Runners in Scoring Position

Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees reacts after striking out with the bases loaded in the fifth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium on June 7, 2012 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Sweeny: RISP-y Business

The bottom line is this—yes, this Yankee team is a bit flawed offensively at times. And they score a lot of runs on home runs. There’s nothing wrong with that. It doesn’t automatically mean they are destined for another early exit in October.

06/26/2012