1. Could Ubaldo Jimenez Be The Next Pitcher To Win 30 Games?

    Watching Ubaldo Jimenez is strange. At times he looks like a power pitcher, inducing strikeouts one after the other. At other times, he seems like an efficiency pitcher, inducing ground ball double plays when his W is on the line...

    Jared Hood Written by Jared Hood about 4 years ago 419 reads 0 comments

  2. Top 10 Great Baseball Players Whose Careers Were Hampered By Bad Teams

    With Stephen Strasburg's amazing debut and his slightly less than amazing follow up, I felt a glimmer of hope for the lowly Washington Nationals...

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  3. The Old Folks Home @ Yankee Stadium

    This is getting painful. Let me first preface this by saying I am not giving up hope. I am not calling in the doom and gloom…yet. Last night, watching the Yankees struggle against the Rays I began thinking, this team is in fact getting old...

    Jared Hood Written by Jared Hood about 4 years ago 90 reads 0 comments

  4. Mark McGwire; Latest Sap To Be Thrown Under The Bus

    What would pre-season baseball be without at least, one more steroid admittance interview? Whoa... I almost thought we'd make it a whole winter without another awkward apology from a man who simply followed the cultural norm...

    Jared Hood Written by Jared Hood about over 4 years ago 63 reads 0 comments

  5. Today In History: The "Ryan Express" No-Hits Number Six

    On June 10, 1990, the immortal Nolan Ryan pitched his unprecedented sixth no-hitter and defeated the Oakland Athletics. Ryan Retired future Yankees dynamo’s Ricky Henderson, Ken Phelps, and ex-Yankee Willie Randolph in order in the 9th...

    Jared Hood Written by Jared Hood about 5 years ago 73 reads 0 comments

  6. This Day In Baseball History: June 5th, 1920

    In perhaps the first sign that the end of the dead-ball era may be closing in, and the live-ball era knocking on the door, on June 5th 1920, the Philadelphia Athletics' vice president Thomas ...

    Jared Hood Written by Jared Hood about 5 years ago 146 reads 0 comments

  7. The Twilight Zone at 161st and River Ave

    Where is the panic button? I know, I know, it’s too soon to reach for the big red button, but if so, when is the right time to at least discuss the absolution of despair...

    Jared Hood Written by Jared Hood about 5 years ago 34 reads 0 comments

  8. Will The Real A-Rod Please Stand Up?

    Will the real A-Rod please stand up? No not that one, you can sit down. With today’s headlines buzzing around a new book soon to be released revealing; shock, more news from ...

    Jared Hood Written by Jared Hood about 5 years ago 22 reads 0 comments

  9. Could This Be No. 27 for the Pin Stripers? Good Utility May Solve Some Woes

    The other night, I was taking in one of the fine micro-brewed spirits known in Colorado at a local bar. If there's one thing I don't miss about New York, it's their piss poor selection of micro-brew beers...

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  10. Ian Kennedy Bust; But Gardner Has Potential

    On Mondays Grapefruit league game against the Toronto Blue Jays, the Yankees hoped to pick up the W with Right hand hopeful Ian Kennedy. Instead, they picked up the L thanks to his 5 hit, 5 earned run 2...

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  11. Top 10 Reasons You Know You're a Yankees Fan

    With 2009 spring training underway, I thought I'd take a moment to remember all of the fond memories I have of the New York Yankees, and the obvious ways people around us can tell that we're die hard fans...

    Jared Hood Written by Jared Hood about over 5 years ago 796 reads 1 comments

  12. Steroids Is Like Politics: Watch for Love of the Game

    In the land of Coca-Cola, American Idol, George Bush, over-indulgence and...ahem, conserving water...we find ourselves critical of all that surrounds us. Meanwhile, we forget what is truly important: those things which make us happy...

    Jared Hood Written by Jared Hood about over 5 years ago 61 reads 0 comments