Sergio Mitre

The other day I ran a post on 10 problems the Yankees might have this season and some people wondered why I didn’t mention the 5th starter battle. Well, because having two great young pitchers battling over the final spot in the rotation isn’t a problem, it’s a luxury. But […]

5 Yankees Spring Training Battles

2009: Sergio Mitre was inserted into the Yankees bullpen (and occasionally starting rotation) mid-season after rehabbing from Tommy John surgery to help solve the Joba Chamberlain problem. Mitre was primarily used to fill in for Joba when his pitch count prevented him from making a start while making the occasional […]

2010 Previews: Sergio Mitre

According to Jerry Crasnick of ESPN, the Yankees and right handed pitcher Sergio Mitre have avoided arbitration and agreed to a one-year $850,000 deal that does include some incentives. Mitre earned $1.25 million last season and had a team option for $1.25 for 2010, but the Yankees declined that looking […]

Sergio Mitre Agrees to One-Year $850,000

According to Chad Jennings, the Yankees have officially cut ties with right-handed pitcher Chien-Ming Wang by non-tendering him late Saturday. “There’s no doubt that we had to make a tough decision,” Brian Cashman said in a statement released by the team. “We are still hopeful that our relationship can continue, […]

Chien-Ming Wang Officially Non-Tendered

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