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Archive of entries posted on July 2012

New York Yankees: Sports Illustrated gives new meaning to overrated

If you haven’t heard yet, Sports Illustrated recently released a poll asking 228 MLB players: Who is the Most Overrated Position Player in Baseball? And the winners, listed in order were as follows: 1.          Alex Rodriguez 2.          Derek Jeter 3.          Jayson Werth 4.          Nick Swisher 5.          Albert Pujols 6.          Ichiro Suzuki 7.          Hanley Ramirez 8.          […]

2012 MLB Power Rankings – Week 13

The 2012 MLB season proves that time does fly when you are having fun, as it is hard to believe that the end of first-half is upon us. This has been one of the most exciting, entertaining and riddled with drama I have ever seen. Nothing about this season is predictable. Teams like the Pirates, […]

New York Yankees: McDonald is Gardner insurance

MLBTradeRumors.com reported that the New York Yankees acquired recently released Red Sox, outfielder Darnell McDonald off waivers yesterday after McDonald tweeted the news himself. By adding McDonald, who is a utility outfielder to the 25-man roster, is it safe to assume that Brett Gardner’s strained right elbow is still injured? The Yankees have been without Gardner since April 17th, and have been given […]

New York Times owes New York Yankees a sorry

First let me say, Happy Birthday America; and then let me tell you a story. This morning my father was giving me his usual rhetoric by saying, “don’t worry about the Yankees because they are so far ahead in the AL East standings.” See my dad is the type that usually turns off the TV […]

Why Yankees Soriano got stiffed

The 2012 AL All-Star team was announced this past Sunday; and four New York Yankees were selected, so CONGRATULATIONS are in order for Derek Jeter, Robinson Cano, Curtis Granderson and CC Sabathia. MLB fans voted on the starting position players for each team. But each league’s respective All-Star manager chooses the pitchers and reserve position […]

New York Yankees: CC Conspiracy theory

Olympian gold-medalist Bob Richards once said: “It may sound strange, but many champions are made champions by setbacks.” And I think most sports fans would agree with this sentiment wholeheartedly. As in any sport, to call yourself a champion is a title you have to earn first; but regarding baseball the longevity of the 162-game season makes multiple […]