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Chasen Shreve was acquired in a trade during the 2014 offseason alongside David Carpenter, and many figured Shreve was going to head to Triple-A when Spring Training rolled around. During Spring Training, Shreve gave the Yankees a reason to keep him on the roster and when camp broke, Shreve was […]

The rise and fall of Chasen Shreve

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The Yankees postseason berth number is 2 coming into play today, which means there’s a strong chance the Yankees can clinch a spot in the postseason and get their 10,000th franchise win. But how can the Yankees clinch tonight? — As always, the Yankees have to win against the Boston […]

Yankees postseason berth number is 2

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Barring the Yankees lose their final five games of the regular season, they’re going to clinch a Wild Card spot and it’s that time of year where they start thinking of what their roster for the one-game playoff would look like. Some spots on the roster are more obvious than […]

What could the Wild Card roster look like?

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The Yankees weren’t able to clinch a postseason spot last night, but maybe the second time around will be just the thing they need. Here’s how the Yankees could celebrate with some champagne this evening: The Yankees would have to defeat the Boston Red Sox at home. PLUS The Minnesota […]

How can the Yankees clinch a postseason spot tonight?

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There’s no denying that for as long as Mark Teixeira was healthy, he was a legit candidate for MVP and comeback player of the year. But a broken leg obtained during a game in mid-August shut him down for the remainder of the season. And because Teixeira has been missing […]

Yankees struggle to hit against lefties

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The Yankees had a chance this evening to clinch a postseason spot, but the Boston Red Sox played spoiler, sending the Yankees to a 5-1 loss at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. The Yankees scored their lone run in the top of the first inning on an Alex […]

Yankees fall to Red Sox 5-1

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I usually post the pitching matchup posts around noon or so, but I was waiting for the Yankees to announce if Masahiro Tanaka was going to pitch in this series. Joe Girardi said Tanaka is slated to start on Wednesday, which will “probably” line him up to start the one […]

Yankees vs. Red Sox pitching matchups

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The Yankees continue to make their trek to the postseason, whether it’d be via the American League East division (the least likely option) or the Wild Card (the more likely option). Regardless, the Yankees have a chance to clinch a playoff spot as early as tonight, but the Yankees would […]

Yankees can clinch postseason spot as early as tonight

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Over the last week, the Yankees have used Dustin Ackley, Rob Refsnyder and Brendan Ryan at second base and anyone would guess that the Yankees have given up on Stephen Drew. Well, it hasn’t been the case because as the story goes, you can’t play if you’re sick. The Yankees […]

Stephen Drew battles sinus issues and dizziness

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This was a series the Yankees had to take in order to keep pace with the Toronto Blue Jays and lock a postseason spot. And with a great start by Luis Severino, the Yankees were able to take three out of four games in a 6-1 win over the Chicago […]

Yankees take series with 6-1 win over White Sox

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When the Yankees brought up Rob Refsnyder in the beginning of September, the Yankees had barely used him, sticking with the formula of Stephen Drew, Dustin Ackley and Brendan Ryan. But the Yankees started Rob Refsnyder in two games within the past week, and Refsnyder has impressed with his bat. […]

Could Rob Refsnyder find himself on the playoff roster?