Yankees Outlast Guardians in ALDS

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The Bronx Bombers are moving on. In a hard-fought five-game ALDS, the New York Yankees managed to outlast the Cleveland Guardians thanks to outstanding starting pitching, timely homers, and clutch (enough) relief pitching. Despite a .182 team batting average, New York’s 9–3 advantage in home runs was a key difference maker. The Guardians proved to […] READ MORE


Yankees Bullpen Mismanaged of Late

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It’s been rough going for the New York Yankees since the All-Star break. Despite maintaining a sizable AL East lead, they own a 7-14 second half record. They now trail the Houston Astros by half a game for the best record in the AL. Given recent postseason history, it is essential for New York to […] READ MORE


Yankees’ Two-Way Game Leads to Dominance

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The New York Yankees are firing on all cylinders right now. Despite Sunday’s loss to the Toronto Blue Jays, the Bombers have won 16 of their last 18 games. They currently enjoy an 11-game lead over Toronto in the AL East with a 49-17 record. So far, the 2022 Yankees have a starkly different vibe […] READ MORE


Jameson Taillon Is a New Pitcher

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Last week, this writer discussed how Gerrit Cole’s usage of his cutter has made him a better pitcher. Well, it is not just Cole who changed up his repertoire, it is Jameson Taillon, as well. The right-handed pitcher whom the New York Yankees traded for prior to the 2021 season came with many question marks. […] 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


Yankees Rotation Fueling this Recent Hot Stretch

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Despite being better than expected, the Yankees rotation has been mercurial. At its best, each starter contributes six or more innings, allowing two runs or less. At its worst, the starters are inefficient and allow four or five runs in three innings. This leads to more pressure and a heavier burden placed upon the bullpen. […] READ MORE