Category: ‘Players’

Yankeemetrics: Bronx (bullpen) is burning [June 20-22]
June 23rd, 2017 at 12:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** Friday chat reminder (Getty) Please deactivate Clip-botThe Yankees returned to the friendly confines on Tuesday night but the story was virtually the same as the previous six games: they got themselves into an early hole thanks to some shaky starting pitching, then rallied to tie the score with...

Let’s talk about Chris Carter and Tyler Austin
June 21st, 2017 at 4:01 PM
***PHOTO1*** Scouting the Trade Market: Yonder Alonso (Mike Stobe/Getty) The Yankees lost their seventh straight game last night, and the biggest reason was the bullpen. Again. The offense didn't light the world on fire, but Tyler Clippard and Jonathan Holder combined to allow five runs in three innings. That...

Yankeemetrics: West Coast Nightmare Part II (June 15-18)
June 19th, 2017 at 11:52 AM
***PHOTO1*** Fan Confidence Poll: June 19th, 2017 (AP) Well, that was awful â?¦ but Yankeemetrics still has Fighting Spirit and all the stats you need to know. One Strike AwayThe nightmare road trip, which started in Anaheim, continued as the Yankees headed north to Oakland and suffered a brutal...

Bird’s setback means it’s time for the Yankees to start looking for first base help
June 16th, 2017 at 12:38 PM
***PHOTO1*** Friday chat reminder (Presswire) Yesterday afternoon, Brian Cashman announced the Yankees have "pulled the plug" on Greg Bird's rehab assignment because he still doesn't feel right. The weird thing is that it's unclear what exactly doesn't feel right. Officially, the Yankees pulled him off rehab with a right...

Yankeemetrics: West Coast nightmare (June 12-14)
June 15th, 2017 at 12:06 PM
***PHOTO1*** 2017 Draft: Yankees grab several top prospects on Day Three, but will they sign any of them? (Getty) No pizza but still a winThe Yankees headed out west for the first time this season, but the story remained mostly the same on Monday night: another win and another...