Category Archives: Editorial

The Good and The Bad: Yankees outfield

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  Yesterday we glanced at the Yankees infield (before Martin Prado and David Phelps were traded to the Miami Marlins) and broke down the good and the bad of each infield. Today, we wander over to the Yankees outfield where we glance at the three starters and their backup. All have upsides, but all also have ...

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What does the Miami Marlins trade mean for Alex Rodriguez?

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With any trade or signing, it could impact your ball club in a huge way. Well, without meaning to, the trades of Martin Prado and David Phelps gave Alex Rodriguez less work to do when he arrives to Spring Training in February. The Yankees acquired Garrett Jones and Nathan Eovaldi from the Marlins earlier today and the acquisition ...

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The Good and The Bad: Yankees infield

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Yesterday we glanced at the good and the bad of the Yankees rotation, so today we're going to glance at the Yankees infield. There's a new shortstop after 19 seasons, there's a new third basemen and the old third basemen is now the Yankees designated hitter. While these changes are exciting, there are also question ...

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Yankees finish adding players to the infield

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With Chase Headley signing a four-year deal , the Yankees have for the most part finished adding position players in the infield. The Headley signing was pretty much an early Christmas gift to Yankees fans, but what the fans really want is a playoff spot and hopefully a World Series. Will this infield get it ...

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Yankees should give the homegrown players a chance

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When the Yankees won the 2009 World Series, it seemed like they were on top of the world and nothing could bring them down. When the Yankees made the postseason in 2010, 2011 and 2012, it seemed like the Yankees just had to add a few pieces here and there in order to make the ...

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5 non-tendered players that could help the Yankees

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While the non-tender deadline behind us, Major League Baseball gained a new batch of free agents, and it's possible some of those free agents could help the Yankees fill some holes as they prepare for the 2015 season. So which five players could help the Yankees? David Huff: I know the Yankees were the ones who non-tendered Huff, ...

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Replacing a Yankees legend is never easy, but it’s been done

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Not only have the Yankees been known for their pinstripes and utmost respect for the game, they've also been known to crank out a few baseball legends every now and then. But the sad truth is, baseball legends are human and ultimately they have to retire from the game. After a legend says goodbye to ...

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Hot Stove: Blue Jays trade Brett Lawrie to A’s for Josh Donaldson

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When I woke up this morning to find the Oakland Athletics and the Toronto Blue Jays made a "blockbuster" trade, I was surprised. One, because of the players involved in the trade and two, the Blue Jays making moves suddenly affects the way the Yankees are operating this offseason. According to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports, ...

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