Author Archives: Brian Burkhart

Jeter, Yanks’ Bats Come Alive – Rout Rangers 12-5

The headline on MLB.com reads “Jeter, Cervelli leads Yanks’ five-homer barrage.” Of all the improbable headlines, that’s right up there with “Jorge Posada steals home in Yankee win” and “Jeter names A-Rod best man in wedding.” Not that any game … Continue reading

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Yankees Mount Comeback, Still Lose To Rangers 7-5

It looked like the Yankees were going to perhaps be able to rally for a victory last night, but unfortunately they fell short. Bartolo Colon’s Cy Young quest hit a bit of a speed bump, as he only went 4 … Continue reading

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Yanks, Nova Top Rangers 4-1

Ivan Nova was once again excellent last night, holding the Rangers scoreless over 7 and 1/3 innings. While Nova only had 1 strikeout, he had a Chin-Ming Wang like 16 groundball outs. This made him both effective and efficient, as … Continue reading

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Yankees Drop 3rd Straight

A really sloppy game from the Yankees yesterday. AJ Burnett actually pitched very well: 3 hits and 1 walk over 7 IP and a 2.81 FIP. He was hurt by a pair of HBP and defensive errors (one of which … Continue reading

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