Daily Archives: March 5, 2015

This year’s Shane Greene and Dellin Betances are in camp now

Last year the Yankees had a few rookies who came through in a big way for them. Yangervis Solarte played well enough to be paired with a minor leaguer to get the Yankees Chase Headley. Dellin Betances became a fixture … Continue reading

Posted in BBDP, Down on the Farm, Editorial, Minor League Monday, Yankees News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 37 Comments

Brian Cashman: “I don’t think we need a captaincy”

One of the most iconic roles in baseball is being the captain of the New York Yankees. In fact, there have been only 16 captains, ranging from Clark Griffith to Babe Ruth to Lou Gehrig to Thurman Munson to Don … Continue reading

Posted in Editorial | Tagged , , , | 12 Comments

Yankees defeat Pirates 2-1 in Bradenton

Brett Gardner, Jacoby Ellsbury, Garrett Jones and company headed to Bradenton where they matched-up with Francisco Liriano and The Pittsburgh Pirates. In the end, key hits by Jones and Tyler Austin proved to be the difference as the Yankees defeated … Continue reading

Posted in Game Summary | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Yankees defeat Pirates 2-1 in Bradenton

Yankees 2014-15 Offseason in Review

Last offseason, the Yankees spent nearly $500 Million to boost the offense (Jacoby Ellsbury, Brian McCann, Carlos Beltran) and the rotation (Masahiro Tanaka). However, this offseason they took a more economical approach, an approach that had fans questioning whether this … Continue reading

Posted in Discussion, Editorial, Yankees News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 31 Comments