think we've got a championship-caliber team," he said. "I absolutely believe that we have the team that can win the championship."

Making his first extensive public comments about the New York Yankees since Opening Day, the new controlling owner praised his players, manager Joe Girardi and general manager Brian Cashman. And, already, he's looking ahead to Aug. 6-9, when the Boston Red ...

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