The complaints about this Yankees team are finally starting to subside. So far in May, the Yankees are 10-2, beginning May with an eight-game winning streak. Gleyber Torres has immediately shown that he’s the player the Yankees hoped they were getting when they traded Aroldis Chapman to the Chicago Cubs in 2016. In 20 games so far with the Yankees, Torres is hitting .319 with … Continue reading After Modest Start, Yankees Now Tied Atop AL East
photo credit:Charles Wendelberg As difficult as it is to imagine, Luis Severino is actually even better than he was last season. After Severino finished last season third in Cy Young voting, there’s usually not much more a player can do to improve upon that. Severino clearly has found some areas that he can get better, as evinced by his excellent start in 2018. After finishing … Continue reading Luis Severino Even Better in 2018
photo: Kathy Willer/AP It’s hard to decide what’s more remarkable; Didi Gregorius having 10 home runs in 25 games this season, or the curtain call. I’m going to go ahead and say it’s the curtain call. With all of the Yankee jerseys at Angel Stadium, Friday’s game felt like a home game. Some people online were even calling it Yankee Stadium West. A fitting moniker. … Continue reading Curtain Call for Gregorius on the Road!
photo credit:Getty Images Look out everyone, Gary Sanchez is starting to heat up! After a tough start to the season, Sanchez is now 10 for his last 34 at bats along with a .384 on base percentage. Surprisingly, it was the first time Sanchez has hit a walk off home run in the major leagues. The home run came in the bottom of the 9th … Continue reading Gary Sanchez Walks Off Twins as Yankees Complete Sweep
photo credit:Getty Images Luis Severino went 7 innings of 1 run ball against the Toronto Blue Jays on Sunday, leading the Yankees to their third victory in the four game series. The Yankees ace surrendered only three hits and two walks, while striking out six. Severino’s record improves to 4-1 so far this season. David Robertson and Aroldis Chapman threw scoreless innings to secure the … Continue reading Severino Solid as Yankees Take 3 of 4 From Blue Jays