As a Yankees fan, every season is "World Series or bust."
The Yankees had the best record in the American League last year, winning the division, and cruising right into the playoffs. Then, facing the Detroit Tigers, the Yankees were bounced from the playoffs after a short, unfulfilled series.
Although the team did not win the World Series, many positives can be taken from the season. Curtis Granderson's offensive explosion, Derek Jeter's second half, and Ivan Nova's rookie season are just a few of the stories
So now, as the Yankees try for their 28th championship, here are five burning questions surrounding the Yankees as we head into the 2012 season.