11:05 PM EST, Sat December 04, 2021
Newsday 5 hours ago

Analysis: Yankees' issues go far beyond pre-lockout inactivity

They'll be able to add players once lockout ends, but that won't solve the behind-the-scenes issue created by an obsession with analytics.
Pinstripe Alley 7 hours ago
Yankees Potential Trade Target: Paul DeJong

Yankees Potential Trade Target: Paul DeJong

Photo by Quinn Harris/ Although the bat has declined in recent years, DeJong’s stellar defense and team-friendly contract may catch the Yankees’ eye. As we roll into the first weekend of the MLB lockout, it’s hard not to be disappointed with the Yankees’ course of action so far. Roughly $1.7 billion was spent in the free agent frenzy that preceded the expiration of the previous CBA, but the Yankees were conspicuously absent from the headlines. Despite clear needs at multiple spots on the roster, New York’s only piece of business before the transactional freeze...
Pinstripe Alley 9 hours ago
The lockout brings unintended consequences for Yankees on the mend

The lockout brings unintended consequences for Yankees on the mend

Steve Russell/Toronto Star via Physical rehabilitation is always tricky, but it’s even more complex when you can’t talk to your physical therapist. During a lockout, most of us fans have a tendency to focus on the obvious drawbacks and frustrations, like the enthralling world of labor law suddenly being the front and center topic of discussion. Yet something that’s flown under the radar until recently is that while locked out, players aren’t able to have contact with non-playing team officials and employees. So hypothetically speaking, if you’re Jameson...
Newsday 9 hours ago

Mets/Dodgers great Gil Hodges gets another shot at HOF on Sunday

Others on the Golden Days Era ballot include Minnie Minoso, a Cuban and Latin American trailblazer who became an eight-time All-Star, and Yankees great Roger Maris.
Pinstripe Alley 11 hours ago
Yankees Potential Trade Target: Frankie Montas

Yankees Potential Trade Target: Frankie Montas

Photo by Alika Jenner/ The Yankees would be smart to inquire about the availability and acquisition cost of the talented 28-year-old Oakland pitcher. Make no mistake: the Yankees need starting pitching reinforcements. They lost Corey Kluber to the Tampa Bay Rays, and there are workload issues with Luis Severino and injury questions with Jameson Taillon. Domingo Germán hasn’t progressed as hoped, and who knows if Nestor Cortes Jr. can repeat his 2021 performance? The fact remains that there is a lot of uncertainty surrounding the pitching staff; more specifically, the...