Author Archives: Matt Imbrogno

If Sox Get Lackey, Yanks Shouldn't React Strongly

Via MLBTR, John Lackey has apparently taken a physical for the Red Sox, a sign that they could be close to a deal. If this is true, the Yankees should not, I repeat, should not react strongly and make a … Continue reading

Posted in Editorial | Tagged , | 5 Comments

Musings on a Possible Extra Outfielder

This morning, Ben Kabak of River Ave. Blues mused on the possibility of trading one of Melky Cabrera or Brett Gardner. Now, piggybacking in a way, I’ll do the same. Gardner and Cabrera are very similar players. They both have … Continue reading

Posted in Editorial | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Updated Lineup Projections

Back in November, I ran through some possible Yankee lineups using the Lineup Analysis tool from Baseball Musings. Now with the trade for Curtis Granderson, I’m gonna throw up some Granderson-inclusive lineups. Again, this is using the CHONE Projections for … Continue reading

Posted in Editorial | Tagged , , , | 12 Comments

Yankees Announce Rule 5 Pick

Via Joel Sherman (H/T RAB), the Yankees will take 25 year old outfielder Jamie Hoffmann from the Los Angeles Dodgers. Hoffmann had 24 plate appearances with the Dodgers last year between May 22nd and June 10th. It was a “meh” … Continue reading

Posted in Yankees News | Tagged | Comments Off on Yankees Announce Rule 5 Pick