Burnett and Wang shut down Rangers, 9-2

After a rough outing by Joba Chamberlain and the bullpen last night led to a frustrating loss, it was up to AJ Burnett to get the Yankees back on track, taking on Ranger rookie Derek Holland, a big-time pitching prospect.  The Yankees helped Burnett out right away by getting ahead against Holland early, something they...

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Joba On Right Pace

Joba Chamberlain has had an eventful week, as he was hit on the knee by a line drive in the first inning of one start and only lasted 4 innings in the next one. While these two aborted starts were not fun to watch or live in the same city as Mike Francesa after, they...

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What the #$@#!&#!! are the Yankees doing with Chien-Ming Wang?

You’d think that any problems with your number 2 starter would be watched very, very carefully.  You would think that a young, inexpensive pitcher who throws a 95mph sinker would merit some special attention. You’d think that rehabilitation for a guy that won 19 games in back-to-back seasons despite being a ground ball pitcher backed...

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Yankees Fall 7-3 To Rangers As Joba Struggles

  • Melky Cabrera strained his shoulder running into the wall in the first inning last night, and has an MRI scheduled for later today. He said that it does not feel too bad and that it should only keep him out a few days. We shall see.
  • Joba Chamberlain looked awful last night, going just 4 innings...
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