Results for tag: Boone Logan
Posted by: oldschoolyank on Jul 18, 2010 at 10:10:08 PM
In a game when the glass half empty guy could easily wallow in Andy Pettitte's injury, along with the previous day's latest episode in the continuing saga of the pitcher providing the least return on $16 million dollars, there were a bunch of positives as the Yanks took the deciding game vs. the Rays.
Earlier this season I dubbed Boone Logan and David Robertson as being the "not ready for prime time players." As we sit here in the middle of July, each of them has begun to look like the people that Brian Cashman and Joe Girardi hoped they would be. Robertson, Logan and Chan Ho Park combined to put together a very solid performance of extra long relief. When is the last time you saw a Yankee starting rotation lift theirstarting pitchers...
Posted by: oldschoolyank on May 5, 2010 at 07:58:18 PM
It's amazing how a 6-1 potential laugher can become a 7-5 nail-biter. Just leave it to the Not Ready for Prime Time Players.
That was the case today as the Yanks completed the sweep of the hapless, but slightly improved Baltimore O's. You would think that with Joe Girardi giving Mo a little more rest someone would step up when given the opportunity to shine. Poor David Robertson and Boone Logan. Just when you think we've got a couple of pretty trust-worthy guys they go south on us.
I know they are young and they will more than likely do some good things this year, but Wednesday's matinee showed they are still not ready for prime time. Robertson has not looked as sharp as last year. His fastball looks to have straightened out and his breaking ball cannot consistently...