Tag Archives: Mark Melancon

Did the Lance Berkman trade really hurt the Yankees?

In 2010, the Yankees were in the thick of a playoff race while the Houston Astros were destined for another postseason-less October. The Yankees and Astros thought it’d be no harm, no foul to make a trade and the Yankees … Continue reading

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Former Yankees pitchers succeeding with current teams

While pitching has not really been an issue for the Yankees – as it has been their offense/run-production that has contributed to their recent struggles – several pitchers that once donned pinstripes have started the 2013 season with impressive performances.  … Continue reading

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Yankees news: Catching up after Christmas

I missed a couple of important things over the past few days because of the Christmas break so I wanted to point them out real quick. Nick Swisher signed a four-year, $56 million deal with the Cleveland Indians. The Mariners … Continue reading

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The Yankee beat: Bobby-V, Melancon, and the DH

The Yankees have now dropped two out of three to the Twins and with Phil Hughes pitching on Thursday it could end up being a terrible series. Here is our recap. To make things worse, Brett Gardner is now on … Continue reading

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