A lot has been made of the Yankees’ farm system — or lack thereof. But don’t tell that to the Bombers’ former head of pro scouting, Will Kuntz.
Did A.J. Burnett flip the bird at Yankees manager Joe Girardi? WFAN’s Boomer & Carton think there just might be photographic evidence.
The Rangers’ season came to an abrupt end on Saturday, but according to the New York Post, John Tortorella’s tenure as head coach will continue.
Commissioner Bud Selig is taking away control of the Dodgers from owner Frank McCourt, whose troubled finances have seemingly paralyzed the once-proud franchise. Sound somewhat familiar?
Frank Robinson knows what it’s like to manage a team under financial turmoil. He believes the Mets will have “a difficult season” trying to deal with countless stories and speculation regarding the franchise’s finances.
Mets fans have long been ready to put Oliver Perez behind them. On Monday, New York answered the call for Perez’s release.
This is the day many Mets fans have been clamoring for. New York released oft-maligned second baseman Luis Castillo on Friday.
Boomer Esiason and Craig Carton are openly thrilled about the Knicks’ trade for Carmelo Anthony. Peter Vecsey of the NY Post is not. “It truly would not surprise me if they wound up with a losing record the rest of the year,” Vecsey said.
Yankees GM Brian Cashman has told Jorge Posada that he will be the Bombers’ DH next season, reports the Post. In a separate account, Times has reported that Posada will undergo surgery Wednesday.
According to the New York Post, the Yankees have agreed to a three-year deal with hitting coach Kevin Long.
Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia will have arthroscopic surgery Friday to repair a small meniscus tear in his right knee.
Joe Girardi will likely sign a 3-year contract extension with the Yankees, according to George King III and Mark Hale of the NY Post.
Sandy Alderson is completing his first interview when he meets with the Mets on Thursday as they could only meet him for a half day last Thursday.
Tuesday’s Game 5 ALDS match up between the Tampa Bay Rays and the Texas Rangers has Yankee fans debating – which team would offer the Bombers an easier path to the World Series?
Roberto Alomar’s wife has accused the former baseball star in divorce papers of having unprotected sex with her despite knowing that he is HIV-positive.