Category: New York Yankees

Content analyzing the Yankees team, players, and management with an eye to opening up thought and discussion relevant to ways the team can improve.

Gerrit Cole - 2020 Free agent ( (Photo: pinstripalley.com Edited)
Posted in Yankees 2020 Yankees Analysis

Yankees: If it’s all about October – stand back and save the bullets for July

Yankees fans are waiting for the big punch when the Evil Empire surfaces again to spend the rest of the league into oblivion. No, there’s…

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Brian Cashman, Yankees Stealth Bomber (Photo Credit: Greedy Pinstripes)
Posted in Brian Cashman Yankees 2020 Yankees Analysis Yankees Luxury Tax

Yankees: Even with a go-ahead to spend, will Cashman stick to his strategy

Yankees GM Brian Cashman is unique in many ways. He spends dollars as if they are coming from his wallet. Will that approach prevail in…

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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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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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Yankees back-up catcher - Austin Romine (Photo NY Daily News)
Posted in Yankees 2020 Yankees Analysis Yankees New And Notes

Yankees: Don’t be stupid – sign the best back-up catcher in baseball

The Yankees made the right move. There isn’t a back-up catcher on this planet worth $18 million for one season. But Austin Romine is not…

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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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