Game 38-Back to baseball

With the past 24 hours being overwhelmed by Posada-gate, I’ll just tie up some loose ends with Jorge before moving on to tonight’s game. –Jack Curry Tweets that “Posada said he apologized to Girardi. “I had a bad day yesterday,” he said. –Brian Hoch Tweets that Jorge plans to talk to Brian Cashman as well. –Jorge Posada Sr, who is a scout for the Rockies, says he “made a bad decision” -Laura Posada has removed the “bad back” post from her Twitter account. -The Yanks are seeking to dock Jorge two days pay, according to Joel Sherman -Buster Olney Teetwed Continue reading Game 38-Back to baseball

Game 31-Colon's Old Spice

    Bartolo Colon goes for the Yanks tonight, and while he may not have quite the zip on his fastball that he did a few years back, it’s still good enough for the 2nd best K/BB rate in the American League. That’ll teach ya for making fun of the fat kid back in school. Texas counters with Derek Holland, who sports a career ERA of 8.10 facing the Yankees (4 G). Should be a good night for the boys in pinstripes (road gray style), which of course means they’ll lose 10-0. That’s just baseball, Suzyn. Anyway, here’s your lineups Continue reading Game 31-Colon's Old Spice

Game 31-Colon’s Old Spice

    Bartolo Colon goes for the Yanks tonight, and while he may not have quite the zip on his fastball that he did a few years back, it’s still good enough for the 2nd best K/BB rate in the American League. That’ll teach ya for making fun of the fat kid back in school. Texas counters with Derek Holland, who sports a career ERA of 8.10 facing the Yankees (4 G). Should be a good night for the boys in pinstripes (road gray style), which of course means they’ll lose 10-0. That’s just baseball, Suzyn. Anyway, here’s your lineups Continue reading Game 31-Colon’s Old Spice

Game 18-"It was beautiful"

That’s what Yankee manager Joe Girardi said last night about Brett Gardner’s HR after Russell Martin was hit by a Josh Rupe pitch. When you start giving up HRs to the Brett Gardner’s of the world, you might want to call your uncle with the plumbing business and tell him to leave a job open for you. There’s a good chance you’ll need it. Here’s what O’s manager Buck Showalter had to say about the incident from last night: Buck Showalter: “We asked (Rupe) after the game. He said, ‘I know what it looked like. I was trying to go Continue reading Game 18-"It was beautiful"

Game 18-“It was beautiful”

That’s what Yankee manager Joe Girardi said last night about Brett Gardner’s HR after Russell Martin was hit by a Josh Rupe pitch. When you start giving up HRs to the Brett Gardner’s of the world, you might want to call your uncle with the plumbing business and tell him to leave a job open for you. There’s a good chance you’ll need it. Here’s what O’s manager Buck Showalter had to say about the incident from last night: Buck Showalter: “We asked (Rupe) after the game. He said, ‘I know what it looked like. I was trying to go Continue reading Game 18-“It was beautiful”

Game Thread | Yankees v. Orioles | April 22, 2011 (Update: Rained out)

Update: Game is rained out. The Yankees look to continue winning series tonight in Baltimore, sending CC Sabathia to the hill against Brad Bergesen and the suddenly struggling Orioles. The game starts at 7:05 on the YES Network. Here is the Yankee lineup: Derek Jeter SS Curtis Granderson CF Mark Teixeira 1B Alex Rodriguez 3B Robinson Cano 2B Nick Swisher RF Jorge Posada DH Russell Martin C Brett Gardner LF  

Game 8 | Los Angeles Angels at Yankees | Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Another weekday day game. Alas. Mike will be at this one, although I don’t know where he’s sitting (or if he’d want people to come say hi), otherwise I’d tell you to go harass him. Here’s today’s lineup via LoHud: Derek Jeter SSNick Johnson DHMark Teixeira 1BAlex Rodriguez 3BRobinson Cano 2BJorge Posada CCurtis Granderson CFNick Swisher RFBrett Gardner LF RHP Javier Vazquez Hopefully Home Run Javy can show the Yanks why they brought him back as they try to pick up their third straight series win.