Starlin Castro

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Yesterday, we graded Starlin Castro‘s season at second base. Today, we move to shortstop where we’ll grade Didi Gregorius. This was Gregorius’s second season with the New York Yankees, and so far he had been everything the Yankees could have wanted.  During the 2014 offseason, the Yankees traded for shortstop Didi Gregorius, […]

2016 Yankees Report Card: Didi Gregorius

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Yesterday, I graded Yankees backup infielder Tyler Austin. Today, we grade Yankees second baseman Starlin Castro, who may have had a decent year offensively, but was sabermetrically a disappointment. When the Yankees shipped off Adam Warren and Brendan Ryan to the Chicago Cubs for Starlin Castro, they were filling the hole Robinson Cano left when he […]

2016 Yankees Report Card: Starlin Castro

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Yesterday, we graded catcher Gary Sanchez after he had two strong months in the Major Leagues. Today, we move onto another rookie who started his young career with a big bang–like his first hit in the Majors being a home run ‘big bang’. Let’s grade infielder Tyler Austin. Tyler Austin spent most […]

2016 Yankees Report Card: Tyler Austin

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Yesterday, we graded starter Masahiro Tanaka and handed out our first “A” of the Report Card series. Today, we reach the end of the pitching portion of the Report Card and grade Adam Warren.Warren’s return to the Yankees bullpen is a funny one; he was traded last offseason for Starlin Castro before he […]

2016 Yankees Report Card: Adam Warren

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Yesterday, you decided whether you would “Keep or Toss” Brett Gardner, Jacoby Ellsbury, Aaron Hicks and Aaron Judge. Today, we go into the infield where you’ll decide whether to “Keep or Toss”  the players that play defense in the diamond. Chase Headley: Headley had a terrible start to his season in April, but overall had […]

Keep or Toss: The Infield

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Starlin Castro After landing on the disabled list with a Grade-1 hamstring strain, the Yankees haven’t committed to bringing Castro back during the Blue Jays series. During Sunday’s contest, the team announced Casro wasn’t available to pinch-run, pinch-hit or play the field. It’s still unclear if Castro will return during […]

Yankees Notes: Castro, Hicks & Severino