As much as I’d love to lambaste Amar’e Stoudemire for his on and off-court conduct, I give the guy a pass. Fresh off another brutal loss to Miami, ensconced in the ashes of a charred season, Stoudemire tried to muscle his way out of a mental problem.
Jorge Posada’s relationship with the Yankees that began in 1990 may have finally come to an end. Yankee fans will miss the passion and fire he played with that helped catapult the modern day Bombers to many postseason triumphs.
If you know how important legs are to a pitcher, and if you know how cautious the Yankees are with injuries, it took you a millisecond after Andy Pettitte hopped off the mound Sunday to realize he was going on the DL.