Category Archives: Game Thread

Weekly game thread: May 28 – June 3

The Yankees start this week with a five game winnings streak after taking two of three from the Royals and sweeping the Athletics last week. They face two teams in the Angels and Tigers this week who have not been playing up to expectations. The Angels though carry their own six game winning streak so ...

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Weekly game thread: May 21 – May 27

A very rough week for the Yankees last week as they didn't win a single series and went 2-5 for the week. Andy Pettitte was lights out, but just about everyone else struggled in the rotation. The lineup continues its struggles with consistency. Here are this week's matchups and WPA charts. Check back for updates. MON: Kansas City ...

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Weekly game thread: May 14 – May 20

The Yankees won back-to-back series against the Rays and Mariners last week behind a rotational ERA of 1.99 which was the best in baseball. Mark Teixeira has still not come around, but Robinson Cano hit .500 last week and Alex Rodriguez .333. The Yankees have an odd week coming up with two, two-game series on the ...

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Weekly game thread: May 7 – May 13

The Yankees had a terrible week last week after dropping 3-of-4 to the Orioles and Royals and losing Mariano Rivera. People are complaining about complacency early on too. You know what would turn that around? Beating the pants off the Rays and then victimizing the weak Seattle Mariners this week. I'd like to see them ...

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Weekly game thread: Apr. 30 – May 6

The Yankees did a decent job going 3-and-3 last week while they were playing some of the AL's best in the Tigers and Rangers. This week should be much easier as they face the Orioles and the Kansas City Royals. If going 3-3 was acceptable last week, they should go at least 5-2 this week. Mon: ...

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Weekly game thread: Apr. 23 – Apr. 29

The Yankees had a solid week last week splitting a four game series with the Twins and then taking two out of two against the Red Sox over the weekend before Sunday's rainout. This week is about as tough as it gets as the Yankees face the Rangers and Tigers three times each. Mon: Yankees 7, Texas ...

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Weekly game thread: Apr. 16 – Apr. 22

After a rough 0-3 start against the Rays in the first week, the Yankees bounced back nicely as they won five out of six in their first full week of the season. They face the Twins in a four game series at the Stadium this week before heading to Fenway Park in Boston for a ...

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Weekly game thread: Apr. 9 – Apr. 15

MON: Yankees 6, Baltimore 2. W: Ivan Nova (1-0, 2.57), L: Brian Matusz (0-1, 9.00), HR: Andruw Jones (1, off Darren O'Day), Matt Weiters (2, off Nova). Ivan Nova gave up a lot of hits, but had impeccable command and only got better in tougher situations as he lead the Yankees to their first win of the ...

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