The good news is that the Yankees are going to the playoffs for the first time in three years. The bad news is they’re going to be in the one-game playoff.
I have come up with a One-Game Playoff Survival Kit to get through the one-game playoff and the potential letdown of the one-game playoff.
The Yankees needed to win two out of three in Toronto to have a chance at the division, but they didn’t and now the race for the division is over. The Yankees are going to be a wild-card team.
The key to the picks season is surviving Week 2. A 7-9 Week 2 isn’t anything to be excited about, but it’s enough to survive, and set up a very important Week 3.
The Big Blue View blogger joined me to talk about the injuries to Victor Cruz and Jon Beason, Eli Manning’s contract extension, defensive players targeting Odell Beckham Jr., the only way Tom Coughlin can keep his job.
My friend and lifelong optimistic Jets fan joined me to talk about the team’s new look, how many wins can be expected, the perception of Rex Ryan now that he’s gone and the return of Super Bowl champion Darrelle Revis.
The face of the Bleacher Creatures joined me to talk about why it takes Mark Teixeira so long to heal, Didi Gregorius and Stephen Drew turning around their seasons and what a CC Sabathia return would mean.
The Barstool Sports Red Sox blogger joined me to talk about the Red Sox’ disastrous season, what it’s like to watch a last-place team play meaningless games and NESN firing Don Orsillo.