1. New York Yankees: Mattingly, Munson and the All-Time 'Hall of Very Good' Roster

    After writing the article breaking down each franchise's Hall of Very Good , it made me wonder what a Yankees roster of just Hall of Very Good players would look like...

    Rich Stowe Written by Rich Stowe about over 3 years ago 550 reads 8 comments

  2. MLB's Smokin' Aces: The Best No. 1 Pitcher in Each Team's History

    Who is the best starting pitcher in each franchise's history? Is the player from 80 years ago, or is he pitching today? Is there a clear choice, or is there a choice to make between two or three pitchers? The only rules I have as criteria are: 1..

    Rich Stowe Written by Rich Stowe about over 3 years ago 2,870 reads 38 comments

  3. Edgar Martinez and Each MLB Team's Best Player Who Won't Make Hall of Fame

    Every franchise has one or more players that may not be bound for Cooperstown, but would (or should) be bound for the "Hall of Very Good"...

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  4. MLB Predictions: What Three Outfielders Will Be Our Mays, Mantle, Snider?

    With the recent passing of Duke Snider, I started to wonder if our generation has an equivalent to the triumvirate of May, Mantle and Snider in the 1950s...

    Rich Stowe Written by Rich Stowe about over 3 years ago 274 reads 0 comments

  5. Derek Jeter's New Swing Mechanics: How It Impacts the New York Yankees

    We all know what happened to Derek Jeter last season. He had the worst overall offensive season of his career. Then, last September, Jeter started working with the Yankees hitting coach, Kevin Long, and his season started to turn around...

    Rich Stowe Written by Rich Stowe about over 3 years ago 1,509 reads 9 comments

  6. MLB Predictions: Will Robinson Cano Become the Best Second Baseman in History?

    Robinson Cano of the New York Yankees is quickly entering the discussion for best second basemen in the game today (if you don't think he already is), and the question is being asked if he could become the greatest second basemen ever...

    Rich Stowe Written by Rich Stowe about over 3 years ago 1,643 reads 18 comments

  7. MLB Trade Rumors: Seven Pitchers the Yankees Should Acquire Instead of Liriano

    With the recent trade talk involving the Yankees going after the Twins' Francisco Liriano, who should the Yankees be going after instead? While I think the Yankees acquiring Francisco ...

    Rich Stowe Written by Rich Stowe about over 3 years ago 2,283 reads 34 comments

  8. New York Yankees Past and Present: The Ultimate Lineup

    If you had the ability to put together a lineup for your favorite team, using players from the franchise's history as well as the current roster, what would the lineup look like? That's my goal: to try to create the ultimate lineup...

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  9. Stan Musial: Baseball's Most Forgotten and Underrated Superstar?

    Quick, name the top five overall position players in baseball history. Now, name the top ten overall position players in baseball history. Did Stan Musial's name appear anywhere in your top ten? For most people, the answer would be no...

    Rich Stowe Written by Rich Stowe about over 3 years ago 1,781 reads 14 comments

  10. Pedro Martinez vs. Sandy Koufax: Who Was the Greater Starting Pitcher?

    Last week, I compared Pedro Martinez and Walter Johnson to determine who the greatest pitcher of all time was. My answer was Pedro—and it wasn't even close...

    Rich Stowe Written by Rich Stowe about over 3 years ago 2,107 reads 23 comments

  11. New York Yankees: 10 Questions That Will Determine the 2011 Season

    All teams have questions at the beginning of each season that will determine how their season ends. The better the team answers those questions, the more successful the season will be...

    Rich Stowe Written by Rich Stowe about over 3 years ago 1,618 reads 27 comments

  12. Pedro Martinez vs. Walter Johnson: Who Is the Greatest Starting Pitcher Ever?

    If you ask any baseball fan who the greatest starting pitcher in baseball history was, you'll get several answers—Cy Young, Nolan Ryan, Christy Mathewson among many others...

    Rich Stowe Written by Rich Stowe about over 3 years ago 1,165 reads 28 comments

  13. New York Yankees' All-Time Starting Pitchers: Where Does Andy Pettitte Rank?

    With Andy Pettitte's recent retirement from baseball, the question has been asked regarding where he stands all-time as a Yankee starting pitcher...

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  14. Rich's Rants – Volume XVI

    It’s Tuesday, which means it’s time for another edition of Rich’s Rants . This week, there’s only one topic – the Super Bowl of course. Let’s begin with the weather...

    Rich Stowe Written by Rich Stowe about over 3 years ago 115 reads 2 comments