10:35 PM EDT, Sun October 22, 2017
21 hours ago

CC Sabathia wants to return to the Yankees, and Yankees should want him back

Sabathia and the Yankees are a perfect fit for each other
21 hours ago

Despite Game 7 loss, the Yankees' youth movement remains well ahead of schedule

The Yankees returned to contention even quicker than their front office expected
23 hours ago

Astros 4, Yankees 0: Game Seven loss sends Yankees home for the winter

All great things must come to an end. The incredibly fun and better than pretty much everyone expected 2017 Yankees season came to a close Saturday night, with a 4-0 loss to the Astros in Game Seven of the ALCS. Houston will take on the Dodgers in the World Series. The Yankees are heading home. […] The post Astros 4, Yankees 0: Game Seven loss sends Yankees home for the winter appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
Oct 21, 2017

2017 ALCS Game Seven: Yankees at Astros

So here we are again. Another win or go home game. The Yankees have been through a few of these already this postseason. Except unlike the Wild Card Game or Games Three, Four, and Five of the ALDS, a spot in the World Series is on the line tonight. The Yankees and Astros are playing […] The post 2017 ALCS Game Seven: Yankees at Astros appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
Oct 21, 2017

Yankees will not use Masahiro Tanaka in relief in ALCS Game 7 vs. Astros

Tanaka threw 104 pitches in Game 5 on Wednesday
Oct 21, 2017

Yankees vs. Astros ALCS Game 7 lineups: Bregman moves up, Reddick down

Bregman is batting second against the lefty CC Sabathia
Oct 21, 2017

ALCS Game 7: Astros won't rule out Justin Verlander pitching in relief vs. Yankees

Verlander threw seven innings and 99 pitches in Game 6 on Friday
Oct 21, 2017

There are suddenly some concerns about the Yankees' bullpen heading into Game 7

Chad Green won't be available in Game 7 and David Robertson looks worn down
Oct 21, 2017

Thoughts prior to Game Seven of the 2017 ALCS

For the fifth time in the last 18 days, the Yankees will play with their season on the line tonight. They are a perfect 4-0 in elimination games this postseason, and tonight’s Game Seven with the Astros will determine who moves on to face the Dodgers in the World Series. I am weirdly not nervous. […] The post Thoughts prior to Game Seven of the 2017 ALCS appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
Oct 21, 2017

Astros offense finally breaks out just in time for Game 7 of the ALCS vs. Yankees

The Astros scored seven runs in Game 6 after scoring nine runs total in Games 1-5
Oct 21, 2017

Verlander again gives Astros all he's got, and now they'll play for the AL pennant

The Astros are still alive, and Justin Verlander is the reason why
Oct 20, 2017

Astros 7, Yankees 1: Yanks can’t solve Verlander, Astros force Game Seven

What, you didn’t think winning the pennant would be easy, did you? The Yankees and Astros are going to a Game Seven. Justin Verlander shut the Yankees down again in Game Six of the ALCS on Friday night, then Houston’s offense tacked on a bunch of insurance runs late. The final score: 7-1. And we […] The post Astros 7, Yankees 1: Yanks can’t solve Verlander, Astros force Game Seven appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
Oct 20, 2017

2017 ALCS Game Six: Yankees at Astros

For the first time since the championship season of 2009, the Yankees are one win away from going to the World Series. They fell behind 0-2 in the ALCS before storming back to take a 3-2 series lead. Beating up on Dallas Keuchel in Game Five the other day was satisfying. Very satisfying. The series […] The post 2017 ALCS Game Six: Yankees at Astros appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
Oct 20, 2017

Yankees-Astros ALCS Game 6 lineups: Astros go with Gattis at DH in must-win

The Astros have scored only nine runs in five ALCS games so far
Oct 20, 2017

The best way to beat Justin Verlander in Game Six could be swinging early in the count

Tonight the Yankees have a chance to advance to the World Series, and they’re in this position because they beat up on Dallas Keuchel in Game Five. Keuchel shut the Yankees down in Game One, which he’s done throughout his career, but the tables were turned in Game Five and he didn’t make it through […] The post The best way to beat Justin Verlander in Game Six could be swinging early in the count appeared first on River Avenue Blues.

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