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New York Yankees: biggest surprises on Opening Day roster

New York Yankees: biggest surprises on Opening Day roster

This post was originally published in Outside Pitch MLB With Opening Day less than 24 hours away, the New York Yankees have their 25-man roster set to start the 2016 season. Due to injuries and poor performances during Spring Training, there are some players […]

by · April 6, 2016 · Sports
Alex Rodriguez, NY Yankees

What legacy will A-Rod have?

What legacy will A-Rod have? By Christopher Saunders This is the only way it could have ended.  It appears Alex Rodriguez has decided to conclude his baseball career on his own terms.  I expected nothing less from A-Rod.  If his […]

by · March 30, 2016 · Bronx Personalities, Sports
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 14:  (NEW YORK DAILIES OUT) Jesus Montero #63 of the Seattle Mariners looks on against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium on May 14, 2013  in the Bronx borough of New York City. The Yankees defeated the Mariners 4-3.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Former New York Yankees top prospect waived by Seattle Mariners

This article was originally published on Outside Pitch MLB Long before Aaron Judge, Jorge Mateo and James Kaprielian were the top names in the New York Yankees farm system, there was Jesus Montero. The catching prospect and native of Venezuela wasn’t only known within the Yankees organization – he […]

by · March 30, 2016 · Sports
New York Yankees: Who will be the fifth starter?

New York Yankees: Who will be the fifth starter?

This article was originally published on Outside Pitch MLB. A healthy competition is good for any ball club. And for the New York Yankees, said competition comes in the form of their final spot in the starting rotation. With Masahiro Tanaka, Luis Severino, Michael […]

by · March 22, 2016 · Sports
New York Yankees: Rob Refsnyder is earning a spot on the Opening Day roster

New York Yankees: Rob Refsnyder is earning a spot on the Opening Day roster

This article was originally published on Outside Pitch MLB.  It almost seems like New York Yankees prospect Rob Refsnyder was never supposed to make it in pinstripes. Not to say that the organization was purposely holding him back; it’s just that every opportunity that […]

by · March 16, 2016 · Sports
Hot Stove Report: New York Yankees Fans Receive An Early Glimpse Of The Future

Hot Stove Report: New York Yankees Fans Receive An Early Glimpse Of The Future

This post was originally published on Outside Pitch MLB Although Spring Training isn’t even a week old, the New York Yankees fans have already received great news. The organization’s top prospects – most notably Aaron Judge, Jorge Mateo and James Kaprielian – have displayed their talent on […]

by · March 13, 2016 · Sports
Hot Stove Report: Aroldis Chapman Suspension Won’t Hurt Yankees

Hot Stove Report: Aroldis Chapman Suspension Won’t Hurt Yankees

Chapman suspension won’t hurt Yankees as MLB sends a Message   By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor   The New York Yankees will not be hindered by the 30-game suspension leveled by Major League Baseball on closer Aroldis Chapman.  The Cuban […]

by · March 2, 2016 · Sports
Hot Stove Report: Should The Yankees Keep Teixeira In Pinstripes For 2017?

Hot Stove Report: Should The Yankees Keep Teixeira In Pinstripes For 2017?

This article was originally published on Outside Pitch MLB.  Just because the 2016 season has yet to start doesn’t mean we can’t look ahead to 2017. The New York Yankees believed they had a full proof plan for this year and beyond. […]

by · March 1, 2016 · Sports
Hot Stove Report: The ‘Rites of Spring’ for New York Baseball

Hot Stove Report: The ‘Rites of Spring’ for New York Baseball

The “Rites” of Spring for New York baseball   By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor   The seven week countdown has started to opening day in the Bronx when the first pitch is thrown at Yankee Stadium. But the defending NL champion […]

by · February 23, 2016 · Sports
Hot Stove Report: NY Yankees Turn To Top Prospects

Hot Stove Report: NY Yankees Turn To Top Prospects

So you’re saying the NY Yankees have a chance? By Chris Saunders By the looks of the MLB Hot stove season, New York Yankees are not making any big free agent signings ahead of the 2016 season. The best available […]

by · February 20, 2016 · Sports
Say It Ain’t So, Jehry

Say It Ain’t So, Jehry

Former Met’s closer Henry Mejia has been banned permanently from the majors after his third positive PED test.

by · February 14, 2016 · Sports
Yoenis Cespedes, NY Mets

The Cespedes Drama and Return to the Mets

The Cespedes Drama and Return to the Mets   By Rich Mancuso   It was going to get done because Yoenis Cespedes continually said his desire was to remain in New York and that team he wanted was the New […]

by · January 24, 2016 · Sports
The Legacy of Roberto Clemente Remembered

The Legacy of Roberto Clemente Remembered

Understanding the legacy of Roberto Clemente is the Number   By Rich Mancuso   Roberto Clemente the first Hispanic ballplayer enshrined in the National Baseball Hall of Fame has many roots in the Bronx. There are schools, community centers and baseball […]

by · January 6, 2016 · Local News, News, Sports
Yankees Get Aroldis Chapman for the Pen: Does the Trade make sense?

Yankees Get Aroldis Chapman for the Pen: Does the Trade make sense?

Yankees Get Chapman for the Pen: Does the Trade make sense? By Rich Mancuso On one hand the New York Yankees trade for lefthander Aroldis Chapman for four minor leaguers does make sense. Then there are the questions that loom […]

by · December 29, 2015 · Sports
Yankees get younger and Mets with questions

Yankees get younger and Mets with questions

Yankees get younger and Mets with questions by Rich Mancuso Ben Zobrist to the Chicago Cubs earned the New York Mets a failing grade. Starlin Castro coming to the Bronx got the Yankees the “A” in two of the biggest […]

by · December 9, 2015 · Sports