Category: ‘Outfielders’

Curtis Granderson: Success with New York Mets “Equally Exciting” as Success with New York Yankees
September 29th, 2015 at 6:31 PM
Curtis Granderson is one of a very small number of players who can claim to have led both the New York Yankees and the New York Mets to the postseason. According to him, success with the Mets just as exciting as success with the Yankees and he believes that New...

Carlos Beltran Understands “Rental Savior” Role Held by New York Mets Slugger Yoenis Cespedes
September 18th, 2015 at 5:31 PM
To say that New York Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran has been around the block would be an understatement. Back in 2004, he was traded from the A's to the Houston Astros in the thick of a pennant race. Similarly, the run-starved New York Mets dealt for Detroit Tigers slugger Yoenis Cespedes...

New York Yankees Identify Flaw in Jacoby Ellsbury’s Swing
September 16th, 2015 at 8:43 PM
Jacoby Ellsbury has had a miserable stretch hitting the baseball for the New York Yankees. He is a mere .206 since July 8th, despite his health not being an issue. Yankees hitting coach Jeff Petland has said that the placement of Ellsbury's left foot is the source of his issues, and...

Slade Heathcott Plays Unlikely Hero in New York Yankees Ongoing Soap Opera
September 15th, 2015 at 7:36 AM
There's being in the middle of a playoff race, then there's the New York Yankees. In and out of the AL East lead like a yo-yo, the Yankees find themselves three-games behind the Toronto Blue Jays after dropping a double header with them over the weekend. ***PHOTO1*** They lead the Texas Rangers...

Why Slade Heathcott’s New York Yankees Debut Should Have Fans Excited
May 23rd, 2015 at 12:01 PM
Welcome to the big leagues, Mr. Heathcott! In his Major League Baseball debut on Friday night, New York Yankees center fielder Slade Heathcott wasted no time getting his feet wet in the bigs. Heathcott notched two hits and reached base three times in his first big-league game, picking up a double...