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Posted by: Larry Fleisher on May 12, 2011 at 03:24:26 AM

I have seen my share of four-hour Yankee games and a few of them have been of the memorable variety.

There was an 8-6 win Dodger Stadium last June that took 4:02, which isn't so bad when you're physically in the Pacific Time Zone for a Sunday night game. That was a time when the Yankees decided to get to Jonathan Broxton and rallied from a 6-2 deficit in a game that until that point was somewhat boring and that was one of nine four-hour games last year for the Yankees.

Two years ago, the Yankees played an epic 15-inning game with the Red Sox that took five hours, 33 minutes to decide and it's doubtful anyone complained about that one since A.J. Burnett and Josh Beckett pitched so well. And nearly nine years ago, the Yankees and Twins were part of an epic five hour, 45 minute contest that

Posted by: Larry Fleisher on Dec 19, 2010 at 10:54:51 PM

I don’t know much about Zack Greinke and I’m sure I’m among millions of baseball followers all over the country who do not know about him.

What we know is his story about the social anxiety and how he walked away from the game for a period of time four years ago. Since that is something treatable, Greinke is taking medication for it to feel more comfortable.

Greinke may still feel not like a completely social person. The most important thing we know when it comes to the bottom line of winning is this – Greinke is a very good pitcher.

With the news that the Yankees were not getting Cliff Lee, Greinke was the next best pitcher believed to be available. That point was proven Friday when he asked for a trade from the Royals and confirmed today when the Brewers acquired