Ichiro Suzuki is looking like a difference-maker for the Yankees. Will he be a big contributor during the playoffs?
The ultimate showman from Japan-slash-Seattle and the Beatles of baseball. It’s as if Jimi Hendrix picked up his guitar and suddenly joined “The Fab Four.”
Craig Gentry turned a spot start into a tiebreaking hit and the Texas Rangers avoided a four-game sweep in a matchup of AL division leaders, rallying past the New York Yankees 10-6 Thursday.
Felix Hernandez silenced Yankee bats as the Mariners shutout the Yankees 1-0 on Saturday afternoon.
Ichiro could follow the path of past veterans acquired by the Bombers, guys who have been renewed by the legendary Yankee pinstripes.
The applause at Yankee Stadium this weekend was more than perfunctory. Some of you still get it. Hideki Matsui always had it.