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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:00:04 +0000
Your browser does not support iframes.The Yankees suffered their first spring loss today, though they showed some #FightingSpirit by rallying to tie the game in the top of the ninth. The Phillies then came back to win in the bottom half. Womp womp. Gleyber Torres had a double to left, a double to right, and […]
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 17:30:15 +0000
Yesterday’s Grapefruit League opener sure was fun, wasn’t it? Aaron Judge cranked a monster homer, Clint Frazier and Miguel Andujar both did some exciting things, and of course the Yankees won. That’s always cool, even in Spring Training. This afternoon the Yankees are on the road for the first time this spring, and they brought […]
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Fri, 24 Feb 2017 23:00:05 +0000
Your browser does not support iframes.The Yankees played and won their first Grapefruit League game of the year this afternoon. We play today, we win today, das it. Aaron Judge hit the monster home run you see in the video above. What a shot. Didi Gregorius and Kyle Higashioka also went deep. Clint Frazier and […]
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 20:30:33 +0000
The Yankees are, at this very moment, playing their first Grapefruit League game of the season. Turn on YES or MLB.tv to watch. Here’s our game thread. Don’t miss it. Here are some bits of news and notes to check out in the meantime. A-Rod to meet with YES At some point this spring Alex […]
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Fri, 24 Feb 2017 19:30:08 +0000
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:30:34 +0000
For the first time since October 2nd of last year, the Yankees will play a baseball game today. Not a meaningful one, of course, but a game nonetheless. The Yankees open the 2017 Grapefruit League schedule with a home game against the Phillies at renovated George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa this afternoon. Welcome back, […]
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:30:40 +0000
There are 13 questions in this week’s Grapefruit League opening mailbag. Hooray for real live baseball. As always, RABmailbag (at) gmail (dot) com are where you can send us questions. Ryan asks: So Tanaka has come over and done VERY well in the majors. In comparison, Daisuke Matsuzaka was heralded as highly and did not […]
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Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:13 +0000
Your browser does not support iframes.Tomorrow afternoon the Yankees return to action with their first Grapefruit League game of the spring. Hooray for that. I’ve missed baseball an awful lot. Tomorrow’s game against the Phillies will begin at 1pm ET, and it will air on YES and MLB.tv. Here’s the latest from Spring Training: Joe […]
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 20:30:34 +0000
It’s been 15 years since the 2002 Yankees fell short of a fifth straight American League title and fourth World Series win in five years. Because that was a time of World Series or bust fervor, it’s easy to forget that the ’02 squad won 103 games and arguably had the Yankees’ best rotation of […]
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 17:30:58 +0000
Spring Training is underway, and the Yankees have what feels like several dozen pitchers jockeying for position on the Opening Day roster. That may not be terribly far off the mark, to be fair, considering that the team has thirty-plus pitchers in camp (thirty-three between the 40-man roster, non-roster invitees, and the recently signed Jon […]