On July 28, 2000 — Unable to win in four months, David Cone is sent to the team’s minor league camp in Tampa by Yankees owner George Steinbrenner. The struggling veteran will be under the supervision of Billy Connors, the Yankees’ vice president of player personnel.

 


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Sources:
Baseball Reference July 28
National Pastime July 28
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