Tagged: ‘yankees’

Gary Sanchez Likely To Bat 2nd In Yankees Lineup
March 29th, 2017 at 1:58 PM
***PHOTO1*** TAMPA, Fla. (CBSNewYork/AP) â?? The New York Yankees will likely bat power-hitting catcher Gary Sanchez second in their lineup at the start of the season. Yankees manager Joe Girardi said Tuesday that he was leaning toward having Brett Gardner bat leadoff, followed by Sanchez, Greg Bird, Matt Holliday and Jacoby...

Yankees Set To Open Season With An Eye On Future Arrivals
March 29th, 2017 at 9:40 AM
***PHOTO1*** NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) â?? Most teams' fans focus on the opening-day lineup. With the Yankees, the view is further ahead. Catcher Gary Sanchez, first baseman Greg Bird and outfielder Aaron Judge figure to be on the field when the Yankees open Sunday at Tampa Bay. But the team likely won't...

Girardi On WFAN: Battle For Last 2 Spots In Yankees’ Rotation Is Down To 4 Candidates
March 28th, 2017 at 5:06 PM
***PHOTO1*** NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) â?? The final two spots in the Yankees' rotation are a near dead heat between four pitchers, manager Joe Girardi said Tuesday. Girardi told WFAN's Mike Francesa that the competition is down to Jordan Montgomery, Luis Severino, Bryan Mitchell and Chad Green. Masahiro Tanaka, CC Sabathia and...

Keidel: Yankees Need Good Luck To Contend; Mets Need Bad Luck Not To
March 28th, 2017 at 2:08 PM
***PHOTO1*** By Jason Keidel» More Columns We've long known the yearly Yankees mantra: World Series or bust. We also know a title is not going to happen this year. So â?¦ While it's taken some adjusting over the last few years, perhaps beyond your eyes' power of correction, the truth is these aren't your daddy's...

Palladino: Dallas Green’s No-Nonsense Ways Carried Him Through Life
March 27th, 2017 at 12:20 PM
***PHOTO1*** By Ernie Palladino» More Ernie Palladino Columns Dallas Green always had a billowing voice. But on one summer's day in 1994, he needed not a single word to describe the emotions he felt as Cindy Lauper sang the National Anthem at Shea Stadium. Hint: It wasn't proud patriotism. Rage was...