Category: ‘Game Reviews’

New York Yankees Fans Should not Expect a Managerial Change Anytime Soon
October 8th, 2015 at 1:27 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Yankees haven't had a losing season since 1992, so the definition of success to them is much different than every other organization in Major League Baseball. They lost the AL Wild Card game this week are heading home just like 22 other teams are and their future is unsure. One...

Mr. October Likes the New York Yankees’ Chances in the AL Playoffs
October 6th, 2015 at 8:08 AM
***PHOTO1*** Reggie Jackson isn't called Mr. October for nothing. He came to New York via free agency in 1977, proclaimed himself the straw that stirs the drink and jacked out three consecutive HRs on three pitches to lead the Yankees over the Los Angeles Dodgers in the World Series that season. He...

New York Yankees’ Manager Joe Girardi not in Favor of One-Game Wild Card Playoff Format
October 1st, 2015 at 1:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi is not in favor of Major League Baseball's current playoff format. And not just because his club is headed for the one-game play-in game between the two Wild Card winners. From Lou DiPietro of the YES Network: "You look at the National League, you have three...

Yankees Mostly Mum on Jacoby Ellsbury Injury; Joe Girardi Says 15 Days Won’t Be Enough
May 23rd, 2015 at 8:55 AM
The New York Yankees have been quiet on Jacoby Ellsbury's injury of late, but manager Joe Girardi finally gave at least a bit of insight into the situation. ***PHOTO1*** Ellsbury was recently placed on the 15-day disabled list with a right knee sprain, and while he was supposed to get an MRI...

New York Yankees’ Joe Girardi Confirms Jacoby Ellsbury Won’t Need Surgery on Knee
May 21st, 2015 at 10:30 AM
A bit of good news came out on Wednesday in regard to Jacoby Ellsbury's knee: the New York Yankees outfielder won't require surgery. ***PHOTO1*** Ellsbury injured the knee on Tuesday night against the Washington Nationals after his spikes got caught in the dirt while swinging the bat. Ellsbury would stay in the...