There’s a bunch of small stories I haven’t blogged over the last few days that are worth mentioning. Here they are in rapid-fire order:
– Aaron Judge was named the AZFL’s Player of the Week on Monday. He hit 2 HR, scored 6 runs, and drew 7 walks in 5 games last week. Good to see him getting more burn as that season has progressed.
– Via George King, there does appear to be some mutual interest between the Yankees and Raul Ibanez for the vacant hitting coach job. Ibanez is reportedly “intrigued” by the possibility, but no meeting or interview has been scheduled.
– Dellin Betances was named as one of the 3 finalists for the American League Rookie of the Year award this year. …