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Spring training 2017: Yankees vs Rays game thread

Spring training 2017: Yankees vs Rays game thread

Jordan Montgomery gets a chance to impress. Spring training has gone pretty well for the Yankees. Greg Bird has hit very well in his return, Masahiro Tanaka has been fantastic, and newcomers like Matt Holliday have shown promise. As camp draws to a close, the Yankees are looking to end it on a strong note. Jordan Montgomery gets his chance to impress Joe Girardi and co. today with a start against the Rays in Port Charlotte. It’ll be the young pitching prospect’s first start of the spring with a chance for him to work his way onto the Opening Day roster. In addition to Montgomery, a...
River Ave. Blues Mar 21, 2017

March 21st Camp Notes: Gregorius, Castro, Betances

Your browser does not support iframes.The Yankees dropped their Spring Training game to the Red Sox tonight. It was a pretty quiet night for the offense, though Matt Holliday socked a dinger against Chris Sale, and Starlin Castro had two hits as well. One of the two was a double. Dustin “better than Dexter” Fowler […] The post March 21st Camp Notes: Gregorius, Castro, Betances appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
NorthJersey.com Mar 20, 2017
Notes: Holliday paces Yankees in win vs. Nationals

Notes: Holliday paces Yankees in win vs. Nationals

TAMPA, Fla. — Matt Holliday clubbed his third home run of the Grapefruit League season, a three-run shot that boosted the Yankees to a 9-3 win Monday afternoon against the Nationals at West Palm Beach.        
River Ave. Blues Mar 20, 2017

Open Thread: March 20th Camp Notes

Your browser does not support iframes.All the Yankees do is win. This afternoon’s victory featured two hits, including a double, from Greg Bird. Matt Holliday smacked a home run. Aaron Judge had a single and a walk, then Billy McKinney replaced him in right field and had two singles of his own. Gleyber Torres drove […] The post Open Thread: March 20th Camp Notes appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
River Ave. Blues Mar 14, 2017

Betting on a Bounce Back [2017 Season Preview]

On the heels of a relatively solid offensive season in which he posted a 109 wRC+ with 20 HR in just 426 PA, Matt Holliday has the look and feel of a hitter that can offer so much more. Some of this is undoubtedly based on his reputation (he was, by wRC+, a top-10 hitter as […] The post Betting on a Bounce Back [2017 Season Preview] appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
River Ave. Blues Mar 11, 2017

Open Thread: March 11th Camp Notes

Your browser does not support iframes.Can’t stop won’t stop. The Yankees won again today. This win featured opposite field dingers by Gary Sanchez, Matt Holliday, and Gleyber Torres. Torres took old buddy Justin Wilson deep with a little defensive swing on a pitch off the plate. It was: crazy. The Yankees have hit 24 homers […] The post Open Thread: March 11th Camp Notes appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
Around the Empire: Yankees news - 3/9/17

Around the Empire: Yankees news - 3/9/17

White Sox potentially scouting the Yankees’ for a future Jose Quintana trade; Gary Sanchez and Matt Holliday could make a dangerous 3-4 combo in the lineup; Severino needs to work on his fastball command; Willie Randolph will get to honor his hero during the WBC; A-Rod and J-Lo are a thing; Jeter and Tim Green are creating a children’s book Around the Empire New York Post | George A. King III: The Chicago White Sox, the sock-based team that’s not quite as bad as the other putrid sock-based team, have apparently had a scout at every Yankee spring training game thus far. This could mean...
River Ave. Blues Mar 8, 2017

Open Thread: March 8th Camp Notes

Your browser does not support iframes.Your browser does not support iframes.The Yankees roughed up Canada in a World Baseball Classic exhibition game earlier today. Matt Holliday, Gary Sanchez, Aaron Hicks, and Kyle Higashioka all hit home runs. Jacoby Ellsbury doubled and Chase Headley tripled. How many outfielders had to fall down for Headley to triple? […] The post Open Thread: March 8th Camp Notes appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
River Ave. Blues Mar 7, 2017

Even in worst case, Holliday an improvement over 2016 DH situation

On Friday, Domenic raised the interesting question of whether the Yankees jumped the gun in signing Matt Holliday. While he was cheaper in total cash outlay than Kendrys Morales, he earned substantially more than some other DH options, including Chris Carter, who the Yankees still signed on top of Holliday. But there’s one thing that […] The post Even in worst case, Holliday an improvement over 2016 DH situation appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
Newark Star-Ledger Mar 6, 2017
Why Yankees already are loving Matt Holliday signing?

Why Yankees already are loving Matt Holliday signing?

Yankees new designated hitter Matt Holliday has done a lot more this spring than just hit .500 through six Grapefruit League games.
Around the Empire: Yankees news - 3/6/17

Around the Empire: Yankees news - 3/6/17

The Yankees are rumored to be listening to trade offers for Rob Refsnyder; Greg Bird is not concerned with replacing Mark Teixeira; Tyler Clippard is proud to represent Team U.S.A. in the WBC; Matt Holliday is quietly having a very good spring; Clint Frazier's hair raises some questions about the Yankees' policy Around the Empire New York Post | George A. King III: The Yankees are getting a good look at their assets this spring. Brian Cashman might be looking to move the one named Rob Refsnyder. According to "sources" the Yankees are letting other clubs know that they are willing to move...
Newsday Mar 5, 2017

Yankees' Matt Holliday swinging bat well in spring training

It has been all about the "kids" in Yankees camp, and appropriately so, as those are the players the franchise has been pushing since last season's trade deadline.
River Ave. Blues Mar 5, 2017

Open Thread: March 5th Camp Notes

Your browser does not support iframes.Another day, another win for the Yankees. They’re 9-2 this spring. Matt Holliday had a pair of doubles while Gleyber Torres (triple), Clint Frazier (single), and Gary Sanchez (single) were among those with a single base hit. Sanchez also threw out two more runners trying to steal. Aside from that, […] The post Open Thread: March 5th Camp Notes appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
Rotoworld Mar 5, 2017

Matt Holliday doubles twice in Yankees' win - Matt Holliday (OF) New York Yankees

Matt Holliday doubled twice Sunday as the Yankees topped the Pirates 3-2.
River Ave. Blues Mar 3, 2017

Poll: Second-Guessing the Matt Holliday Deal

When the Yankees signed Matt Holliday to a one-year, $13 MM deal back in December, the consensus was largely positive. Or, at the very least, a bit better than lukewarm. Holliday was coming off of a down year and was soon to be 37-years-old, but he was probably the best DH option this side of […] The post Poll: Second-Guessing the Matt Holliday Deal appeared first on River Avenue Blues.

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