While he’s coming off a wonderful 2008 season, over the last 6 years, Mike Mussina has been about league average in three seasons and well above league average in the other three. And, two of those three above average years have come during his contract “walk” season. [Wink, wink. Nod, nod.] By the way, he’ll be 40 in 2009.
While Moose has hinted towards retirement, if he decides against it, the Yankees should let him walk.