Tag archive for ‘Brian McCann’
Michael Pineda
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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Friday, August 15th, 2014
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Pineda Strong in Return, but Yankees Drop Two Straight in Baltimore

It seems like all season long the Yankees have been waiting for a hero, that hypothetical missing piece that will propel them to a playoff berth. How many conversations among Yankee fans this season began with “Once More...

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By Gary Phillips On Thursday, August 14th, 2014
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Yankees: Leave Brian Cashman Alone

Chat Sports   The fans, the media and even the Yankees themselves are starting to get a little ridiculous. The struggles this team has endured this season are in no way, shape or form Brian Cashman’s More...

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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014
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Yankees: Sloppy Baseball Giveth and Taketh Away

Kathy Willens/AP Yankee broadcaster John Sterling is forever lamenting to booth-mate Suzyn Waldman that “you can’t predict baseball.” This isn’t news to the team that has lost 80% of its opening day starting More...

Carlos Beltran
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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Friday, July 4th, 2014
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Yankees: Offensive Woes Continue, but AL East Still Up for Grabs

Watching Yankees on satellite in an unpretentious pub in Ocean City, Maryland earlier this week, my father and I were chatted up by a sixtyish hard-core Orioles fan. Over the course of our conversation, we discussed More...

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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Tuesday, June 10th, 2014
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Yankees: Offensive Woes Rear Their Ugly Head

Andrew Theodorakis/New York Daily News Same old Yankees. Well, maybe that colloquialism isn’t exactly accurate in this case. Depends how “old” you’re talking about. The Yankees from the late ‘90s and early More...

It appears Mark Teixeira will avoid another trip to the disabled list. (AP Photo)
By Elizabeth DiPietro On Friday, May 30th, 2014
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Yankees Hoping for Best with Teixeira and Beltran Injuries

It appears Mark Teixeira will avoid another trip to the disabled list. (AP Photo) Could this be the year the perennially mature Yankee lineup actually catches a break on the injury front? It’s almost June and, More...

Dellin Betances
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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Saturday, May 17th, 2014
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Subway Series 2014: Looking on the Bright Side for the Yankees

Two days in, and it looked like it was going to be déjà vu all over again. The Yankees had once again been beaten by their crosstown and supposedly inferior rivals two nights in a row on home turf, making it six More...

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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Tuesday, April 15th, 2014
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Banged-Up Yanks Take Three Out of Four from Boston

(Kathy Willens/ Associated Press ) Over the weekend, the Yankees took three out of four in their series with Boston, which suggested that maybe this year would be different from last year. But injury scares and More...

Michael Pineda
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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Monday, April 7th, 2014
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First Week of Season Exposes Yankee Inconsistencies

We’ve waited all winter, and we finally got our first look at our new rotation and lineup, the ones we’re all hoping take us to the World Series. So far, little has seemed to change from last year: they’re More...

The Yankees signed Brian McCann to a five-year, $85MM contract. (Kevin Liles/USA TODAY Sports)
By Gregg Snyder On Wednesday, November 27th, 2013
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Early Off-Season Update on Yankees and Mets Heading Into Thanksgiving Weekend

The Yankees signed Brian McCann to a five-year, $85MM contract. (Kevin Liles/USA TODAY Sports) The Major League Baseball offseason as a whole has gotten off to a slow start, as usual. Things don’t always pick More...

Jose Reyes
By Gregg Snyder On Thursday, June 23rd, 2011
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Double G Sports National League All-Star Picks

The staff at Double G Sports was polled in order to come up with our MLB All-Star picks. Each member was asked to choose their starter at each position, including the starting pitcher. In our National League votes, More...