Wells done: Vernon is valuable

Wells done: Vernon is valuable

He’s one of the lesser-known top paid players in Major League Baseball for the past few years. Vernon Wells. For the past three years he has been the second highest paid player overall ($24,187,500), trailing behind the notoriously highest paid Alex Rodriguez...
Sanchez headlines Top 30 Yankees Prospects

Sanchez headlines Top 30 Yankees Prospects

As seen on Examiner.com. As the winter winds down, the report date for pitchers and catchers is right around the corner. That means it is time to look deep into the future of the New York Yankees organization and rank some of the players who are among the best bets to...
ALDS series preview: Yankees vs Orioles

ALDS series preview: Yankees vs Orioles

Before we take a look forward at what is to come in the ALDS, let’s travel back in time to the beginning of the season in late March and early April. Just about six months ago the Yankee faithful had serious questions about the pitching staff and how the Bombers were...
Is Yanks/Sox Rivalry Dead?

Is Yanks/Sox Rivalry Dead?

This past week, on July 24, marked the eighth anniversary of Jason Varitek stuffing his mitt into Alex Rodriguez’s face, lighting a spark under the 2004 Red Sox that resulted in Boston’s first championship in 86 years and a “reverse of the curse.” This happened,...
Yankees Mid-Season Report Card

Yankees Mid-Season Report Card

Eighty-one games down, eighty-one to go.  The 2012 MLB Season is officially half way over, and that means its report card time.  Grades are based on results, but also take expectations into consideration. Disclaimer:  Some of the grades may seem a little harsh...
Series Preview: Rays @ Yankees

Series Preview: Rays @ Yankees

After a much-needed travel day off, the Yankees will return to the Bronx for a six-game home-stand, which begins with a three-game set against the Tampa Bay Rays. When they opened up the 2012 season in Tampa Bay, the outcome wasn’t favorable for the Yankees. They were...