Category: ‘Coaches’

Alex Rodriguez Will Strictly Be New York Yankees DH in 2016, Says Joe Girardi
January 11th, 2016 at 9:39 PM
Last year around this time, Joe Girardi was considering using Alex Rodriguez at first base since the New York Yankees had re-signed Chase Headley to a four-year deal to be the everyday third baseman and the team was moving away from A-Rod being an everyday third basemen. ***PHOTO1*** Now of course, when...

Joe Girardi Confirms Aroldis Chapman Will Be New York Yankees Closer in 2016
January 11th, 2016 at 8:52 PM
Not that it was a big surprise when he admitted it on Monday night, but most people figured Aroldis Chapman, suspension or not, would be the closer for the New York Yankees heading into the 2016 season. ***PHOTO1*** Two weeks ago, despite the possibility of a suspension for the reported domestic dispute...

Terry Francona Thinks Former Yankees’ Roger Clemens Should Be in Hall of Fame
January 8th, 2016 at 1:54 PM
Roger Clemens is slowly getting more support as a future candidate for the Baseball Hall of Fame, as his 45 percent voting from this past week's results showed that he's getting closer and closer each passing year. ***PHOTO1*** While people like Roy Halladay think that anyone associated with PED's like Clemens, whether...

New York Yankees Name Former MLB OF’er Bobby Mitchell as Trenton Thunder Manager
January 6th, 2016 at 11:02 AM
On Wednesday, the New York Yankees announced that they have named a new manager for their Class-AA team in the Trenton Thunder with Bobby Mitchell. ***PHOTO1*** The 60-year-old Mitchell was a big-league outfielder for four years from the 1980-1983 seasons; spending two seasons with the Los Angeles Dodgers and then two years...

New York Yankees Anticipate Some Kind of Suspension for Aroldis Chapman in 2016: Report
December 28th, 2015 at 7:20 PM
The New York Yankees made their biggest and boldest move of the offseason when they acquired All Star closer Aroldis Chapman from the Cincinnati Reds, a deal that has garnered a lot of buzz around the league considering Chapman's status for the upcoming season. ***PHOTO1*** Chapman is being investigated for his alleged...