Yanks Slam Jays, Win 6-3

Can I make a confession? I was a little worried about this one. I know it’s mid-July and I know the Yankees have a big lead in the Division right now but it felt like tonight’s contest was going to turn into one of those games when the Yankees coming up short with runners in...

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The Farm Report: 7/16/12

Trenton beat Binghamton 6-5:
Jose Pirela started the game with a triple to center, scoring on an error on a pickoff attempt.  Binghamton took a 3-1 lead in the third, after a homer from Reese Havens.  The Thunder tied the game in the fourth, as Addison Maruszak lead off with a solo homer and Zoilo Almonte followed with the same.  The Mets got both runs back in the fourth and fifth, for a 5-3 lead.  It was Melky Mesa’s turn to go deep in the sixth, putting the Thunder down by one.  Almonte singled to start the eighth and Mesa followed with a double.  Luke Murton loaded the bases with a walk and JR Murphy hit a sac fly to tie the game.  A single from Rob Segedin put Trenton in front and they took the 6-5 win.

Mesa went 3-5 with two runs scored, a double, a homer and a RBI.  Murphy was 2-3 with a RBI.  Pirela went 2-3 with a run scored and a triple.  …

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Spoiled Yankees Fans Refuse to Spare the Rod with Alex Rodriguez

(The following is being syndicated from The Captain’s Blog; follow me on Twitter at@williamnyy23).

Alex Rodriguez homered in the first inning of yesterday’s 10-8 loss versus the Angels, and the crowd cheered. With the winning run on first base in the bottom of the ninth, he popped out to end the game. This...

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