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  1. Podcast: Five-year Hall, A-Gone, Yanks

    Rob Neyer

    Mark Simon and Steve Berthiaume hosted Friday's Baseball Today and among the fun discussions: 1. Did the Yankees really hit three grand slams in one game? That was awesome. But Phil Hughes wasn't. 2. Adrian Gonzalez has regained his power strok...

    Blog | August 26, 2011
  2. Podcast: Indians will stay in the race

    Rob Neyer

    Mark Simon and Steve Berthiaume joined forces on Friday's Baseball Today podcast. Among their items of discussion: 1. The Blue Jays-Yankees game on Thursday was crazy and the guys wonder how much the Yanks will miss Alex Rodriguez. 2. Steve exp...

    Blog | July 15, 2011
  3. Yanks' Brian Cashman on fannies, beaches

    Rob Neyer

    Joe Girardi and Brian Cashman on Jeter (and his ilk): On a conference call with reporters, Girardi acknowledged that handling older players like Jeter would be an issue at some point, but he said that he would not rush to judgment based solely on J...

    Blog | October 30, 2010
  4. Yanks' fans not helping hunt for Cliff Lee

    Rob Neyer

    From Bob Nightengale, here's a wonderful corrective for everyone who thinks Cliff Lee is merely on temporary loan to the Rangers from the Yankees: "That's the greatest thing, being so close to home," says Kristen, who says she is superstitious and ...

    Blog | October 26, 2010
  5. Will Yanks replace Teixeira with shortstop?

    Rob Neyer

    Talk about adding injury to insult: Mark Teixeira left the game in the 5th inning with an apparent hamstring injury after running out the back end of a potential double play. Multiple beat writers have now confirmed that Teixeira does have a hamstr...

    Blog | October 20, 2010
  6. For Twins and Yanks, different day, same story

    Rob Neyer

    Once again, This is what these Yankees do. Sure, it's easy (if you're a Twins fan) to complain about Hunter Wendelstedt. It's easy (if you're a card-carrying member of the ASGAA) to wonder if Carl Pavano should have been lifted after the sixth ...

    Blog | October 07, 2010
  7. Can Twins take advantage of Yanks' weakness?

    Rob Neyer

    It's About the Money and Nick's Twins Blog have teamed up to preview the Yankees-Twins Division Series, and here's one bit of their latest installment: IIATMS: With Sabathia and Pettitte going in Games 1-2 and 4-5 (if needed), how much concern do y...

    Blog | October 05, 2010
  8. Yanks' righty relievers key against Twins

    Rob Neyer

    Nick's Twins Blog asked It's About the Money, Stupid five questions about the Yankees heading into their Division Series, and here's one of them: NTB: Give us a breakdown of the Yankees bullpen. Mariano Rivera struggled a bit late in the season but ...

    Blog | October 05, 2010
  9. Does Yanks' Burnett deserve October slot?

    Rob Neyer

    Joel Sherman on the Yankees' No. 4 starter who maybe shouldn't be: Terry Mulholland has the worst season ERA in Yankees history for a pitcher who qualified for the ERA title, delivering a 6.49 ERA in a 1994 season shortened by labor issues. But if ...

    Blog | September 28, 2010
  10. Will Cliff Lee pitch for M's tonight ... or Yanks?

    Rob Neyer

    Is it "all but certain" that Cliff Lee is about to join the New York Yankees? Every other contending team in the American League must hope not. Joel Sherman this morning: The Yanks were not assured of obtaining Lee since other clubs such as the ...

    Blog | July 09, 2010
  11. All-time Yanks vs. All-time Sox!

    Rob Neyer

    With the Red Sox and Yankees facing off this weekend at Fenway Park, we decided to create a little rivalry between the two teams -- because, you know, these games don't create enough passion without help -- with the help of their fans. First, we a...

    Blog | May 05, 2010
  12. Should we care if Yanks and Sox play forever?

    Rob Neyer

    One cool thing about Joe Posnanski: He's not afraid to get his hands dirty. Metaphorically speaking, I mean. In my mind's eye, I don't see him digging ditches or planting vegetable garden. What he will do is delve into the data when it suits his p...

    Blog | April 12, 2010
  13. Yanks' 'Core 4' aging ... but this fast?

    Rob Neyer

    My friend Allen Barra on some surprising projections for a quartet of aging Bombers: If Nate Silver is correct, both the Democratic Party and the New York Yankees might be headed for tough times this fall. The ace political pollster/baseball analyst...

    Blog | March 19, 2010
  14. Mauer not a good fit with Yanks ... yet

    Rob Neyer

    Will Joe Mauer be wearing (Yankee) pinstripes this time next year? River Ave. Blues' Joe Pawlikowski doesn't think so. His big finish: As it stands, the Yankees have $144 million locked into the 2011 payroll before they work out contracts for Derek...

    Blog | March 18, 2010
  15. Teixeira is what's right (and wrong) with Yanks

    Rob Neyer

    The Yankees' best player? As Chad Jennings points out, it might be the guy without the news conferences: Tucked away in the far corner of the Yankees' spring-training clubhouse, Mark Teixeira was surrounded but smiling, as friendly and optimistic a...

    Blog | February 24, 2010
  16. Yanks wrestle (again!) with No. 5 starter

    Rob Neyer

    Ah, another welcome sign of a spring: via Joel Sherman, we revisit the 2010 roles of the Yankees' talented-but-ill-defined young pitchers. It was impossible to ignore, and the Yankees didn't ignore it. Words were not needed. Joba Chamberlain's b...

    Blog | February 03, 2010