Yankees Thoughts: Winning Is Fun

Yankees are 28-9 since All-Star break, 21-4 since trade deadline

Yankees Thoughts: Winning Is Fun

The Yankees are fun again. They are fun because they’re winning and winning is fun. Since losing the first game of the doubleheader against the Mets on July 4, the Yankees are 33-11.

Yankees Thoughts: Three Wins in 24 Hours

Yankees currently hold playoff spot, but it's not the spot they should want

Yankees Thoughts: Three Wins in 24 Hours

The sun is shining a little brighter today after the Yankees swept the Red Sox in a doubleheader on Tuesday to hold a playoff spot for the first time since the end of May.

Yankees Thoughts: Baseball Is Fun Again

Yankees have best record in baseball over the last four weeks

Yankees Thoughts: Baseball Is Fun Again

The Yankees have won 18 of their last 26 games, are 13-6 since the All-Star break and 6-1 since the trade deadline. They are as close to the top of the AL East as they have been in months and one game back in the loss column for the second wild card. Yes, Yankees baseball is fun again.

Yankees Thoughts: ‘Nobody Beats the Riz’

Yankees' new first baseman single-handedly carried team to a sweep

Yankees Thoughts: ‘Nobody Beats the Riz’

The Yankees did it. They finally swept a team. For the first time since June 15-17 and just the fourth time all season the Yankees swept a series of at least three games. They did so because of new addition Anthony Rizzo and some awful Marlins defense.

Yankees Thoughts: Now This Is a Lineup That Can Win

Now featuring lineup balance, Yankees can go on a two-month run

Yankees Thoughts: Now This Is a Lineup That Can Win

The Yankees took two out of three in Tampa, which was good, but more importantly, the Yankees made a pair of impact trades prior to the trade deadline for the first time in three years. Here are 10 thoughts on the Yankees. 1. Yes, I would have signed up for the Yankees winning two out […]

Yankees Thoughts: ‘Tough Losses’ and ‘Gut Punches’

Yankees waste another opportunity to get back in division race

Yankees Thoughts: ‘Tough Losses’ and ‘Gut Punches’

The Yankees went to Boston for the weekend riding high, having won four straight, the same way they went to Boston a month ago having won seven of nine. Last month, they left Boston having been swept by the Red Sox, and this time, they lost three of four.

Yankees Thoughts: Path to Postseason Isn’t Pretty

Yankees need to win 50 of remaining 73 games after All-Star break

Yankees Thoughts: Path to Postseason Isn’t Pretty

The Yankees are out of chances to turn their season around. When the second “half” begins on Thursday, they have to win games at an incredible pace or they won’t reach the postseason. Here are 10 thoughts on the Yankees. 1. I went to the first game of the Subway Series. Why? Like I wrote […]