The Swirl Of Baseball Rule Changes (Photo: The Ringer - Getty Images)
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MLB Rule Changes – Into A Bold New Future (Part 2)

Sweeping MLB rule changes have been announced and more are forthcoming. But, here’s a couple of rule changes that should be on the table… Note:…

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Mets and Yankees First Base Dilemma (Photo: cloudcity7.com)
Posted in A Baseball Story Mets 2019 Mets and Yankees Yankees 2019

Mets And Yankees: On Who Should Win The Jobs At First Base

The Mets and Yankees have a problem. Four quality players are competing for the two jobs at first base. This is on how and why…

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Posted in Mets MLB History MLB Rule Changes Yankees

Mets And Yankees Fans: Why The Need For New Rules (Part 1)

Sweeping rule changes are coming to baseball. The first in a two-part series, this explores how and why we got to this point… Rule changes…

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Posted in A Baseball Story Mets 2019 MLB Rule Changes

Mets: On Dominic Smith’s Prolific Spring And Pete Alonso

 Dominic Smith’s productive pre-season provides the Mets with some shade to hide under when they send Pete Alonso to Syracuse… Met’s General Manager, Brodie Van…

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Clint Frazier's Powerful Bat. Does he have the power to save himself? (Photo: SI.com)
Posted in A Baseball Story Brett Gardner Yankees Yankees 2019 Yankees injuries

Clint Frazier – A Baseball Story And A Career Going Nowhere

Clint Frazier – A victim of serious injuries, yes. But he’s also been prone to shooting himself in the foot too. All in all, a…

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Posted in Derek Jeter Editorial New York Yankees

On Derek Jeter And The Disappearing Aura Surrounding Him

Be honest, do you miss Derek Jeter all that much? The person I mean, not the player? I don’t, and I’ll try to explain why……

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Homegrown - Michael Conforto (Mets), Aaron Judge (Yankees) (Photo: SNY TV)
Posted in Mets and Yankees Mets Commentary Yankees Analysis

Mets And Yankees: On Why Team Building Strategy Is Upside-Down

The Mets and Yankees not excepted, nearly all major league teams draft far more pitchers than position players. That’s upside-down and here’s why… A look…

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Snowbound Yankee Stadium (Photo: New York Daily News)
Posted in Yankees Yankees 2019 Yankees Red Sox Rivalry

Yankees Schedule Soft In April And May- Fast Start Imperative

The Yankees are blessed by the schedule Gods in April and May. A fast start can put the Red Sox following their tail lights for…

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