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Brian Cashman suggests rule change

Updated: May 28, 2011, 7:34 AM ET
By Buster Olney | ESPN The Magazine

In the aftermath of the injury to San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey, New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said Friday afternoon that he would be in favor of making a rules change that would end contact between catchers and runners in collision plays in spring training.

A few years ago, the Yankees lost catcher Francisco Cervelli for three months to a broken wrist on a home-plate collision in spring training.

"I would make those changes in the spring," Cashman ...

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