Tag Archives: Carl Crawford

Yankees Chapter of the BBA Announces AL Hitter of the Year Ballot

Today we unveil the last Baseball Bloggers Alliance ballot, this time it is the Stan Musial Award given to the best hitter in the league. Naming the award after Musial makes sense as he was one of the best hitters in baseball history. A 20-time All-Star and a three-time MVP, Musial finished his career with 3,630 ...

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Heyman on the Yankees: Core 4, Lee, Greinke, Crawford, Werth, Dunn, Montero

Jon Heyman of Sports Illustrated recently wrote a column on the Yankees offseason. A lot of what he wrote were just guesses, but educated ones, and a lot of what he wrote is based off his sources which he has a lot of. So take this for what it's worth, good but ultimately not solid ...

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Carl Crawford Wants to Stay in Tampa

Via MLB.com: Losing [Carlos Pena] and [Rafael Soriano] hurts, but [Carl Crawford] came up through the organization's farm system and has been the team's biggest star in franchise history -- so the prospect of "C.C." leaving hurt most. "I don't want to leave, everybody knows that," Crawford said. "I like it here. I've made ...

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Yankees Notes: D-Rob, Nova, Brackman, Crawford, and More

Last week's matchup of CC Sabathia vs. David Price is the closest thing to Roger Clemens vs. Pedro Martinez there is today and it lived up to it's billing as each pitcher gave their teams a shot to win the game and then some. Well, the pair go at it again ...

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Fast Forward: 2011 Outfield

Even though the Yankees are in the midst of a battle for the AL East against the menace known as the Tampa Bay Rays, and trying to defend their world title, one cannot help  but speculate what the future holds, especially when it involves the speedy left fielder Carl Crawford. Crawford, who has spent his ...

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Best of the Week from the Yankees Blogosphere

The Yankees jumped out to a 7-0 lead in today's game before rain ended things. Damaso Marte got the start, that's right, and Mariano Rivera pitched the second inning. Andy Pettitte, who has only pitched in one official spring training game thanks to rain, had his outing cut short after pitching just one inning. He ...

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Morning Hits: Carl Crawford, Utility Infielders, and Feds

In case you missed it, the biggest news of the morning is the Yankees decision to waive Chad Gaudin, thus eliminating him from the fifth starter competition and probably from the team altogether. Here are some other news items of note: Jon Heyman wrote a column on Carl Crawford and he had a quote that the  Yankees ...

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Character Issues with Carl Crawford?

Among the possible free agents in next year's class that fans have their eye on is left fielder Carl Crawford, but unlike somebody like Cliff Lee, fans are not unanimous in their support for Crawford. Many say that he won't leave Tampa so why bother worrying, some fear that 2008 was an indication that he won't ...

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