Justin Wilson Returns To New York Yankees’ Bullpen With New Approach

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As a member of the 2015 New York Yankees‘ bullpen, Justin Wilson contributed to a franchise record. That year, the pitching staff collectively struck out more opposing batters than any in Yankees’ history. Later that offseason, Wilson was traded to the Detroit Tigers, and that record failed to last past the 2016 season. Now six […] READ MORE


Zack Britton Is the Most Underappreciated Reliever in Baseball

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Zack Britton makes $13 million per year. This makes him the sixth-highest paid reliever in baseball. Can a player be underrated if he earns that much? Somehow, Britton fits this label. In fact, he might also be underappreciated. As a fan of the New York Yankees, it is easy to see that Britton does not […] READ MORE


2021 Yankees Bullpen Upgrades Could Come From Within

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While their attention remains focused on the negotiations with DJ LeMahieu, the New York Yankees bullpen remains untouched. Relief pitching dominance has been intertwined in their identity for the past several seasons. Still, the relief pitching, like the rest of the roster, had a series of highs and lows throughout 2020. Tommy Kahnle’s absence was […] READ MORE


Yankees Exercise Zack Britton Option, Decline Others

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The New York Yankees have exercised their option on relief pitcher Zack Britton, Thursday, keeping him on the team through 2022. Additionally, they have declined options on outfielder Brett Gardner and starting pitcher J.A. Happ. The moves were reported by the Associated Press Thursday night and confirmed by the Yankees PR twitter account Friday morning. […] READ MORE


Zack Britton Heading to Injured List

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The New York Yankees placed relief pitcher Zack Britton on the injured list Thursday. Britton grabbed at his left hamstring as he left Wednesday’s game, and an MRI reveals a strain of the muscle. Manager Aaron Boone¬†felt after the game that the injury could warrant a trip to injured list, and he thinks the injury […] READ MORE



How to Handle the Baltimore Orioles’ Chris Davis Situation

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The short-term future in Baltimore appears bleak as the Orioles enter a long rebuild. They have overturned their entire organization, but the one bird that will not fly away is first baseman¬†Chris Davis. The question at hand is how the team will proceed with their Chris Davis situation. En route to 115 losses last season, […] READ MORE