Author Archives: Nick Fleder

5 Pitchers the Yankees can target at the trade deadline

It’s pretty much predestination that the Yankees are buyers at each and every trade deadline, due to a mix of their high payroll, scrutinizing press, and general success in the AL East. Generally, the real question is: “What are they … Continue reading

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Yankees struggles with runners in scoring position

Time for some fun graphs, folks. What might this graph tell us? Quite a lot (none of which, remember, tells the whole story). From glancing, you might come to some or all of these conclusions: The Yankees suck with runners … Continue reading

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Hiroki Kuroda pitchF/X Diagnostic Check

You don’t need me to repeat it, but I will anyway: Hiroki Kuroda’s been an utter disappointment thus far, pitching at the replacement level, losing his control, and serving up long balls like it’s nobody’s business. And while eight innings … Continue reading

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Ma and Pa Pinstripe not going anywhere…unfortunately

“’At the end of the day,’ said one Yankee source told Bob Raissman of the NY Daily News, ‘people listen to the games because they want to listen to the Yankees. Media guys rip John. (The Yankee hierarchy) don’t care. … Continue reading

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