As we head into Round 2 of the 2012 Subway Series, I am often asked what is the best game in this series I have ever seen since I have been at all of these encounters.
As if Bernie Williams and Mark Teixeira weren’t enough, Al Dukes booked former NFL MVP Boomer Esiason to join the program.
Mark Teixeira and Craig have forged quite a friendship over the last couple of months or so and he called in this morning to say hello to Bernie Williams and talk some Yankees baseball.
Bernie Williams made the trip into Manhattan this morning to visit with Craig.
It’s easy to list the numbers and stats that detail Mariano Rivera’s greatness. It’s quite another to have witnessed it firsthand as cutter after cutter broke bat after bat and made the best hitters look helpless for 15 years.
The 42-year-old closer says he has reached a decision about whether he will retire or return in 2013 but said he won’t reveal it until “maybe October.”
From pinstripe legends to foes on the diamond, Posada left an indelible mark on those who watched him play.
It’s easy to see how the events of the last year recently led Jorge Posada to his decision to retire from the Yankees.
Jorge Posada had many outstanding playoff memories as a New York Yankee but one stands out in particular, his tying double in 2003 ALCS Game 7.
Sandy Alderson didn’t tip his hand that he was onto some big moves when he spoke to reporters Tuesday afternoon, but he got quite busy a few hours later acquiring three relievers and a new center fielder.
If you consider Montero a part of the major league roster, we have to find the next great prospect in the Yankee farm system, the next great player whose name you will hear a thousand times before you ever see him play. Meet Mason Williams.
C-Lo, who did a good job filling in for Jerry Recco today, mentioned to Boomer & Craig that former Yankee Bernie Williams is now eligible for induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Former AL batting champions Bernie Williams and Bill Mueller are among 13 newcomers on baseball’s 2012 Hall of Fame ballot, joining top holdovers Barry Larkin, Jack Morris, Lee Smith and Jeff Bagwell.
By agreeing to an extension without opting out, CC Sabathia again demonstrated why he’ll be remembered as a beloved Yankee and not a mercenary — like Alex Rodriguez.
Jorge Posada’s relationship with the Yankees that began in 1990 may have finally come to an end. Yankee fans will miss the passion and fire he played with that helped catapult the modern day Bombers to many postseason triumphs.