Greg Bird no lock to be on Yankees’ playoff roster

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New York Post—Considering Greg Bird was slated to hit third in the Yankees’ lineup before missing the first eight weeks of the season because of right ankle surgery, a case could have been made that without a solid year from the left-handed-hitting first baseman the Yankees would not have advanced to the postseason. When the Yankees beat...

Yankees are trying to keep Greg Bird ‘relevant’. MINNEAPOLIS — Greg Bird resurfaced in the Yankees’ lineup Monday night against the Twins for two reasons. “I wanted to get him in there at some point, obviously Luke [Voit] has been so good for us and has earned the everyday at-bats,’’ manager Aaron Boone said of Bird, who started for the first time since...