Category Archives: Editorial

Yankees need to lock up David Robertson now

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The Yankees have been trying their hardest to keep the 2014 group together; they're pursing Chase Headley and Brandon McCarthy, they re-signed Chris Young and they've shown interest in Chris Capuano. However, there's one name the Yankees haven't locked up and he's been a core part of the team since the 2008 season: David Robertson. The ...

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Five things from the 2014 season I’m thankful for

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With the football games just about over and after spending a day with family and friends, it's time to list a few things I'm thankful happened during the 2014 season. The list is in no particular order and I won't tell it with just words--I'll add some video clips to go along with it. 5. Brett Gardner's power ...

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What’s on the Yankees holiday shopping list?

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Before we begin with the blog post, I'd like to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving. May your days be filled with family, love, food and football, but most importantly make sure you're thankful for the things you have.  Today's Thanksgiving but afterwards, all anyone can think about is Christmas--actually, Christmas has been in everyone's minds since ...

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What contract would you give Chase Headley?

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I did this post a few weeks ago with David Robertson where I asked Yankees fans on Twitter what contract offer they would make to him. Since it was quite popular, I decided to do it again, this time with free agent third basemen Chase Headley. It's no secret Headley was an immediate fan favorite when ...

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Hot Stove: A big Chase Headley deal is ‘risky business’

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With Pablo Sandoval off the board, the Yankees can now pursue Chase Headley, who is ready to list his asking price. The problem is there's a chance Headley can list a big asking price, and it could be the thing to deter the Yankees from doing business with him. An American League scout told ESPN New ...

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Hot Stove: ‘Strong indications’ Tulowitzki to Yankees isn’t happening

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You've heard the name Troy Tulowitzki thrown in trade rumors this offseason and for some of the trade rumors, you may have heard his name linked to the Yankees. The thought of Tulowitzki at shortstop replacing Derek Jeter sounds tempting, but is it likely to happen? Andy Martino of the New York Daily News says the ...

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How did the Yankees respond to the last Red Sox mega-moves?

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This isn't the first time in Yankees/Red Sox history where the Red Sox would make a flashy offseason move only to wait for the Yankees to counterattack. In fact, it last happened in 2011 when the Red Sox traded away Adrian Gonzalez and Carl Crawford to the Los Angeles Dodgers, signed Jason Varitek to a one-year ...

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Hot Stove: Can the Yankees show restraint following the Red Sox splashy signings?

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When the team was under the ownership of George Steinbrenner, the Yankees and Red Sox would go to war every offseason and sign the best talent possible. If the Yankees made a blockbuster signing, the Red Sox would immediately counter with a deal of their own. If the Red Sox strengthened their roster with a strong ...

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