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Ernie Palladino

Carlos Beltran (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Palladino: Beltran Makes The Yankees Older, But He Also Makes Them Better

They have their way, and it has generally worked. For now, the outfield improves with Beltran. And that is enough. The way the Yanks operate, it has to be enough.

12/23/2013

NFL officials discuss the league's weather preparedness plan for Super Bowl XLVIII on Wednesday, December 18, 2013. (Photo by Levon Putney/WCBS 880)

Palladino: NFL’s Super Bowl XLVIII Snow Contingency Unnecessary

Imagine all the happy people from out of town, all flocked together since Thursday for a big Super Bowl weekend being told, “Sorry, game’s off. Come back next week.”

12/20/2013

Rex Ryan (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Palladino: Willie Colon’s Support Might Not Save Rex Ryan

In the end, even the words of a respected veteran like Colon may not be enough to save Ryan. It happens like that sometimes, especially when a team misses the playoffs three straight years.

12/18/2013

Victor Cruz walks off after he is injured during the 2nd half of the Seattle Seahawks' 23-0 win over the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium on December 15, 2013. (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Palladino: Cruz Concussion Symbolizes Entire Seattle Game

It’s been that kind of year for the Giants. A year of bangs and bruises, of boneheaded throws, of subpar performances.

12/16/2013

Bartolo Colon (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images), Curtis Granderson (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Palladino: Mets Changing Direction With Colon And Grandy

Let’s face it. Outside of Matt Harvey and Daniel Murphy, the kids haven’t done much for the cause. The Mets might as well try it the Yankee way.

12/13/2013

Joe Torre greets Yankees players Derek Jeter (L) and Chuck Knoblauch (R). (Photo by JEFF HAYNES/AFP/Getty Images)

Palladino: Torre Put Ego Aside For Yankees’ Own Good

He was the right man at the right time for a club that had fallen on hard times before 1996. And he didn’t mess it up when it would have been so easy to do just that.

12/11/2013

Rex Ryan (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Palladino: Jets’ Unconvincing Win Over Raiders Won’t Save Rex

The answer lies not in the stars, as Shakespeare’s evil Cassius might say, but with his players. And those guys might well prove the death of Rex Ryan as a Jets head coach.

12/09/2013

Jacoby Ellsbury (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Palladino: Injury-Prone Ellsbury Is A Crapshoot For Yankees

While there’s no doubt what a healthy Ellsbury could do for an outfield that missed power-hitter Curtis Granderson for most of last year, there will always be the question of whether his bones will hold up after the next collision.

12/06/2013

Justin Tuck (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Palladino: Giants’ Defensive Ends Can Only Show Flashes Now

The Giants’ defensive line, like much of the rest of the 5-7 squad, has grown old and injured in the blink of an eye, and there appears little help in sight.

12/04/2013

Phil Hughes (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Palladino: Phil Leaving For Twins Makes Sense For Both Him, Yankees

For the 27-year-old right-hander and his ex-team, it proved a win-win. They both made good decisions.

12/02/2013

(Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Palladino: Sanchez’ Thoughts Of Return Are Off The Mark

Thursday was a day for giving thanks. As unbelievable as it might sound, Mark Sanchez was thankful for his Jets career.

11/29/2013

Dan Bailey of the Dallas Cowboys celebrates a game-winning kick against the New York Giants . (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Palladino: Not Enough Incentive For Giants To Play Hard

While Rex Ryan continues to thwart the ever-growing (and ever-silly) notion that Matt Simms is some kind of answer to the Jets’ quarterback question, we turn now to the Giants and their problems.

11/27/2013

Chris Young (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Palladino: Same Old Yankees, Same Old Mets This Offseason

When the Yanks jump into the talent pool, they generally cannonball in. The Mets dip their toe in the water, and wade in gingerly, trying not to get hit with the droplets other swimmers kick up.

11/25/2013

A-Rod (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images), Bud Selig (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for SiriusXM)

Palladino: By Splitting Town, A-Rod Blew Whatever Chance He Had With Public

The deeper the mess surrounding Alex Rodriguez goes, the worse it becomes. Put in other terms: same garbage, different day.

11/22/2013

Jets quarterback Geno Smith, left, is sacked by Jairus Byrd of the Bills at Ralph Wilson Stadium on Nov. 17, 2013 in Orchard Park, N.Y. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Palladino: Rex Ryan Has No Choice But To Stick With Geno Smith

For the loud few who really, truly believe that Matt Simms is the spark the Jets need, they have a lot of disappointment awaiting them.

11/20/2013

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