Austin Jackson


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In a little more than two weeks the Baseball Writers’ Association of America will choose the American League MVP race. The common thinking is that this is a race between rookie Mike Trout and triple crown winner Miguel Cabrera, but I wanted to discuss it here before they make it […]

Thoughts on the 2012 AL MVP race





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Via FanGraphs: Jackson’s profile does suggest that he should have an above average BABIP. He has a line drive rate of 25.8% and a ground ball rate above 50%, and both serve his speed quite well. As such, an above average BABIP should be expected. But there are limits. First […]

Austin Jackson and BABIP


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I was checking some new pictures of former Yankees. They look pretty weird so I thought I’d pass them along. Apparently the Yankees were keeping a lot of players from growing facial hair, especially Jason Giambi. We’ve got Johnny Damon in a Detroit Tigers uniform: Austin Jackson in a Detroit […]

Former Yankees in Pictures




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This off-season has been a busy one for the World Champion New York Yankees. A big part of that off-season has been some major changes to the Yankees minor league system. Some Yankee fans have expressed concerned this off-season that the Yankees have now run out of options. After all, […]

Down on the Farm: Who's Left?






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So the Yankees finished up their pre-Winter Meetings meeting yesterday and afterwards they announced that not only were they going to trim payroll, but they were going to bid on Roy Halladay according to Jon Heyman of Sports Illustrated. I don’t know how they’re going to do that either. Heyman […]

Yankees Going to Bid on Roy Halladay