Tagged: ‘Joe Torre’

Yankees: Extra Innings Rule Change That’s Sneaking Up On Us
February 22nd, 2017 at 9:13 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Yankees are locked in a 6-6 tie with the New York Met after ten innings of play in the first of their Subway Series matchups. If a new rule that's being tested in the minor leagues this season regarding extra-inning games advances to the major league level, this is...

Yankees Analysis: Is There A Viable Replacement For Joe Girardi?
February 20th, 2017 at 7:29 AM
***PHOTO1*** Yankees manager Joe Girardi's contract will be up at the end of the 2017 season. Do the Yankees need to re-sign him or is there another option out there? The Case for Keeping Girardi Current Yankees manager, Joe Girardi,  first took the role as manager for the then Florida  Marlins in 2006, where...

Yankees Dynasty: Remembering An Almost Forgotten Team
February 19th, 2017 at 4:33 PM
***PHOTO1*** When recalling the Yankee dynasty of the 1990's, there is often one team that is all but forgotten. There is a valid reason for this, and it's a sore spot in many baseball fans memory banks. The player's strike of 1994 is a bitter pill for most. In fact, it...

Yankees Taking the Right Approach On Joe Girardi’s Contract
February 16th, 2017 at 1:51 PM
***PHOTO1*** Entering his tenth season at the helm of the New York Yankees, manager Joe Girardi must motivate his players like never before if he wants to continue wearing pinstripes. 819-632. That's Joe Girardi's record as manager of the Yankees. In nine full seasons, Girardi has finished in the top six for AL...

Kallet: Reported MLB Extra Innings Rule Change Proposal Is Ridiculous
February 14th, 2017 at 10:35 AM
***PHOTO1*** By Brad Kallet» More Columns As Major League Baseball attempts to stay current, relevant and entertaining to the coveted younger generation of sports fans, it continues to experiment and brainstorm ways to make the game faster and more exciting. As other sports gain in popularity and attention spans decrease, it's imperative...