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Jorge Posada, Yankees Catcher, Expected to Retire from »

The 2011 season appeared to have been the last for Yankees catcher Jorge Posada, as Sweeny Murti is reporting that Posada will officially retire within the next few weeks. While acting primarily as a designated hitter and bench player, Posada hit .235 with 14 home runs and 44 RBI in 387 at-bats during the 2011 season.This is certainly not [...]

MLB Rumors: Yankees Wise to Keep Infectious Nick »

While the Indians are certainly in need of acquiring a bat, the Yankees are making the right decision by not making Nick Swisher available to them.Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports is reporting that the Indians have talked to the Yankees about Swisher. According to Rosenthal, the Indians saw him as a reasonable alternative to Carlos Beltran, assuming he [...]

MLB Rumors: Yankees Must Do Whatever It Takes To »

Two of the three seasons that A.J. Burnett has been on the Yankees have been disastrous. If George A. King of the New York Post is in fact correct that "several teams are kicking the tires on acquiring A.J. Burnett," they must to whatever it takes to get rid of him.Let's take a look at the numbers.  Year Wins Losses Innings Pitched [...]

2012 MLB Free Agents: C.J. Wilson and More Pitchers »

The reason the Yankees lost to the Tigers is abundantly clear. It wasn't an offensive problem, although they did struggle. Offensive numbers tend to be down in the playoffs, there's nothing new there.No, the Yankees lost because they just didn't have top of the line pitching. No, that's not a knock on C.C. Sabathia. But all it took was one rain [...]

Detroit Tigers vs. New York Yankees: New York Must Not »

Major League Baseball's two most followed teams are the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox. It wasn't that long ago that the Yankees' fans were laughing at the late-season collapse and subsequent panic of the Boston Red Sox.Now, turnabout is fair play, as the Yankees have now had two straight seasons without winning a World Series, which is an [...]