Sporting News "Nick Swisher is putting his love for his family ahead of his love for the game. The veteran on Saturday announced he has opted out of his minor-league deal with the Yankees to take the rest of the season off in order to spend time with his family following the birth of his second daughter this..." July 03
Sportsnaut "Nick Swisher was released by the Atlanta Braves days before the beginning of the season. Now that the season is more than a month old and the Braves look like a potentially historically bad team, Swisher is pleased that Atlanta showed him the door, saying as much to Tim Casey of Vice..." May 12
Baseball Essential "The New York Yankees are hoping that a little nostalgia can resurrect the career of a former fan favorite player. At the age of 35, Nick Swisher is close to signing a minor league deal that would bring the switch-hitter back to the Bronx. What Yankee fan could possibly forget Nick Swisher’s..." April 14
Nick Swisher is working out at the Yankees minor league complex. Team anticipates signing minor league deal as DH/1B/OF depth.
ESPN "Nick Swisher, an integral part of the New York Yankees' 2009 championship team, will try to resurrect his career with his former franchise on a minor-league deal. Swisher, 35, will have the opportunity to hone his skills in the Yankees' system as the team looks at him as a potential backup..." April 09
MLB Trade Rumors "The Braves have unconditionally released first baseman/outfielder Nick Swisher, the club announced. " March 28