Category: A Baseball Story

Chase Lambin - A Baseball Story (Photo: chron.com)
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Chase Lambin: A Mets draft pick and a compelling two-person baseball story

Baseball runs through Chase Lambin’s blood. But his is a love story on two levels. A journey that is compelling, inspiring, and even now not…

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Clint Frazier Gary Sanchez - Yankee enigmas (Photo: eawaz)
Posted in A Baseball Story Clint Frazier Gary Sanchez Yankees 2020 Yankees Commentary

Yankees: It’s Clint Frazier’s fault he isn’t and never will be Gary Sanchez

The Yankees have two players with curiously similar strengths and weaknesses. One gets treated with kid gloves – the other not so much. What’s up…

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Chance Adams - A free man (Photo: bergen-record)
Posted in A Baseball Story Yankees 2020 Yankees Minor Leagues

The Yankees finally release Chance Adams from purgatory

The Yankees have finally put an end to one of the most prolonged battles of a player with a desire to wear the pinstripes. Chance…

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Mets All-Star Jeff McNeil (Photo: Mets Merized)
Posted in A Baseball Story Analysis Mets 2020 Mets Commentary MLB Rule Changes

On how the Mets and MLB rules will crush Jeff McNeil’s future earnings

Mets 2019 All-Star Jeff McNeil may or may not realize it yet, but he is destined to become a victim of the team and MLB…

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Anthony Seigler, Yankees top catching prospect (Photo: nj.com)
Posted in A Baseball Story Analysis Gary Sanchez Yankees 2020 Yankees Minor Leagues Yankees prospects

Yankees Gary Sanchez: Keep on trying to put a square peg in a round hole

While the Yankees continue to apply a “Tinkerbell” massage to Gary Sanchez, prospect Anthony Seigler deserves more attention The Yankees, like many of us, are…

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Matt Harvey - A man on a mission - or not (Photo: CBSsports)
Posted in A Baseball Story Analysis Matt Harvey

Does Matt Harvey have it in him to dig deep and make a comeback

Matt Harvey is an easy target. Once called the Clown Prince, his fall has been public and mostly self-inflicted. Is there a new chapter on…

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Dominic Smith - New York Mets (Photo: Mike Stobe/Getty Images)
Posted in A Baseball Story Mets 2020 Mets Commentary Mets Trade Possibilities

Mets: Is Dominic Smith doomed to always be an afterthought

Do the Mets have a plan for Dominic Smith? Or, is he relegated to an “Oh yeah, him” status with the team and “we’ll figure…

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Clint Frazier's Last Days With The Yankees (Photo: New York Post)
Posted in A Baseball Story Analysis Clint Frazier

Yankees: Can we just get the Clint Frazier thing done…

The Yankees, like any team, stockpile players in their farm system for as long as the rules allow. But hasn’t Clint Frazier reached the point…

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