1. Joe Girardi Has Ruined the Chemistry in the Bronx Bullpen

    At the very start of the year we all thought this could be one of the best bullpens in baseball. With the likes of DeMaso Marte, Jose Veras, Brian Bruney, and Mariano Rivera, this should've been a lights out relief corps...

    T.J. Morrill Written by T.J. Morrill about over 5 years ago 250 reads 5 comments

  2. Melky Cabrera Proves His Worth

    More empty seats down low, but the Yankees found some late game energy nonetheless. A.J. Burnett got off to a rocky start but put together a solid seven inning, four—run performance...

    T.J. Morrill Written by T.J. Morrill about over 5 years ago 97 reads 1 comments

  3. With the Youngsters Lighting Up What Will Become of Chien-Ming Wang?

    After Joba Chamberlain's magnificent performance against the Tigers a thought that I had been having the last few days entered my mind once more...

    T.J. Morrill Written by T.J. Morrill about over 5 years ago 290 reads 6 comments

  4. Phil Hughes: Making a Case For the Yankees Starting Rotation

    Coming off of a four-game losing streak, including a sweep by the dreaded Red Sox, the Yankees needed a spark. With Wang off the team (for the time being), they needed someone to step in and pitch like a man...

    T.J. Morrill Written by T.J. Morrill about over 5 years ago 97 reads 0 comments

  5. How Pat White Will Mix Up the Wildcat in Miami

    In the second round of the NFL draft, the Miami Dolphins selected Pat White. At first this brought shockwaves to me, thinking that they made a horrible mistake, but now that I think about it, ...

    T.J. Morrill Written by T.J. Morrill about over 5 years ago 1,153 reads 17 comments

  6. Jacoby Ellsbury Steals Home: How Did the Yankees Let It Happen?

    Among the obscurities of baseball—the knuckle ball pitcher, the unassisted triple play, the suicide squeeze, and perfect games—lies one that is just baffling: stealing home...

    T.J. Morrill Written by T.J. Morrill about over 5 years ago 3,266 reads 3 comments

  7. The Blunder Chronicles: Yet Another Joe Girardi Bullpen Rant

    When is Joe going to learn how to manage the bullpen? I'm starting to think Don Mattingly should absolutely be the Yankee manager at this point. Too bad he's with Torre in L.A. now...

    T.J. Morrill Written by T.J. Morrill about over 5 years ago 355 reads 4 comments

  8. Yankees-Red Sox: The Rivalry Returns

    The greatest rivalry in sports is set to kickoff this week as the Yankees battle the Red Sox at Fenway Park in Boston. Both teams come in with a 9-6 record, tied for second place in the American League East...

    T.J. Morrill Written by T.J. Morrill about over 5 years ago 162 reads 1 comments

  9. Hideki Matsui: Godzilla's Future in the Bronx

    It looks like Hideki Matsui is starting to find his swing. He went 2-for-3 against the A's with a walk on Tuesday...

    T.J. Morrill Written by T.J. Morrill about over 5 years ago 321 reads 6 comments

  10. New York Yankees: My Assessment of the Yankees so Far

    Now that the first two weeks of baseball are finished, I thought I'd write my assessment on our beloved Yankees so far in this season, which is when I watch the most baseball because of my own baseball...

    T.J. Morrill Written by T.J. Morrill about over 5 years ago 173 reads 9 comments

  11. Collapse of the Wanger: Chien-Ming Wang's Pitiful Season (So Far)

    What the (insert explicit term here) happened to Wang? Three consecutive pitiful outings, and a shaken self-esteem, has done no good for the Yankees thus far. It appears the ball is up, and his secondary pitches are hanging...

    T.J. Morrill Written by T.J. Morrill about over 5 years ago 325 reads 1 comments

  12. New York Yankees: Another Bullpen Blunder By Joe Girardi

    It's 1-1 in the top of the sixth inning. Phil Coke comes in to relieve CC Sabathia. Does his job, gets the third out of the inning...

    T.J. Morrill Written by T.J. Morrill about over 5 years ago 238 reads 3 comments

  13. Swish Can Pitch: A Man of Character

    It was an embarrassment to say the least, but amongst all this frustration one man was still able to enjoy the game like it should be enjoyed. Nick Swisher was still able to find something to laugh about in that joke of a game against the Rays...

