Results for tag: Boone Logan
Posted by: Pinstriped Bible on Mar 30, 2010 at 05:50:23 PM

WHAT’S THE USE OF WONDERIN’?
If Alfredo Aceves has to start the season on the disabled list, does that open up a spot for Mark Melancon, or is it more likely that Boone Logan claims the spot, giving the Yankees the fabled “second lefty?”

WHAT’S THE USE OF WONDERIN’? II
Anyone at all bothered by CC Sabathia finishing spring with an ERA of 7.23 in 18.2 innings? I don’t think I am as much as I have been bothered in the past by consuming a dish of bad mussels, and chances are it’s nothing to worry about given that his strikeout rate has been solid, but it’s definitely food for the paranoid.

NATE ROBERTSON TRADED, SO WHAT DOES THAT HAVE TO DO WITH THE YANKEES?
Only this: Robertson is a 31-year-old left-hander who has been rather mercilessly

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Posted by: Pinstriped Bible on Dec 22, 2009 at 04:10:39 PM

 Now we know. The Yankees have dealt Melky Cabrera, Michael Dunn, and prospect Arodys Vizcaino to the Atlanta Braves in return for old pal Javier Vazquez and journeyman southpaw Boone Logan.

 

The Yankees have had a fascinating winter, and this deal adds yet another facet. The Yankees get to take another crack at exploiting Vazquez, who was far from at his best when the Yankees last saw him in 2004. He returns coming off the best year of his career, a season in which he reached a career-best strikeout rate, walked only 44 in 219.1 innings, and allowed only 20 homers, the last especially notable since he is a fly-ball pitcher and thus generally inclined towards the home run. The righty is also durable, having made no fewer than 32 starts in a season since he was

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