Category Archives: 2009 Season Reviews

2010 Player Previews: David Robertson

2009: David Robertson was called up on April 16th, 2009 before the Yankees 1st series in the New Yankee Stadium and saw some action in a 10-2 loss (2IP 2 Hits 3 Ks), but all Robertson was really expected to … Continue reading

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The 2009 Bullpen in Historical and Statistical Perspective

Following up on my comparison between the terrific 2009 rotation with those of the late 1990s, this post assesses the sterling 2009 bullpen and gauges its performance along side the late 1990s dynasty. As with the rotation, the 2009 bullpen … Continue reading

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2010 Player Previews: Mariano Rivera

2009: The greatest closer of all time and, in my opinion, the greatest relief pitcher ever, Mariano Rivera was again reliably outstanding in helping the Yankees clinch their 27th World Series title. Sporting an ERA below 2 for the sixth … Continue reading

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2010 Player Previews: Francisco Cervelli

2009: In 2009 Francisco Cervelli was undoubtedly the Yankees regular season MVP, ok so he wasn’t MVP but he was a fan favorite. Every season the Yankees fans adopt a rookie who they fall for and treat like gold no … Continue reading

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