Mike Hampton ends it his way

Updated: March 31, 2011, 2:48 PM ET
By Doug Glanville | ESPN.com

In the final days of spring training, besides getting rosters set up and the excitement of Opening Day, the end of the line also comes for a lot of players. For example, Mike Hampton announced his retirement this week, and it reminded me of the moment when I realized that my career was over.

I don't know how Hampton came to this place, but for me, that was when I was with the Yankees, with a week to go in camp. Brian Cashman and Joe Torre called me into the office to let me know that ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?