Tag Archives: Pedro Martinez

A week in review: Drew, Hall of Fame, Hensley, Moncada, Randolph and Thames


It was quite an eventful week as baseball announced which players would be forever enshrined in Cooperstown. However, the weekly news doesn't stop there. The Yankees once again filled the second base hole, they're the favorites for an international free agent, they've interviewed someone for the major league coaching position and they announced the coaching ...

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Pedro Martinez wanted to be a Yankee?


While Pedro Martinez will most likely go into the Hall of Fame as a Boston Red Sox, there was one team he wanted to join even more: the New York Yankees. "I was almost traded to New York more than once. A lot of people don't know that. I wanted the trade to happen. I wanted ...

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Craig Biggio, Randy Johnson, John Smoltz and Pedro Martinez elected into 2015 Hall of Fame


Major League Baseball announced their inductees into the 2015 Hall of Fame and four players--three pitchers and a hitter--were elected. Randy Johnson, Craig Biggio, John Smoltz and Pedro Martinez were all elected into the Baseball Hall of Fame, Johnson, Smoltz and Martinez being the first trio inducted by the BBWAA in the same election. Biggio was ...

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2015 Mock Hall of Fame Ballot

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With the 2015 Hall of Fame announcements due on January 6 at 2 p.m. ET, I decided to sit down and write a mock MLB Hall of Fame ballot. There are many deserving players on the ballot and it was hard to choose just 10, but after much pondering, I made my decision. Before we begin ...

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10 Starters the Yankees Can Sign if They Fail to Get Cliff Lee

We've already taken a look at left handed relief possibilities that the Yankees could sign this offseason. It is possible that the Yankees don't sign Cliff Lee this offseason thought and if that happens scrambling to find another starter will become a bigger issue. Here are the top 10 candidates the Yankees could turn to ...

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Cano Starting Pedro to Yankees Rumors


For some reason the Daily News sent reporter Christian Red to a golf course in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic where he spoke with Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano who likes the idea of the Bombers brining in free agent Pedro Martinez. "I say he's got some more in him. He'd be good (with the Yankees), especially ...

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Pregame Talk: World Series Game 6

Tonight could be a good night. A very, very good night for Yankees fans. The stage is set. Two postseason poised pitchers, Andy Pettitte and Pedro Martinez, set to duke it out. For the Yankees, a World Series ring is on the line. For the Phillies, a chance to extend the series and ...

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More Trash Talk from the Post


On a day when the other New York newspapers are concerned with silly little things like government elections, the New York Post doesn’t bother with that. Instead they put Pedro Martinez in a diaper on their front cover because he is the “most influential man ever to walk into Yankee Stadium.”

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