Farewell, Godzilla. We’re gonna miss you.
NEW YORK — At approximately 11:15 a.m. ET on Sunday, Hideki Matsui signed a one-day contract with the Yankees. One hour and 40 minutes later, the former star outfielder announced his retirement.
Matsui signed his voluntary retirement papers in a pregame ceremony behind home plate, officially retiring as a member of the Yankees as the Yankee Stadium crowd stood and applauded.
(via Tampa Bay Rays vs. New York Yankees - Photos - July 28, 2013 - ESPN)
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