Gleyber Torres has been the Yankees’ second-best hitter this season, but he continues to inexplicably bat ninth behind pitchers, backup catchers and utility players.
Scott Reinen joined me to talk about trusting CC Sabathia, Luis Severino becoming the best pitcher in baseball, if Aaron Hicks is good or not and second-half expectations for Giancarlo Stanton.
The Yankees took two out of three from the Red Sox over the weekend, and we didn’t learn anything we didn’t already know about the best two teams in baseball.
See how many catch phrases Yankees play-by-play man Michael Kay will say during a broadcast. As seen on The Michael Kay Show on YES Network and heard on ESPN Radio New York.
It wasn’t just that the Yankees were swept by a bad Rays team over the weekend, it was how they were swept in the three games.
The Yankees are guaranteed a win every five games because Luis Severino is starting.
Erik Boland joined me to talk about the differences between covering Joe Girardi and Aaron Boone, fans calling for Austin Romine to start over Gary Sanchez, and Yankees fans’ biggest concern for the season.
Andrew Rotondi of Bronx Pinstripes joined me to talk about the Subway Series, which starting pitcher the Yankees need and how to optimize the batting order.
Back on May 4, I wrote The Yankees Are Even Better Than They Have Played. Back then, the Yankees were 22-10. Here I am today, writing once again how the Yankees are even better than they have played.
The first half of the Subway Series went well with a series win, but the Yankees were very close to losing all three games against a Mets team that looks like it might just go through the motions for the rest of the season.