Author Archives: Michael Augustine

The Yankees/Orioles matchup this weekend will be big

The Yankees had better bring it full throttle this weekend. With a day off today, they’ll need to be thinking long and hard about the two teams edging up from behind; one of which they’ll be hosting in the Bronx … Continue reading

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Keeping Chavez in the lineup once A-Rod returns

Eric Chavez has earned the opportunity to be the everyday third baseman for the New York Yankees. And when the time comes for Alex Rodriguez to return from the DL, he should have to earn back his every day role … Continue reading

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Is Derek Jeter a MVP candidate?

If I were told to vote right this minute for the AL MVP, my pick would be Derek Jeter.  No other player has done more to keep his team afloat consistently throughout the entire season. The idea of the MVP … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Ivan Nova

The Detroit Tigers could get used to hitting against Ivan Nova. In his three starts against the Tigers (including his 2011 inaugural postseason start), Nova has gone 0-3 pitching 19 innings, given up 29 hits posting a WHIP of 1.90, … Continue reading

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