The New York Yankees are positioned to lend a hand to former world champion ‘Doc’ Gooden should he seek help with a drug addiction.
According to the NY Daily News, the Yanks will fund his rehab efforts should he go that route.
— NY Daily News Sports (@NYDNSports) August 23, 2016
The recent move by the Yankees shows a loyalty to their own, making sure he has knowledge of the options that can save his life.
Gooden had two stints with in the Bronx, pitching in pinstripes in 1996 and 1997, and once again in 2000.