The Yankees Will Be Just Fine

Those who know me well know just how emotionally I am in my beloved New York Yankees. And even though those damn Red Sox were far and away the better team than my Yankees, it hurt too damn much to see my squad go out like that. In four games. It didn’t even get to…

Yankees Well Ahead of Schedule

I know this should be a requiem of my beloved New York Yankees. After all, their season came to a rather inglorious end in Game 7 Saturday night at the hands of the Houston Astros.  They lost 4-0 and were dominated from start to finish by the Astros’ fabulous starting pitching. So instead of watching…

Yankees Need to Honor A-Rod’s Achievements

Before I embark on this rant, let me state the following. While I am a lifelong fan of the New York Yankees, I am not a fan of Alex Rodriguez.  In fact, I cannot stand the man. I do not like the fact that A-Rod had been so disingenuous with the way he conducted himself…

A Nice, Quick 2015 MLB Preview

The 2015 Major League Baseball season is upon us.  Lots of storylines abound for the upcoming season. In the American League: will Alex Rodriguez bounce back?  Will the New York Yankees rebound?  Will the Boston Red Sox’ hitting take them to an AL East division title?  Will Robinson Cano lead the Seattle Mariners back to…

Derek Jeter Will Be Missed

Derek Jeter played his last game as a Major League Baseball player yesterday.  All of those seasons have been as a member of my beloved New York Yankees. This is not going to be a long loquacious rant.  This is going to be a short and sweet tribute to one of my favorite baseball players…

MLB Mid-Season Checkpoint…

How about that All-Star Game last night?  By that I mean, how about Major League Baseball and Fox forgetting to honor the late Tony Gwynn during that Derek Jeter love-fest last night? Be that as it may, the first half of the 2014 MLB regular season had a few surprises (Milwaukee in first place, defending…

2014 Major League Baseball Preview

The 2014 Major League Baseball season is only five days away. There are a lot of storylines heading into the season.  Will the Red Sox repeat?  Will the Yankees and Nationals bounce back?  Will the Dodgers’ Yasiel Puig become a star and not a headcase?  Will the Pirates take the next step?  All of those…