The deal, was $100K under the midpoint between the $8.2 million he had asked for in arbitration and the $7 million the Yankees had previously offered.
The New York Yankees agreed to a minor-league deal Wednesday with former Red Sox lefty Hideki Okajima. The 36-year old will have an opportunity to compete for a spot on the Yankees’ 2012 Opening Day roster in spring training.
The end of the regular season means it’s time for the postseason, but it also means the end of baseball every single day and it means we are drawing closer to another season of Neil’s epic email discussions with Sweeny Murti being in the books.
The Yankees’ bats finally came to life against Josh Beckett. Phil Hughes was looking fairly sharp, then suddenly a moth flies into one of his eyes and the Bombers again unravel against the Red Sox. Yep, a moth.
It’s been nearly two months since the last time Sweeny Murti joined me for an email discussion. Since then, the Yankees have taken over first place (barely) and have been rolling along in August.
Reliever Boone Logan struck out Adrian Gonzalez with the bases loaded to end the fifth inning, and the Yankees came back to beat the Boston Red Sox 3-2 on Friday night to win their eighth straight game and take over the lead in the AL East.
On Staten Island, a young woman is not letting her serious conditions hold her back from helping those in need, and now the Bronx Bombers have come to help her.
Curtis Granderson backed a solid pitching performance by Freddy Garcia with a two-run homer, leading the New York Yankees to a 4-0 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday night.
Jeremy Hellickson pitched seven strong innings and Tampa Bay took advantage of sloppy New York defense to score two runs that gave the Rays a 3-2 victory over the Yankees on Tuesday night.
The New York Yankees’ 16-7 defeat to the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday was further proof that their bullpen is not up to snuff. It’s gotten to the point that I’ve come up with an adjective to describe Boone Logan’s futility: ‘Loganeous’
Last season at the All-Star break I did some Yankees midseason awards, so I thought it would be good to start a tradition here and do them for the second straight year.
Neil Keefe breaks down the five topics of conversation that will be covered on TV and radio this weekend during the most intriguing Subway Series in recent years.
Eduardo Nunez hit a tiebreaking single in the seventh inning after shortstop Troy Tulowitzki made an error, Nick Swisher and Jorge Posada had consecutive homers and the New York Yankees beat the Colorado Rockies 6-4 Sunday.
It’s been just over a month since the last time Sweeny Murti joined me for an email discussion. With July 1 just around the corner, Sweeny and I just had to talk about the state of the Yankees.
Joe Girardi must abandon his ‘by the book’ philosophy and use his instincts more often to ensure Yankee success. There a quite a few head scratching decisions he’s continued to make.
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