Gary Sanchez is the AL Rookie of the Year. Not Michael Fulmer. Gary Sanchez. And it’s not even close.
The former Yankee joined me to talk about being part of the 1998 team, getting traded for Hideki Irabu and his time in the majors.
During the Yankees’ dynasty it seemed like every player they called up filled a role and no one did it better than Shane Spencer.
The Yankees mistreated their homegrown second baseman in free agency and now Robinson Cano is a Mariner.
The fans let Nick Swisher know they aren’t happy with him in Game 1 of the ALCS, so he turned on them.
The Yankees dropped two of three to the Red Sox, but with a 7 1/2-game lead in the division, it’s not a big deal.
In 2003, Pedro Martinez allowed just two extra-base hits off 0-and-2 counts prior to Game 7 of the ALCS. But when Hideki Matsui doubled off Martinez on 0-and-2 in the famous eighth-inning comeback, he became the second hitter in three at-bats to hit an extra-base hit off Martinez with Derek Jeter having doubled on 0-and-2 […]
This column was originally posted on April 7, 2010. When I got off the Amtrak regional train at Back Bay station in Boston, the first person to make eye contact with me was a man wearing a Dustin Pedroia shirt, and he obviously noticed my Yankees hat. He mouthed something to me, but with Eddie […]