Tagged: ‘Dellin Betances’

The best seasons at each position by a Yankee during the RAB era
February 22nd, 2017 at 4:18 PM
***PHOTO1*** The 2017-18 international free agent class and the Shohei Otani question 2007 A-Rod was a hell of a thing. (NY Daily News) RAB celebrated its tenth birthday Monday. Tenth! I can't believe it. Ben, Joe, and I started this site as a hobby and it grew into something...

Yankees Gary Sanchez Speaks the Language of the Game
February 21st, 2017 at 2:50 PM
***PHOTO1*** Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez, of all of New York's young sports stars, Kristaps Porzingis, Landon Collins, and Jimmy Vesey; has the brightest spotlight on him. Sanchez fixed that bright light upon himself with an impressive rookie year, but he may have a secret weapon the others don't have for a follow-up. Former...

Yankees & The Arbitration Process: A Flawed System (Part Two)
February 21st, 2017 at 7:04 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Yankees have learned the hard way how destructive the arbitration process can be. It is a flawed system that either needs to be tweaked or just thrown out. And here's why. The Yankees, over the years, have had a checkered experience with the arbitration process. Reviewing some of the highlights...

Yankees: It’s The Process, Not The People Who Suck (Part One)
February 20th, 2017 at 4:12 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Yankees are coming off a weekend that can only be described as horrible and demoralizing. The personalities involved in the Betances episode are who they are, and there's no point in trying to "fix" them. But there is something that baseball can do, which is to fix what caused...

The Dellin Betances fiasco may lead to the arbitration system finally getting an update
February 20th, 2017 at 3:05 PM
***PHOTO1*** Bryan Mitchell: Starter or reliever? (Presswire) Over the weekend the Yankees beat Dellin Betances in arbitration and will pay him $3M this season instead of the $5M he was seeking. That $3M represents a record salary for a setup man in his first year of arbitration. No other...