Category: Yankees 2021

Trevor Bauer: Going After MLB (FoxSports)
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Trevor Bauer: A Self-Promoting Misfit For Either The Mets Or Yankees

Trevor Bauer has launched a self-promoting campaign guaranteeing he will sell himself to the highest bidder, no questions asked. Beware. Trevor Bauer can’t get enough of…

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Yankees 2021 Arbitration Albatross
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Yankees: Arbitration Settlements Figure To Pile On Team’s Payroll Woes

The Yankees will soon be exchanging numbers with 13 arbitration-eligible players. Following another “failed” year, do they all deserve raises? Already in a luxury tax…

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Yankees Spring Training 2021
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Yankees: Making The Case To Stand Down – The Class Of 2022 Is Loaded

The Yankees have already been installed as the 2021 AL favorite to reach the World Series without any additions. So why not stand down? The…

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Yankees Luxury Tax Goal 2021 (Photo: Bronx Daily Digest)
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Yankees: How To Spend Or Hoard $63 Million In “Surplus” Payroll In 2021

Yankees GM Brian Cashman has his marching orders from his boss – no luxury tax this year! Still, there’s room to add talent – but…

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Analytics Gone Wild (Forbes)
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Yankees: Robotic Slaves To Analytics Does Not Make A Team

The Yankees’ separation from the Rays is wider than the final 2020 standings. The Rays use analytics, but they are not robots like the Yankees….

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Yankees And Didi Gregorius In Better Days (NY Times)
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The Yankees Definitely Have The Attention Of Didi Gregorius, But Still…

Yankees runaway Didi Gregorius, other than a catcher, tops the bill of team needs in the field. But is the fence too broken to be…

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Yankees Clint Frazier - Gold Glove Finalist (Bronx Pinstripes)
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Yankees: Well, Ain’t This Just Desserts – Clint Frazier In Gold Glove Finals

Did the Yankees do a double-take when they saw Clint Frazier’s name as a Gold Glove finalist? How wonderfully ironic this is for Red Thunder….

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DJ LeMahieu, Yankees MVP Candidate (Photo: Newsday)
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Yankees: Two Must-Haves Two-Maybes And One No-Way In Hell 2021 Plan

The Yankees are separated from the 2021 World Series by the thin edge of a razor blade. Tweaking the roster with key moves is the…

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