Hideki Matsui

Rob wrote about it earlier and there were some insightful comments by our readers, but I’m just going to talk about the Jorge Posada situation a little more.  But first, a little background info. As everyone knew coming into this season, Posada’s bat was going to be a key to […]

Gracefully Moving To DH

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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

Last season, everyone knew the Yankees wanted to sign 2 pitchers.  The first one was obvious: CC Sabathia.  There was debate about who the second one should be, but in the end, most people agreed it came down to 2 choices: AJ Burnett or Derek Lowe. Burnett was coming off […]

Don't Pay for the Past

After watching the Red Sox pick up John Lackey yesterday, Yankees fans might be thinking it’s time to bolster the offense. Well, with Hideki Matsui agreeing to sign with the Angels and Mike Cameron agreeing with the Red Sox, there goes two players the Yankees may have been thinking about picking up. Like my […]

Forget About Matsui, and Cameron Too

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Brian Cashman said in the beginning of the offseason that he wouldn’t let postseason performance influence his personnel decisions, which, if you read between the lines, seemed to indicate that Hideki Matsui‘s MVP award was pretty much meaningless to how he would be evaluated. Well, it looks like Matsui will […]

So Long, Hideki