1. Calling Fernando Tatis To the Yankees Bench

    Followers of the offseason Yankees are left this winter thinking about a single bench position, and Fernando Tatis just may be the player for the job. Let's take a look at the probable roster: They will carry 12 pitchers...

    Roy Levine Written by Roy Levine about over 4 years ago 2,276 reads 5 comments

  2. Does the Yankees Javier Vazquez Trade Make Nick Johnson's Signing a Mistake?

    When the Yankees signed Nick Johnson as DH for approximately $5.5M base pay, I thought that it was a very solid move...

    Roy Levine Written by Roy Levine about over 4 years ago 840 reads 11 comments

  3. What If the Yankees' 2008 Injuries Persist?

    Every year, the Spring Training ritual of players "never feeling better" in February is played out. This year, the Yankees go into the season with major contributors not yet 100 percent...

    Roy Levine Written by Roy Levine about over 5 years ago 253 reads 2 comments

  4. Batting for the New York Yankees: The Ideal Lineup

    The 2009 Yankees will have a very different lineup in 2009 from what we generally saw in 2008. Mark Teixeira is new; Hideki Matsui and Jorge Posada are back. Jason Giambi and Bobby Abreu are gone...

    Roy Levine Written by Roy Levine about over 5 years ago 605 reads 10 comments

  5. Alex Rodriguez: Boosted Career HR Numbers By Roughly 40

    It is worth considering the benefit that steroids did to Alex Rodriguez's compilation of home runs. I take it at face value, for the sake of inquiry, that his use of steroids started in 2001 and ended in 2003...

    Roy Levine Written by Roy Levine about over 5 years ago 116 reads 0 comments

  6. Red Sox Kevin Youkilis and Yankee Joba Chamberlain on a Collision Course

    On Sunday, speaking before out of town press at the Hungry Man Buffet in Quincy,  Red Sox first baseman, Kevin Youkilis, weighed in today on the Yankees plans to move Joba Chamberlain into the Yankees' starting rotation...

    Roy Levine Written by Roy Levine about over 5 years ago 1,425 reads 4 comments

  7. Mark Teixeira in One Door, Jason Giambi Out the Other in New York

    Glory to God in the highest; Mark Teixeira is coming to town. Joel Sherman of the New York Post compares this moment to the winter of 2004, when the Yankees passed on Carlos Beltran going into ...

    Roy Levine Written by Roy Levine about over 5 years ago 603 reads 6 comments