Category: ‘First Basemen’

Yankees’ Mark Teixeira Knows He’s Struggling; Use Old School Methods to Fix Swing
May 17th, 2016 at 6:24 PM
Two of the New York Yankees are using different methods on how to fix their early-season struggles and slumps. ***PHOTO1*** Chase Headley, who got his average up from .162 to .202, started using sabermetrics and advanced stats to figure out what he's been doing wrong and considering he's bumped up the average...

Kansas City Royals’ Eric Hosmer: New York Yankees Can Definitely Run Away with A.L. East
May 12th, 2016 at 11:26 AM
Despite taking a 7-3 loss to the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night, the New York Yankees have been playing better baseball lately, winning four of their last six games, all of which have been at Yankee Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** Even though they have begun the season very poorly, the Yankees offense has...

Yankees’ Nick Swisher Goes 1-for-4 for Class-AAA Scranton on Monday; Now Hitting .310
May 2nd, 2016 at 10:13 PM
Over the last couple of games, New York Yankees' Nick Swisher has been in a bit of a slump for the Class-AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders, as he's watched his average dip from .382 down to .315, as he's hitting 3-for-16 (.187) during that time. ***PHOTO1*** On Monday night, Swisher added to his hit...

Yankees’ Nick Swisher 0-for-4 on Sunday for Class-AAA Scranton, Now Hitting .315
May 1st, 2016 at 6:57 PM
Nick Swisher's number's have been slipping a bit while at Class-AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre over the last few days, and on Sunday, his latest woes at the plate continued. ***PHOTO1*** On Sunday, Swisher was heading in hitting 3-for-12 and had his average drop from .382 down to .340 and after the game, it dropped...

Yankees’ Nick Swisher Goes 1-for-4 for Class-AAA Scranton on Saturday, Now Hitting .340
April 30th, 2016 at 8:10 PM
On Saturday, New York Yankees' Nick Swisher returned to the lineup for the Class-AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre in his customary spot at first base, and just like he's done since his arrival, he continued to pick up hits. ***PHOTO1*** Swisher was hitting .357 (15-for-42) heading into Saturday's game against Class-AAA Rochester. In the top of...