Slider Key to Carpenter’s Success in 2015

Slider Key to Carpenter’s Success in 2015

The Yankees traded former top prospect Manny Banuelos to the Braves on New Years’ Day for a pair of relievers—right-hander David Carpenter and southpaw Chasen Shreve. The well-traveled Carpenter should take over for the recently traded Shawn Kelley as a hard-throwing...
Chase Headley’s Defensive Value

Chase Headley’s Defensive Value

(USA Today Sports Images) Chase Headley immediately endeared himself to Yankees fans with his walkoff single in the fourteenth inning of his July 22nd pinstripes debut. Headley went on to hit safely in his next seven games as well. Headley hit .333 in 30 at bats with...
Better late than never

Better late than never

The Yankees did something yesterday that they hadn’t done in almost a year: win a game when trailing after eight innings. Pretty mind boggling. Their ninth inning rally and extra inning victory against the Cubs was the first time they had come back from the dead...