Palladino: Yankees’ New Manager Must Not Tinker With Aaron JudgeIt doesn’t really matter that Aaron Judge came in second in the American League MVP voting to Jose Altuve last week. What matters is that Judge was, without a doubt, the Yankees’ MVP.
Palladino: McAdoo’s Team-Shaming Ways Won't Amount To MuchFor all of Ben McAdoo’s talk of brutal honesty during Wednesday’s team meeting, one wonders if any of it will impact what happens out there Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs.
Palladino: 2017's Modest Success Should Earn Bowles At Least 1 More YearThe Jets are by no means a good football team, but they are a heck of a lot better than anyone predicted. That alone should be reason enough to keep Todd Bowles.
Palladino: A 'Player Whisperer' Is Absolutely Not What Yankees NeedWhen words like “connectivity” and phrases like “communication level” get thrown around in the middle of the Yankees’ managerial search, it’s not hard to see that a new age has dawned.
Palladino: Beating Bucs Could Change Jets’ Focus For 2017As hard as it may be to believe, the Jets have reached a crossroads game.
Palladino: Don’t Plan Going-Away Parties For Reese, McAdoo YetAs far as organizations go, the Giants may be the most reluctant in the NFL when it comes to blowing things up.
Palladino: Empty Stands, Angry Voices All Part Of Hapless Giants' FutureThe game began with large sections of barren seats. The second half started with more empty seats than people.
Palladino: Tanaka Would Be Crazy To Opt Out Of Yankees ContractThe grass in the neighbor’s yard may indeed be greener, but sometimes it’s just best to stay home.
Palladino: Jets' Ages-Long Quest For QB Might Just Work Out This TimeThe Jets rarely catch a break, especially when it comes to their search for a franchise quarterback. Maybe, just maybe, they did this time.
Palladino: Jets Just Not Good Enough To Avoid Late-Game CollapsesRain or shine, the Jets have proven that they’re just not good enough. Not yet, anyway.
Palladino: Manning’s Ironman Streak Will End Unless He Can Reverse The LosingDespite the general manager’s bye-week claims that the Giants will continue with Manning as they fight, fight, fight to turn the season around, further failure will make it ever more important for them to see whether Webb can play or not.
Palladino: Callaway Must Find Cure For Mets Pitchers’ Injury WoesThe talent is there. But it must stay healthy for the 42-year-old Callaway to avoid starting his managerial career the same way 68-year-old Terry Collins ended his Mets tenure.