Keeping up with the ex-Yanks

Photo courtesy of the Associated Press

Here’s another installment on how the former Yanks from the 2009 championship team have been faring this year. Ian Kennedy had a tremendous outing facing the tough Phillies lineup yesterday, by far his best of the year...

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Forget Matsui, what about Bruney?

Via Bill Ladson of

With a day off Tuesday, Nationals reliever Brian Bruney decided not to go to the World Series championship ring ceremony held at Yankee Stadium.Bruney helped the Yankees win their 27th championship last year by going 5-0 with a 3.92 ERA in 44 games. Bruney...

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Keeping up with the ex’s

With last night’s all-too-forgettable loss to the Rays, I thought it would be a good time to get this going. This is a series I plan to run throughout the 2010 season, updating the results every few weeks. There was a lot of turnover this year with some beloved Yanks, some intriguing prospects and some...

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David Robertson and Expectations

We’ve been here a few times before. In at least two different seasons in recent memory, we’ve seen a young relief pitcher get hot in a short period of time and we’ve gotten delusions of grandeur. The recent examples are Brian Bruney, Jose Veras, and Edwar Ramirez; neither one of these pitchers is still on...

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