MLB Players - Pay Cuts Or Not 2020
Posted in Analysis MLB Contracts MLB Coronavirus MLB players

MLB Players looking insensitive and greedy by fighting pay cuts

The MLB player’s union is reportedly gearing up to fight a war if owners insist on additional pay cuts. That’s a big mistake if they…

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Yankees lone fan before season halt (NY Post)
Posted in MLB Corona Strategy MLB Coronavirus

MLB 2020: When the season resumes – and it will – will you be there?

The MLB 2020 will resume at some point. At another juncture, fans will be allowed to attend. These will be some of the “costs” for…

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Aaron Judge, Left Oblique Injury 4/20.2019 (Photo: Chat Sports)
Posted in Aaron Judge Yankees 2020

Aaron Judge: Stuck in the middle of a rapidly fading dream

For Aaron Judge, superstardom as a New York Yankee came quickly a mere three years ago. Today, he is racked with injuries and a career…

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Rob Manfred giving everyone a headache (USA Today)
Posted in MLB Corona Strategy MLB New Plan MLB Trump

MLB 2020: Trump Says F___K It All – So Let’s Play Ball!

The recommendations of the CDC have driven MLB’s 2020 season. Donald Trump says, what do they know? Is this the opening MLB has been looking…

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Bill Stein - Texas Rangers 1982
Posted in A Baseball Story Baseball Fantasy

Baseball Fantasy: A dream lunch with a player – who would it be?

A baseball fantasy – what else do we have now? So, let our mind wander a bit imagining a dream lunch with one major league…

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Masahiro Tanaka Yankees Mr. Consistency (Photo: Forbes)
Posted in Analysis Yankees 2021 Rotation Yankees Commentary

The Yankees are rolling the dice on three-fifths of the starting rotation

The Yankees, if the stars do not align, could very well find themselves with a shortage of starting pitchers (again!) in 2021. Is there a…

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Candy Cummings, Inventor of the Curveball (HOF)
Posted in Baseball nostalgia

Baseball nostalgia provides an escape for now, but it’s only touching the surface

Baseball nostalgia is welcome as a replacement for the interruption in the 2020 season. But it’s bland and needs to be more imaginative and relevant….

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Gleyber Torres leads the 2019 Yankees to a comback win 6/26/2019 (Photo ETA - New York Post)
Posted in Yankees 2020

Yankees take series from Toronto behind Montgomery and Torres 5/3/2020

The Yankees took the rubber game in Toronto today behind the strong pitching of Jordan Montgomery and three doubles from Gleyber Torres. Judge is still…

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