Category: Analysis

Short Porch Yankees Stadium (Photo: BleacherReport)
Posted in Analysis Didi Gregorius Yankees 2020 Yankees Analysis Yankees History

Yankees: If Didi isn’t the much needed left-handed bat – then who is?

Do the Yankees suffer from having a predominantly right-handed lineup? The old school says yes. But pickings for free-agent lefties are slim. What now? The…

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Mets: Think twice on Betts (Photo: metsmerizedonline.com)
Posted in Analysis Mets 2020 Mets Commentary

Mets: Hedge your bets on Mookie Betts – Take door number two

The Mets need a “real” major league centerfielder. A marquee name is out there and can be had. But in this case, the Mets are…

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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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Yankees Greg Bird: The next phase? (Photo: USA TODAY Sports (Steve Mitchell)
Posted in Analysis Greg Bird Yankees 2020

Yankees Greg Bird: A final viewing before they close the casket

The linkage between the Yankees and Greg Bird remains a compelling baseball story. With one last gasp of breath and miles from home, it’s all…

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Yoenis Cespedes - Cancer On The Mets (Photo: offthebenchbaseball.com)
Posted in Analysis Mets 2020 Mets Commentary

Mets: Oh yeah, there’s that Cespedes thing to deal with too

The Mets have to be thinking it would be better for everyone if Yoenis Cespedes fades into the sunset, never to be seen or heard…

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Yankees target - Francisco Lindor 2020 (Photo: LetsGoTribe)
Posted in Analysis Yankees 2020 Yankees Luxury Tax Yankees Rumors

Yankees: Lindor + Gardner + Odorizzi = Cole (a better strategy)

Yankees fans looking for a big splash signing this winter are likely to end up disappointed. It has nothing to do with money – just…

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Didi Gregorius - Non-tendered Yankee (Photo: clutchpoints.com_
Posted in Analysis Didi Gregorius Yankees 2020

Yankees made the right move with fan favorite Didi Gregorius

The Yankees put sentiment aside and did not extend a Qualifying Offer to Didi Gregorius. All things must pass, and this is a move the…

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Zack Wheeler: Potential free-agent 2020 (Photo: CBSsports.com
Posted in Analysis Mets 2020 Mets Commentary Mets Starting Pitching Zack Wheeler

Mets qualifying offer to Zack Wheeler is the right move

The Mets, strategically or otherwise, did the right thing offering Zack Wheeler $18 million to stay with the team for 2020. Now, the ball is…

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