Palladino: Kudos To Yankees For Not Giving In To Screams For TorresThe Yankees already lost one player for at least a month thanks to the just-concluded World Baseball Classic. They certainly don’t want to take down a promising youngster with him.
Palladino: Yawn ... McCown And Smith Bring No Juice To Jets, GiantsIt’s not often that two teams in the same city sign two veteran quarterbacks whose sum amounts to one big shoulder shrug.
Palladino: Yankees' Rotation Hinges On Sabathia’s HealthFace it. The Yankees have pitching problems far beyond the healing magic of Jennifer Lopez.
Palladino: Familia Playing In WBC Reeks Of MLB HypocrisyRob Manfred hasn’t done the Mets any favors with his handling of the Jeurys Familia situation.
Palladino: Mets Need To Let Tebow Learn The Game In PeaceAs much fun as this has been, the time has come for the Mets to let Tim Tebow go over to the other side of their Port St. Lucie training facility and do his thing with the minor leaguers.
Palladino: Maccagnan Must Hope Beachum Can Do Job At Left TackleQuality left tackles just don’t wind up on the free agent market. If you’ve got a guy who can block the blind side and keep your quarterback’s uniform clean, you retain him.
Palladino: Marshall Must Lose Ego To Make Marriage With Beckham WorkIn signing his two-year, $11 million deal with the Giants, Brandon Marshall joined a team that stands a lot closer to his first-ever postseason berth -- maybe even a Super Bowl -- than his previous stop.
Palladino: Some Free Agent 'Pay Or Pass' Advice For Jets GM MaccagnanIt shouldn't be too difficult for the Jets to upgrade some of their talent from last season in free agency. That should tell you how bad they were.
Palladino: No Need To Rush The Search For Eli Manning’s SuccessorTurn on the radio and listen to one caller after another proclaim Manning as over the hill. Pundits hit the airwaves to say the quarterback, at 36, only has a couple or three years left in him.
Palladino: Giants Must Resist The Temptation To Sign PetersonFor everything Jerry Reese has done right the last two seasons, he shouldn’t risk making a big mistake now.
Palladino: Time Has Come For David Wright To Step AsideThis latest development, a huge setback for a third baseman who had yet to throw a ball in public, shows he’ll probably never come back.
Palladino: Mangold's Departure Only Complicates Jets' Problems Up FrontWhen the kids start running around in their pajamas at the end of the week at the NFL Scouting Combine, the Jets have given themselves little option but to focus on offensive linemen.