1. The Players And Bob Sheppard's Funeral

    So, no players attended Bob Sheppard's funeral. For the most part, I don't have a problem with that. After all, the players had no personal relationship with him...

    Bernadette Pasley Written by Bernadette Pasley about almost 4 years ago 23 reads 0 comments

  2. George Steinbrenner: The Ultimate Gentleman

    In these, the first few days since George Steinbrenner died, a lot of stories are being revealed which show how multi-faceted a man he was. The New York Times published one of those stories this morning...

    Bernadette Pasley Written by Bernadette Pasley about almost 4 years ago 18 reads 0 comments

  3. Where Was A-Rod?

    Why didn't Alex Rodriguez get into the All Star Game? Joe Girardi answered the question this way, after the NL beat the AL 3-1 last night in Anaheim:"We were talking about pinch-running him in a situation...

    Bernadette Pasley Written by Bernadette Pasley about almost 4 years ago 22 reads 0 comments

  4. RIP George Steinbrenner

    Yankees Universe has lost its leader. The man without whom there would be no Yankees Universe is gone, dead of a heart attack at age 80.George Steinbrenner was a multi-faceted, bear of a man...

    Bernadette Pasley Written by Bernadette Pasley about almost 4 years ago 20 reads 0 comments

  5. Bob Sheppard's Voice To Live On At The Stadium

    For as long as Derek Jeter has a career in pinstripes, the late Bob Sheppard's voice will be heard in Yankee Stadium...

    Bernadette Pasley Written by Bernadette Pasley about almost 4 years ago 10 reads 0 comments

  6. One Bad Pitch And They're At It Again: Sportstalk Radio And Joba

    I listened to sportstalk radio in the hours after Joba Chamberlain's latest meltdown. I heard the usual things that are said when Joba has a bad outing. They can be summed up this way: The Yankees ruined Joba Chamberlain...

    Bernadette Pasley Written by Bernadette Pasley about almost 5 years ago 31 reads 1 comments

  7. A Smoak And A Sprain Leads To No Deal For Cliff Lee

    The Cliff Lee trade to the Yankees didn't go down yesterday because of the sudden availability of Rangers 1B Justin Smoak. Would the Yankees have gotten Lee if Smoak hadn't become available? Maybe not...

    Bernadette Pasley Written by Bernadette Pasley about 4 years ago 57 reads 0 comments

  8. Cliff Lee About To Become A Yankee?

    Joel Sherman of the New York Post is reporting that the Yankees are on the verge of trading for Cliff Lee. Supposedly, they would give up catching prospect Jesus Montero and then, either trade Javier Vazquez or put Phil Hughes in the bullpen...

    Bernadette Pasley Written by Bernadette Pasley about 4 years ago 184 reads 0 comments

  9. Reminder: It's Still Baseball Season

    In case you forgot, it is the middle of the 2010 baseball season. Some guy from Akron, Ohio would have you believe otherwise, but he is wrong. The season is alive and well.It's easy to forget, what with all the attention this guy is getting...

    Bernadette Pasley Written by Bernadette Pasley about 4 years ago 24 reads 0 comments

  10. Story Lines In The Yankees-Dodgers Series

    With the long-awaited series between the Yankees and Joe Torre's Dodgers beginnning tonight in LA, I am very much intrigued by the number of story lines that will play out this weekend...

    Bernadette Pasley Written by Bernadette Pasley about 4 years ago 50 reads 0 comments

  11. Subway Series Or Weekend At Fenway (Manny)?

    Round two of the Subway Series begins tonight at the Stadium. There will be three big games this weekend, high on intensity and low on boredom. Are you excited about it? I'm not...

    Bernadette Pasley Written by Bernadette Pasley about 4 years ago 21 reads 0 comments

  12. Guest Post: An Englishman's Take On Stephen Strasburg

    With the World Cup going on right now I thought it would be interesting to note that there are still people overseas who enjoy our National Pastime. Here's a guest post written by George E...

    Bernadette Pasley Written by Bernadette Pasley about 4 years ago 108 reads 0 comments

  13. Isn't Cramping Painful?

    Last night, after the Yankees lost the finale of their series in Baltimore, Alex Rodriguez met with reporters to talk about his right groin. According to Mark Feinsand of the Daily News, A-Rod said he felt cramps in the groin but no pain...

