Tagged: ‘Yankees’

Might They Actually Trade? Yankees Reportedly Scout Mets’ Duda
July 18th, 2017 at 9:47 AM
***PHOTO1*** NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) â?? The Yankees have struggled for a quite a while, but are still very much in playoff contention. As a result, they could bring in reinforcements prior to the July 31 trade deadline. Long considered taboo, they might even try to make a deal with the Mets....

Manfred: MLB Open To More Aggressively Managing Change
July 12th, 2017 at 7:31 AM
***PHOTO1*** MIAMI (CBSNewYork/AP) â?? With home runs, strikeouts and game times at record levels, Commissioner Rob Manfred says baseball is open to making changes in the sport's rules. Major League Baseball proposed several initiatives last offseason, including a 20-second pitch clock, a limit of one mound trip by a catcher per...

Silverman: Do You Know (Or Care) AL Can Tie ASG All-Time Series?
July 11th, 2017 at 7:59 AM
***PHOTO1*** By Steve Silverman» More Columns There was a time when the All-Star Game really was the Midsummer Classic and one of the major highlights of the season. The idea of watching the National League's greatest stars â?? Mays, Aaron, Clemente, Koufax and Gibson â?? strut their stuff against an overmatched group...

Yankees’ Torres, Mets’ Rosario In Top 5 Of Baseball America Prospect Rankings
July 7th, 2017 at 4:33 PM
***PHOTO1*** NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) â?? Baseball America released its midseason prospect rankings Friday, and the Yankees and Mets again have players in the top five. Yankees shortstop Gleyber Torres is No. 3, and Mets shortstop Amed Rosario is fourth. The Bronx Bombers have seven players in the top 100 while the Mets...

Silverman: Bloated Ballpark Food Bound To Pack On The Pounds
July 4th, 2017 at 1:50 PM
***PHOTO1*** By Steve Silverman» More Columns There's a rather strange phenomenon going on in Major League Baseball that runs counter to what has been going on throughout the rest of society for the last two-plus decades. No, we are not talking about the slow-moving games that shot past the three-hour mark five...