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Yankees Chapter of the BBA Announces AL Pitcher of the Year Award

Today's Baseball Bloggers Alliance ballot is for our version of the Pitcher of the Year Award, the Walter Johnson Award. The Award is named after Johnson who was one of the most dominating pitchers in baseball history while playing for the Washington Senators and later managing both the Senators and Cleveland Indians from 1907 until 1927. ...

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Yankees News: Hughes, Joba, Jeter, Burnett, and More

So the Yankees took yesterday and today off and won't begin working out to prepare for the ALCS until tomorrow which is also when they will find out who their opponent is. The Rays and the Rangers are currently tied at two games apiece and wrap up their series tomorrow night. Here are some notes: That was ...

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CC Sabathia Not Close to Cy Young Despite Win Total

For years the measure of a really good pitcher was how many wins he was able to rack up. Last season though something happened, Zack Greinke of the Royals won the Cy Young award despite only racking up 16 wins. CC Sabathia currently leads the American League with 16 wins and has been the ...

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CC Sabathia and the Black Aces

via Wikipedia: The Black Aces is a book written by former Major League pitcher James "Mudcat" Grant about the only African American pitchers who have won at least 20 Major League Baseball games in a single season. For some reason I have always found the idea of the Black Aces to be very cool and ever since ...

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