    Bernadette Pasley Written by Bernadette Pasley about 4 years ago 29 reads 0 comments

  14. When Does Mark Teixeira's Slow Start Become A Bad Year?

    Today is June 7th. Mark Teixeira is batting .211 with 8HR, 34 RBI and a .326 OBP. Everyone in the know says there is nothing to worry about. Teixeira will hit. He's done it before. He's a proven Major Leaguer...

    Bernadette Pasley Written by Bernadette Pasley about 4 years ago 53 reads 0 comments

  15. Jim Joyce: Model Of Accountability

    Years ago I attended an umpires school. I learned all the ins and outs of officiating a baseball game, including what you should do if you blow a call. What I was taught to do and what Jim Joyce did this week are two very different things...

    Bernadette Pasley Written by Bernadette Pasley about 4 years ago 28 reads 0 comments

  16. Something Truly Sad

    Over the last week or so I've learned something about myself. Something kind of sad. Something I'm not too proud of.As every fan of the team knows, the Yankees are in their first real slide of the season...

    Bernadette Pasley Written by Bernadette Pasley about 4 years ago 35 reads 0 comments

  17. Time To Catch Some Rays

    It is a beautiful day today in New York City. The temperatures are warm but comfortable. The sun is shining brightly. Time to catch some rays!It's also time to catch some rays of another kind...

    Bernadette Pasley Written by Bernadette Pasley about 4 years ago 18 reads 0 comments

  18. Under Protest: The Hanley Ramirez Fiasco

    The Yankees played last night's finale against the Red Sox under protest. The reason for it might be a bit silly, depending on what you think. I'm not going to go into it. You can read all about it here...

    Bernadette Pasley Written by Bernadette Pasley about 4 years ago 86 reads 0 comments

  19. Suzyn Waldman Needs To Stop Groaning

    In case you haven't noticed, Suzyn Waldman is a groaner.Waldman is the sidekick to the radio voice of the Yankees, John Sterling. She is a very talented woman with a lot of experience under her belt, which is why I don't understand the groaning...

    Bernadette Pasley Written by Bernadette Pasley about 4 years ago 600 reads 0 comments

  20. Grandma I Love You But Don't Cross My Mound!

    AJ Burnett uttered those words last night after seeing footage of Oakland pitcher Dallas Braden's grandmother on the mound with him after he pitched his perfect game against the Rays...

    Bernadette Pasley Written by Bernadette Pasley about 4 years ago 121 reads 0 comments

  21. I'm Moving. Will Javy Vazquez Be Doing The Same?

    As I get ready to leave the ranks of New York City's homeless population, I can't help but think about the Yankees number 4 starter, Javier Vazquez.Vazquez's ineffectiveness this season has been well-documented...

    Bernadette Pasley Written by Bernadette Pasley about 4 years ago 21 reads 0 comments

  22. 2009 Yankees Visit The President Today

    The members of the 2009 Yankee team will visit with President Obama today in what has become a tradition with sitting Presidents, welcoming championship teams to the White House...

    Bernadette Pasley Written by Bernadette Pasley about 4 years ago 25 reads 0 comments

  23. Scioscia: It Was A Clean Play

    Mark Teixeira's collision with rookie Angels catcher Bobby Wilson definitely had people talking the next day. Some thought it was a dirty play. Others thought it was a clean play. Some thought it was an unintentional dirty play...

    Bernadette Pasley Written by Bernadette Pasley about 4 years ago 25 reads 0 comments

  24. A-Rod Starts A Triple Play & An Argument In The Same Inning

    The sixth inning of yesterday's Yankee loss to Oakland had Alex Rodriguez's name written all over it. In the top of the inning, depending on who you talk to, he made an ass of himself...

    Bernadette Pasley Written by Bernadette Pasley about 4 years ago 260 reads 0 comments

  25. A Numbers Game Saturday At The Stadium

    Saturday at Yankee Stadium was truly a numbers game, in more ways than one. Meaningful numbers were the story of the day as far as I was concerned. What numbers am I referring to? These:4: The Yankees won their 4th straight series to start the season...

    Bernadette Pasley Written by Bernadette Pasley about 4 years ago 12 reads 0 comments