Category: Yankees Minor Leagues

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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Larry Rothschild, Yankees Pitching Coach 2011-2019 (Photo: New York Post)
Posted in Analysis Yankees 2020 Yankees Minor Leagues Yankees Starting Pitching

Yankees: Where Will Their “New School” Philosophy Take Them

The Yankees have only one pitching coach left in the organization. The “New School” is in. What is it, and where will it take the…

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Aaron Hicks, Switch-Hitter New York Yankees (Photo: USA Today)
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Aaron Hicks – A Switch Hitting Dinosaur In The Yankees Lineup

Overall, switch hitters in Major League Baseball (MLB) still comprise about thirteen percent of all hitters. But for the Yankees, they’re a dying breed… Aaron…

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Gio Urshela, Yankees Super Replacement (Photo: Pinstripe Alley)
Posted in Yankees - The Replacements Yankees 2019 Yankees injuries Yankees Minor Leagues Yankees Replacements

Yankees: No Tears Goodbye For The Replacement Players

As the twelve Yankees on the Injured List trickle in, a Replacement Player will become expendable. No tears goodbye needed though as their stock has…

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Yankee Stadium in the rain (Photo: Brad Mangin)
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Yankees Prospects Traded Away 2015-2018: Where Are They Now

Trading Yankees prospects for major league ready talent has been the signature of General Manager Brian Cashman. Where are these players now… Bonafide Yankees prospects…

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Minor League Players - Poverty Level (Photo: Yahoo Sports)
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Minor League Players Pay Gets Pummeled By Congress And MLB

Minor League players know the burden they assume when they sign on with a major league team. But the U.S. Congress didn’t need to pile…

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Yankees farm system - 2019 (Photo Credit MLB Journals)
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Yankees Farm System: The Lord Giveth And The Lord Taketh Away

The Yankees know you can only dip into the cookie jar so many times before you reach the crumbs at the bottom. What’s in the…

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Yankees Prospect Estevan Florial Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports
Posted in New York Yankees Yankees 2019 Yankees Minor Leagues

Yankees Prospects Playing Winter Ball: The Studs And Duds

Several Yankees prospects have completed play in various winter ball leagues. Who moved up and who moved down in the eyes of the organization? Yankees…

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