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Brett Gardner - On board for 2020 (Photo: New York Post)
Posted in Analysis Brett Gardner Yankees 2020 Yankees Commentary Yankees Luxury Tax

Yankees: Sorry, we’re closed for the season. The Taxman waits for his cut.

The Yankees, with the signing of Brett Gardner, will close the books on payroll additions for the 2020 season. With the Taxman looming, they’ve done enough……

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Matt Harvey - A man on a mission - or not (Photo: CBSsports)
Posted in Analysis Brodie Van Wagenen Matt Harvey Mets 2020 Mets Commentary

Mets: Why wouldn’t they think of taking a flyer on Matt Harvey?

While the Mets continue to spin their tires, what is the problem with taking a highly motivated Matt Harvey on a flyer to rejoin the…

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Aaron Judge ecstatic about Gerrit Cole (Photo: New York Post)
Posted in Analysis Gerrit Cole Yankees 2020 Yankees Commentary

Yankees: Uh-oh, they’ve dug themselves a hole, there are no excuses now

Yankees GM Brian Cashman has done his part, and Hal Steinbrenner is signing the check. Now, it’s all on the 25 players in the clubhouse…

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Brodie Van Wagenen: Out of control (Photo: Yahoo)
Posted in Brodie Van Wagenen Mets Commentary Mets free agent signings

Mets Van Wagenen: The Gunslinger only brought a cap gun to San Diego

Mets GM Brodie Van Wagenen idly stands by as drama unfolds in San Diego and teams barrel ahead of the Mets. And this one doesn’t…

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Yankees future shortstop - Francisco Lindor (Photo: Let's Go Tribe)
Posted in Brian Cashman Yankees 2020 Yankees Commentary

The Yankees should be the early bird catching the worm in Cleveland

For the moment, the Yankees are preoccupied with Gerrit Cole. Up or down, we’ll know soon. But the Cleveland Indians need to be on the…

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Mets GM Brodie Van Wageneen (Photo: New York Post)
Posted in Brodie Van Wagenen Mets Commentary Mets Trade Possibilities

Are Mets sure Brodie Van Wagenen isn’t AWOL at the Winter Meetings

Have the Mets spotted Brodie Van Wagenen anywhere in San Diego this week? Forget the big splash, there isn’t even a ripple. The inaction is…

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Gerrit Cole - Price on the rise (Photo: businessinsurance.com)
Posted in Analysis Yankees 2020 Yankees Luxury Tax Yankees Payroll

Yankees: The Strasburg earthquake changes everything. What will be the cost of Cole?

The Yankees, openly pursuing Gerrit Cole, have to be stunned by the contract awarded to Stephen Strasburg. What will be the final cost of Cole?…

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Didi Gregorius - gone forever? (Photo: New York Post)
Posted in Didi Gregorius Yankees 2020 Yankees Luxury Tax

The Yankees shunning of Didi Gregorius makes no sense – what’s up with that?

The Yankees are either rolling the dice in a risky game, or the shunning of Didi Gregorius is real and with no logic. With logic…

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