    T.J. Morrill Written by T.J. Morrill about over 5 years ago 243 reads 5 comments

  14. Joe Girardi's Bullpen Blunder: Why Lefty vs. Lefty Doesn't Work

    Up 4-3 in the bottom of the eighth inning with two outs, Damaso Marte gets pulled from the game for Jose Veras. He walks his batter only to be pulled for Phil Coke who gives up three runs and loses the game...

    T.J. Morrill Written by T.J. Morrill about over 5 years ago 295 reads 4 comments

  15. CC and the Swish Dethrone Royals

    The game was fantastic uh... if you're a Yankees fan. Swish is continuing to produce and surprising the you know what out of me. CC made the comeback we all knew he'd make. Along with a great performance from Jorge Posada, a 6-1 victory was achieved...

    T.J. Morrill Written by T.J. Morrill about over 5 years ago 179 reads 0 comments

  16. Molina Over Posada: Why I Think It Could Work For the Yankees

    After seeing Jose Molina's performance last year and his weekly day after night start yesterday, I have come to think perhaps Molina should be the everyday catcher. I know what you're saying, Jorge's bat is better...

    T.J. Morrill Written by T.J. Morrill about over 5 years ago 169 reads 9 comments

  17. New York Yankees Pitching Coach Application (satire)

    Attention all Yankees fans! We are now holding open tryouts for a new pitching coach, as it is apparent our current coach, Dave Eiland, can't even find success working with Cy Young-level pitchers, such as C...

    T.J. Morrill Written by T.J. Morrill about over 5 years ago 513 reads 2 comments

  18. Pitching Vs. Throwing an Overlooked But Important Comparison

    The picture tells the story. A man on the mound just trying to hurl the ball, throw the dirtiest of the dirty. Yes this is what happens when someone gets in that mode, he soon finds himself handing the ball to the manager in disgust...

    T.J. Morrill Written by T.J. Morrill about over 5 years ago 312 reads 3 comments

  19. What Is It About the Mets?

    I just don't get it. What is it about the New York Mets that makes everyone pick them as world series favorites? Obviously the bullpen is better—I mean Putz and K-Rod together in a pen is just sick...

    T.J. Morrill Written by T.J. Morrill about over 5 years ago 142 reads 2 comments

  20. New York Yankees: 2009's Plan For Success

    Alas, baseball is here! With spring training drawing to a close this week, MLB's regular season is set to kick off. With spring in the air, there's a still a heap of snow in my town...

    T.J. Morrill Written by T.J. Morrill about over 5 years ago 149 reads 0 comments

  21. Miami Dolphins Offseason To-Do List

    Yes, the Dolphins had a great season. Yes, it was a great turnaround. Yes, they are improving. But the season is over and there is much work to be done before this team becomes elite in the NFL...

    T.J. Morrill Written by T.J. Morrill about over 5 years ago 3,275 reads 23 comments

  22. Dolphins-Ravens: Dolphins Drown In Playoffs As Ravens Soar Through Miami

    The Dolphins' amazing turnaround is over, while the Ravens' story continues. The Dolphins' offense just didn't have it...

    T.J. Morrill Written by T.J. Morrill about over 5 years ago 164 reads 0 comments

  23. Baltimore Ravens vs. Miami Dolphins: Both Teams Look to Keep Up Turnaround

    What a year for both teams. The Dolphins going from 1-15 to 11-5 and the Ravens going from 4-12 to 11-5 and both are in the playoffs. Both teams have been in playoff mode for several weeks now to try to fight for just this, the official playoffs...

    T.J. Morrill Written by T.J. Morrill about over 5 years ago 145 reads 0 comments

  24. Top Five Moments of 2008

    As the year comes to a close and we look back on 2008 there seem to be five moment that really stick out in my mind as the best sports moments of the year...

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  25. Dolphins-Jets: Miami Defeats New York, Steals Away Division Title

    What a season it has been for the Miami Dolphins. Upon hiring Bill Parcells, Jeff Ireland, and Tony Sparano, they had low expectations entering the season coming off a 1-15 year. Enter Chad Pennington...

    T.J. Morrill Written by T.J. Morrill about over 5 years ago 121 reads 1 comments