Rafael Soriano

To be honest, David Robertson might be my favorite Yankee right now.  Not just favorite Yankee pitcher, favorite Yankee overall.  That is, favorite Yankee not named Derek Jeter or Mariano Rivera.  I’ve loved Robinson Cano since he was rocking Roger Clemens’ old No. 22 jersey and any one of my […]

D-Rob vs Soriano: Who should be the closer?

Just a night after the first blown save of David Robertson‘s career, the Yankees used Rafael Soriano as their closer against the Rays. It wasn’t because the Yankees lost faith in D-Rob, instead it was simply because he had thrown two nights in a row and manager Joe Girardi didn’t […]

Soriano saves the day for the Yankees

For years Yankees fans have feared what life would be like once Mariano Rivera wasn’t around any longer and even though he vowed that he would comeback, Rivera is gone now and the Yankees are fortunate to have two very solid options to replace him – David Robertson and Rafael […]

D-Rob and Soriano will share Rivera’s job

Yankees manager Joe Girardi hasn’t officially named the Yankees next closer now that Mariano Rivera is done for the season with a torn ACL, but he did indicate that in a save situation on Thursday night he would have gone with David Robertson – a strong signal that he will […]

D-Rob: I’m not Mariano Rivera