Tag Archives: Brian McCann

What do the position players need to work on?

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We all know the Yankees have a lot of work to do this offseason, but not just in the department where they need to acquire free agent players to bolster the roster. The players currently on the team all have flaws they need to work on and once they overcome those flaws, it's possible the Yankees ...

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Who should be the next Yankees Captain?

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In their history, the Yankees have had their leaders, and the Yankees have had their captains. The most recent captain was a player we've seen on the field for the last 20 years, his name being Derek Jeter. With Jeter's retirement, the Yankees are without a captain leading them in their quest to "Chase for 28". ...

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2014 Yankees: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

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With the 2014 season now complete, it's time to look back at what the Yankees have done this season. There were some good moments, some bad moments and some ugly moments. Let's take a look back at the year and discuss 'The Good, The Bad and The Ugly'. The Good -- It was a good offensive year ...

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Yankees finish 2014 season and Derek Jeter’s career with 9-5 victory over Red Sox

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Derek Jeter took two at-bats, and two at-bats was all he needed to end his glorious career. On the final day of the season, the Yankees were able to come away with a 9-5 victory on Derek Jeter's final day in the big leagues against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. The ...

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Derek Jeter takes BP one last time

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It's Derek Jeter's final game and it's the final game of the regular season. So what did Derek Jeter want to do on the weekend where he influenced all the decisions? He wanted to take batting practice. “I asked him if he wanted to hit today,” Joe Girardi said. “And he said, ‘You know I always ...

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Masahiro Tanaka gets one last start before offseason

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Masahiro Tanaka's first season as a New York Yankee has had it's ups and it's downs. His season reached an up when he returned from the UCL tear and dominated the Toronto Blue Jays. Now in his final start of 2014, Tanaka hopes to keep the trend going before beginning a hopefully normal winter. “It should ...

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Yankees on the brink of elimination in 5-4 loss to Orioles

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The Yankees are currently on the brink of elimination, and a rough start by Brandon McCarthy gave the Yankees a 5-4 loss to the Baltimore Orioles at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. The Yankees were able to get on the board in the fourth inning on a Chris Young ground out, scoring Chase Headley ...

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McCann and Gardner’s blasts give Yankees 5-2 victory over Blue Jays

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In Masahiro Tanaka's first start since July, he was dominant, he was Tanaka of old and he looked as if he never missed a beat. Brian McCann and Brett Gardner provided the offense and that combination gave the Yankees a 5-2 win over the Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. The Yankees ...

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