Daily Archives: March 4, 2011

A few helpful thoughts to guide you through spring training

I’ve found in my two-plus decades of baseball fandom that the key to spring training coverage is to arm yourself with a ruthless filter. The quicker you understand that 70 percent of news that comes out of camp is utter … Continue reading

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New York Yankees 2011 Payroll

This information is always available to BBD readers by clicking on the tab at the top of the site, but I thought now would be a good time to point out that the Yankees could have their first payroll below … Continue reading

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Quote: Freddy Garcia Feels Rotation Spot is His to Lose

Via George King of the NY Post: “I said on the first day of camp, if I lose the spot, it’s my fault,” [Freddy Garcia] said. “Hopefully at the end of spring training, I will earn that spot.” “The fastball … Continue reading

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Yankees’ Russell Martin Ready to Start Catching

Via George King of the NY Post: Russell Martin is scheduled to debut behind the plate tonight against the Red Sox at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Martin hasn’t caught yet because of slight stiffness in his surgically repaired right knee. … Continue reading

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