Results for tag: yankees
Posted by: swishfan33 on Feb 4, 2010 at 12:35:27 AM

So reports of a 10 year deal for Minnesota Twins Joe Mauer has been sifting through the airwaves of lately. Awesome! And no pun intended. I'm really happy about this, because this keeps Mauer in Minnesota and it's a good thing for baseball. With the likes of Ripken Jr., Mauer can become a hometown hero and be the biggest thing in Minnesota. He is already the face of the franchise and he has support with the stellar firstbaseman in Justin Morneau, another MVP award receipent.

 

The Yankees have their star catcher in the minors, Jesus Montero. A phenom at all levels and didn't miss a beat from Double-A to Triple-A. A minor broken finger ended his season last year but no harm no foul and should rebound with no after affects from it. He is a soft spoken individual who does his talking

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Posted by: swishfan33 on Feb 1, 2010 at 07:10:26 PM

Ok, so its time to investigate into the future state of the Yankees. Yes, I know the 2010 season hasn't even played out yet but, it's exciting to see what the future can bring in the bronx. Back in 2008, Cashman hardly broke the bank, he kept his old veterans and stood firm with the hopes of Kennedy and Hughes could shine in the starting rotation. But, as you know, that was a mistake with injuries to both Kennedy and Hughes. But in the winter of 2007, there wasn't any big splash free agent signings. And because of the that the Yankees closed out the year at 89-73 and missing the playoffs for the first time since the 1993 season. In 2009, the Yankees spent over a half-billion dollars on 3 vital players in Teixeira, Sabathia and Burnett. Brian Chashman broke the $200 million dollar budget

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