Factors in the Race for the AL Top Seed

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As the 2022 MLB season winds down, the postseason picture is becoming clearer. With the new playoff format, the top two seeds in each league get a bye in the first round. Where we stand, entering August 9, it appears that the top two seeds have already been determined in the American League. The New […] READ MORE


Yankees RISP Woes a Cause for Concern

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Record-wise, the New York Yankees could be doing a lot worse to start off the 2022 season. They currently sit one game out of first place in the AL East with an 8–6 record. New York has won two of four series thus far, losing one and splitting another. With that said, a major problem […] READ MORE


Yankees-Red Sox Series Recap 4/8-4/10

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The 2022 season got off to a fairly auspicious start for the New York Yankees. Facing their arch-rival, the Boston Red Sox, who knocked out the Bombers in last year’s AL Wild Card Game, New York took two out of three games this weekend. Although they couldn’t complete the sweep Sunday by virtue of stranding […] READ MORE


2022 New York Yankees Season Preview

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Spring training is wrapping up, and the MLB regular season is almost upon us. That means it’s time to look at what the season might bring for each team. One of the toughest teams to preview for 2022 is the New York Yankees. The Bombers suffered a disappointing ending last year and had a relatively […] READ MORE


Texas Rangers Trade Jose Trevino to Yankees

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With less than a week to go until Opening Day, many teams are still making changes to their rosters. With this in mind, the Texas Rangers and New York Yankees agreed upon a trade on Saturday evening. The Rangers are sending catcher and former mainstay Jose Trevino to New York. In exchange, they will receive right-hander […] READ MORE


Yankees, Twins Make Blockbuster Trade

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The New York Yankees and Minnesota Twins swung an enormous trade Sunday night. New York acquired third baseman Josh Donaldson and shortstop Isiah Kiner-Falefa, along with rookie catcher Ben Rortvedt. Catcher Gary Sanchez and third baseman Gio Urshela are headed to Minnesota. It is the first major offseason move by the Yankees post-lockout. The Yankees […] READ MORE


Banning the Shift is good for everyone

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The shift has been a topic of discussion for quite some time. Is it good for baseball? Why don’t hitters just hit the ball the other way? Why not take the bunt single, or sometimes a double when the defense allows it? The recent CBA has announced the shift is going away when 2023 season […] READ MORE


Toronto Blue Jays All-Time Tournament Team

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The Toronto Blue Jays all-time team is something else. The Blue Jays endured years of misery including their inaugural season in 1977. As a matter of fact, in the mid-to-late eighties, it was a completely different story. Toronto won two division titles in 1985 and 1989, only to fall short in the playoffs on both […] READ MORE


Five Best Blue Jays Offseason Acquisitions of the Last 20 Seasons

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A few franchise-altering deals worked out well when it comes to the Toronto Blue Jays history of acquisitions. One that comes to mind is the trade in December 1990. Fred McGriff and Tony Fernandez were sent to the San Diego Padres in exchange for Roberto Alomar and Joe Carter. The transaction would ultimately help the […] READ MORE


Indians and Twins Start Four-Game Series

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Indians 2, Twins 0 The Cleveland Indians opened up a series on Wednesday against the Minnesota Twins. It was the first of four matchups between both teams. Easily the biggest story of the game was right-hander Shane Bieber. Bieber recorded 13 strikeouts and really helped bolster his case to win the American League Cy Young […] READ MORE