Mike Scioscia

Alfonso Soriano (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Soriano Has Exceeded All Expectations In Yankees Return

Soriano’s mighty stick and megawatt smile have lifted the gloomy mood in the Bronx.

08/15/2013

Albert Pujols (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Sims: Breaking Down Albert Pujols’ Plantar Fasciitis, And What It Means Going Forward

Manager Mike Scioscia commented that Pujols is tolerating the pain enough to not miss a start, and he continues to produce at the plate. Yes, but he also commented that, as the season progresses, Pujols’ condition is worsening. Here we go again.

04/22/2013

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Hughes, Yankees’ Bullpen Can’t Hold It Together; Angels Win Wild One

When Jered Weaver limped off the mound after 12 pitches with lower back pain, the Yankees had an unexpected opportunity to face the Angels without their ace. But Phil Hughes and the New York bullpen just couldn’t get enough people out.

05/29/2012

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images) | Marion Gaborik (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Keefe To The City: Yankees, Rangers Trying To Find Their Way

Neil Keefe has the second installment of “Thursday Thoughts” with the Yankees playing .500 baseball and the Rangers needing to win the biggest game of the season on Saturday night.

WFAN–04/19/2012

Manager Terry Francona and Theo Epstein of the Boston Red Sox have a conversation.. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Red Sox Will Break Up ‘Dream Team’ By Ousting Francona

The Red Sox’s forthcoming decision to fire manager Terry Francona makes little sense given his involvement in the franchise’s successes and managerial overall record. I can’t imagine who could fill the shoes of one the game’s best.

WFAN–09/30/2011

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Brewers Pass On Valentine, Hire Roenicke

Ron Roenicke showed he can win as a fill-in manager. Now he gets a chance to do it every day.

WFAN–11/03/2010

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In MLB’s Year Of The Pitcher, Home Runs Plummet

The decade-plus torrent of home runs slowed this year as major league pitchers enjoyed their most dominant season since before the Steroids Era.

WFAN–10/04/2010