Tag: New York Yankees

Jim Abbott Against All Odds
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Jim Abbott: A fan recalls the most unlikely no-hitter in baseball history

When Jim Abbott started for the Yanks on September 4, 1993, he recalls, “It was a cloudy day. A day game, the kind of game I…

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Yankees YES ratings plummet - why? (Photo: Forbes)
Posted in Baseball Commentary Yankees Commentary

Yankees YES network ratings plummet – welcome to Major League Baseball 2020

The Yankees, despite winning 103 games last season, took an astounding 17.6% drop in the viewing of their games on YES. It’s not their fault,…

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Brian Cashman: A Man Of Stealth And Precision
Posted in Analysis Hal Steinbrenner MLB Contracts Yankees 2020 Yankees Analysis Yankees Luxury Tax Yankees Payroll

Yankees: The United States of Baseball – Don’t mess with the gentle giant.

The Yankees reminded everyone they are the United States of baseball. Curiously, even with unmatched resources, their power is only sparingly unleashed… At times, the…

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Mike Ford, Walk-Off Home Run vs.A's 9/1/2019 (Photo: New York Post)
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Yankees Notch 90th Win On Second Consecutive Walk-Off

The Yankees do not run a local, only an express train. The excitement continued to rain at Yankee Stadium on Sunday where the Bombers lulled…

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Billy Beane, the illustrious GM of the Oakland A's Photo: cnbc.com)
Posted in A Baseball Story Analysis New York Yankees

Billy Beane vs Yankees: Sorry Brian, You Lose This One

The Yankees feature a three-game weekend set against the (once again) surprising Oakland A’s at the Stadium. But are they so surprising after all… The…

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Yankees vs. Red Sox Rivalry Resumes
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Yankees – Red Sox: Like All Seasons, It’s Still About The Rivalry

The Yankees steal Encarnacion from Tampa Bay and shut them out last night. But in case you missed it, the Red Sox are now a…

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Yankees: The (Brief) Return of Giancarlo Stanton and Aaron Judge (Photo: sportingnrews.com)
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On Making Preparations For The “Old” New York Yankees

Within the next couple of weeks, the “Old” New York Yankees will be taking the field for the first time in several months. What are…

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Clint Frazier - A Troubled Young Man (Photo: AP)
Posted in A Baseball Story Clint Frazier MLB Editorial

Clint Frazier: A Disillusioned And Frustrated Young Man’s Call For Help

 Clint Frazier is a troubled young man who happens to be a New York Yankee. I put the two together because they cannot be separated……

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