Daily Archives: June 23, 2010

The Yankees Unusual and Unexpected Road to the Top of the AL East

If I told you before the season that Derek Jeter would have a worse batting average than Nick Swisher in the middle of June, you probably would have said “Are you crazy?”, or something of that nature. Now that we … Continue reading

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Is All-Star Balloting Fair?

The All-Star selection process can be frustrating. Obviously, almost any system will be open to 2nd guessing, however the current system – where starters are chosen based on fan balloting – can be particularly troublesome. ¬†For one, balloting begins just … Continue reading

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Trade Rumor: O's Want Young SS for Wigginton

The trade deadline is barely over a month away and the Yankees, as usual, are expected to be buyers again this season. Thanks to an over $200 million payroll they really don’t have many needs, but they do need some … Continue reading

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Yankees Notes: Pettitte, A-Rod, Posada, Curtis, Joba, Betances, Future Games

The Yankees beat the Diamondbacks 9-3 last night behind a strong seven inning performance by Andy Pettitte and a big home run by Alex Rodriguez. The score was a lot closer until the 8th inning when the Yankees broke it … Continue reading

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