Freddy Guzman

Corner infielder and outfielder Eric Hinske was taken off the ALCS roster in favor of the speedy Freddy Guzman, who was used for pinch running purposes. In the World Series, however, this should be reversed. Guzman really has no purpose in the World Series, as he is a “one skill […]

Hinske Should be Added to WS Roster

Joe Girardi has just announced that Freddy Guzman, the speedster added to Triple-A in September, will replace Eric Hinske on the ALCS roster. Some say that Guzman was added to counter the Angels’ running threat. I disagree with the move. Hinske didn’t even get an at bat in the ALDS. […]

Guzman Added as Stolen Base Threat

In the beginning of the month I took a look at the possible playoff roster, but now with the Yankees clinching the playoffs, East, and best record let’s take another look to see what has changed. Yankees manager Joe Girardi has some tough roster decisions (Getty). Let’s start by looking […]

Another Look at the Playoff Roster

According to Peter Abraham of the Journal News, the Yankees have promoted outfielder Freddy Guzman to the majors and assigned pitcher Ian Kennedy to triple-A Scranton. In order to make room for Guzman on the 40-man roster the Yankees have designated Anthony Claggett for assignment and he’ll now have to […]

Guzman and Kennedy On The Move