Category: Analysis

Sandy Alderson - Driver of the Mets New Era
Posted in Analysis Mets 2021 Sandy Alderson

Ambushed Mets Face Unsettling And Complex Front Office Decisions

The Mets front office is again in disarray. Recovering from the Porter debacle falls squarely on Sandy Anderson. It won’t be an easy task. The…

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Mets 2021 Season (bloomberg.com)
Posted in Analysis Mets 2021

Mets Moving To Plan B As Springer Goes With The Blue Jays

The Mets romp through the offseason hit a snag when center fielder George Springer signed with Toronto. Plan B is now on the front burner….

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ESPN gives you a wave - but not Steve Cohen (si.com)
Posted in Analysis Mets 2021 Steve Cohen

Steve Cohen Does The Right Thing With Porter Even If ESPN Didn’t

Kudos to Steve Cohen for his swift and firm action in firing his GM, Jared Porter. Too bad ESPN didn’t act accordingly… Mets owner Steve…

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Yankees Puzzle: Putting the pieces together
Posted in Analysis Yankees 2021

Yankees: Filling In The Pieces To Complete The Championship Puzzle

The Yankees leaped forward with DJ’s signing. Now it’s time to fill in those all-important smaller pieces that make for a title-winning team. The Yankees…

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DJ LeMahieu in the Yankees fold for 2021 and beyond (Boston Herald)
Posted in Analysis Yankees 2021 Yankees Luxury Tax

Yankees Weigh In With Ingenious Luxury Tax Avoidance Plan For 2021

The Yankees and DJ LeMahieu showed what can happen when both sides work together, as Yanks introduce a new way to avoid a luxury tax….

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MLB 2021 Uncertain Times (Getty Images)
Posted in Analysis MLB 2021 MLB 2021 Rules

MLB 2021: Questions With No Answers Causing Team And Player Doubt

Spring Training for the MLB 2021 season has pitchers and catchers from most teams reporting in four weeks. And that, I’m afraid, is all we…

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Yankees courtship of DJ LeMahieu In Jeopardy (USA Today)
Posted in Analysis DJ LeMahieu Yankees 2021

On The Yankees Love Affair With LeMahieu – Stop The Foreplay, It’s Boring

The Yankees and DJ LeMahieu are engaged in what is supposed to be a “We love you more” love affair. At what point can we…

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Mets Dominic Smith - a budding MLB star (amny.com)
Posted in Analysis Mets 2021

Mets: How Is It That Dominic Smith Escaped From The Indians Trade?

Mets GM Jared Porter should be arrested for petit larceny by Cleveland fans. How is it Dominic Smith is still a Met and not with…

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