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The Yankees had their first kangaroo court session of the year yesterday, with the Hon. Mariano Rivera presiding. It took about an hour for the players to get through the list of offenses which have been compiled over the first three months-plus of the season. Most of them are silly ways for teammates to write each other up, and many never see the light of day to the public.
The Yankees will be holding another session of Kangaroo Court Tuesday at 3 p.m. ET, commandeering the press conference room in the basement of Yankee Stadium as they address the latest fines.
Judge Mariano Rivera will finally get a chance to use the robe and gavel that Judge Marilyn Milian from ‘The People’s Court’ presented him with in June.
We haven’t peeked inside the summons box or anything, but it’s safe to say that Nick Swisher is going to be hit with at least one citation for – again – doing topless interviews. Derek Jeter called him out for it while the team was on the last road trip.