Yankees’ Matt Carpenter wants to be available for playoffs — fully healthy or not

Matt Carpenter still plans on playing in the playoffs, despite not being fully healed from the fractured left foot he suffered in August. “Regardless of what the scan says, I want to be available for the postseason,’’ Carpenter said Wednesday before the Yankees’ 14-2 blowout win over the Pirates. “Even if it’s in a pinch-hit… …read more