Tuesday Jun 11
Mike Zunino and the 40 Man Roster
In the wake of Mike Zunino 's promotion today, there was rationalization. You can always count on some kind of spin from certain corners, and this time, one of the primary talking points is that this was a short term move, and if Zunino's only here for a few weeks, what's the problem? Even a couple of dozen challenging big league games won't hurt ... (more)
Shawn Kelley piles up strikeouts in relief for the Yankees
One day last month, Yankees reliever Shawn Kelley found himself on the phone with his agent, Mike McCann, attempting to wrap his head around defense-independent pitching statistics.
New York Post
Girardi will keep going to Wells despite dry spell
It's not as if Joe Girardi has options when it comes to right-handed-hitting outfielders, so the Yankees manager continued to start Vernon Wells in left field yesterday, hoping life returned to the bat that was hitting .301 with 10 homers on May 15. Wells rewarded Girardi with singles in his final two at-bats of a 3-1 win over the Mariners at ... (more)
New York Post
Former top prospects Chamberlain, Hughes could be on trading block
That doesn't mean the swapping will immediately begin at tomorrow's conclusion of the final round of the MLB draft.
Sports Media 101
Phil Hughes Tosses 7 Solid Innings as New York Yankees Defeat Seattle Mariners 6-1
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26-35: Chart/Micro Recap
I'm condensing the chart and recap into one post tonight because A) the team allowed me to work ahead by having a Win Expectancy I don't really have too much to say about this game.
Mariners and Yankees in Seattle for Only Time until Playoffs
It's draft day. Rather, it's the first of what is now three draft days. It's a bit of a futile pursuit since the returns typically take a long time and are notoriously unpredictable.
The Journal News
Yankees: Bullpen is thriving
David Robertson had a stat thrown his way in the Yankees' clubhouse before Tuesday night's game against the Indians at Yankee Stadium.
Rainiers score 25 RUNS
The Mariners lost on a walk-off in extras last night. What else is new? Meanwhile, the Tacoma Rainiers had quite the offensive night down in Colorado Springs Wednesday.
Yankees rally, beat Seattlea
Robinson Cano hit a two-run double, Lyle Overbay delivered a tiebreaking sacrifice fly and the New York Yankees rallied in the seventh inning after King Felix was forced to make an early exit, beating Seattle 4-3 Tuesday night.
New York Post
Yankees lose to Orioles as Nuno gives up walkoff homer
The Smoke & Mirrors Tour that has produced baseball's biggest surprise sailed into the Inner Harbor last night and met its match.
Andy hurt in loss to M's
Andy Pettitte and Chris Stewart became the latest Yankees to get hurt, and emergency Seattle starter Hector Noesi pitched into the fifth inning in place of ailing Aaron Harang to lead the Mariners over New York 3-2 Thursday night.