From Mark Feinsand (Daily News):
“He just pounds, pounds and pounds the zone, which is frustrating,” Cash said. “He’s a strike-thrower that doesn’t get hit very hard, similar to Roy Halladay. There are plenty of other guys you’d rather see on the mound than him.”
That’s Kevin Cash on Chien-Ming Wang — you may [...]
Joel Sherman weighs in today with an interesting thought about how the state of the economy could alter the baseball landscape from a personnel standpoint:
Because I see it as a natural progression of the offseason, with a pseudo-free agency in June, July and August that could lead to Roy Halladay being this year’s [...]
Today, Bob Sheppard was on Ed Randall’s show on WFAN and he sounded great. He says that he’s “working on his stamina,” as he’ll attempt to make a grand return to the Yankees in a few months (it’ll be nice to hear him announce Mark Teixeira).
So, Tony Graffanino, a decent defensive player — he can play all 4 IF positions — with a fairly decent bat, has signed a minor-league deal with the Cleveland Indians (props to MLBTR). Graffanino suffered from knee problems last year which seemed to hurt his hitting, plus he’s 36, but there’s [...]
It is, at least according to Ryan Fagan of sportingnews.com:
3. New York Yankees (CC Sabathia, A.J. Burnett, Chien-Ming Wang, Andy Pettitte, Joba Chamberlain). At this point, it is apparent why the A.L. East will be so tough. The Yankees have the third-best rotation in baseball, and it’s only good enough for third-best in [...]
Well, it has finally happened. The other stars on the Yankees have realized that they will have to deal with A-Rod for the long haul, and have decided to show their beleaguered teammate some love. Via mlb.com:
With the team’s superstar third baseman under intense scrutiny following his admitted use of peforming-enhancing drugs in [...]
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