Author Archives: Michael Augustine

2 Big Men: Comparing Pineda’s rookie year to Sabathia’s

Looking over the Yankees 2012 roster there are two pitchers that might jump right out at you.  Upon a quick sizing up, they seem to be cut from the same cloth.  One is a young, up and coming 23-year-old named Michael Pineda. The other is battle-tested 31-year-old veteran CC Sabathia.  It could be claimed to ...

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Yankees Joe Girardi is much more than just a manager

Joe Girardi may have the toughest job in professional sports- manager for the New York Yankees.  A team recognized throughout the world and the model for success to anyone involved in professional sports. When he took over for the future hall of fame manager Joe Torre, he had some big shoes to fill.  Not only did ...

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