If it’s Tuesday, it must be bury the Yankees before they play a second of meaningful baseball day!
Brandon Tierney, formerly of The Wheelhouse on SNY and who is now a radio host out in San Francisco wrote a eulogy for the Yankees this morning. He called “Decaying With Dignity.” He goes on and on about the Yankees and how awful they’ll probably be this year. He talks about how lucky we are as a fan base to have experienced the past 20 years or so, and he’s right, we are but what really gets me is this passage:
Truthfully, the easy thing to do is pile on, to kick dirt on the Yankees grave before the first meaningful pitch of the season, to attempt to be ahead of the curve on the inevitable demise of the Yanks.
That’s the easy way out.
Exactly. And that’s what he ultimately ended up doing.
The Yankees could be absolutely awful this year. They could be mediocre this year.…