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Alfonso Soriano goes back to being mortal.
CJ Wilson was decent enough to eek out a win. The Halos bullpen made it much more eek worthy than needed.
Recently it seems that our manager has no idea how to manage a bullpen (I know I am being redundant). Mike's new plan is that every bullpen clown gets to face one batter and then move on. I don't know how this play's into awesome strateegery; but it almost cost the Halos another game.
Great game by Chris Nelson: A solo home run and then a grand slam. Of note; "Denny's" started the "Grand Slam" in honor of Hank Aaron.
Also of note... If you have not heard; MLB is going to broaden their instant replay next season. Of course the example they are showing on ESPN is today's game where Conger "caught" a strike three foul tip and the batter was called out.
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When the Yankees traded for Alfonso Soriano, they were hoping to add a little right-handed pop to the middle of the lineup. At 37 years old and with his best baseball behind him, Sori was looked at as only a slight upgrade for a struggling Yankee offense.
Flash forward three weeks later. He’s etched his name in the record books.
How does that saying go? Wash, rinse, repeat? – Alfonso Soriano is having a fantasy baseball week for the ages. Alfonso Soriano ties MLB record for most RBI (18) in 4-game span. Soriano finished the night 3-for-4 adding another home run and four more RBI to his already ridiculous week. He’s 13 for his last 18 with five home runs and 18 RBI and those numbers have him with some...
The Yankees have scored 25 runs in its last two games, and one man has driven in 13 of them.
Alfonso Soriano has been on an absolute tear for the streaking Bronx Bombers, following up a six-RBI performance on Tuesday by driving in seven runs on two homers and a double Wednesday night as New York routed the Angels by a combined score of 25-10.
Soriano has been far from an offensive...
Alfonso Soriano homered twice for the second straight night and drove in a career-high seven runs, giving him 13 RBIs in two games while powering the New York Yankees to an 11-3 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday.
Soriano hit an early grand slam and became the third player to knock in at least six runs in back-to-back games since RBIs became an official statistic...
Alfonso Soriano is partying in pinstripes like it’s 2002. That being the year he busted out his power stick for the Yankees (for 39 HR) in his first stint with the team. “The Fons” has been on a home run tear the past 24-hours, highlighted Wednesday with a first inning grand slam against the Los Angeles Angels 3-time All-Star Jered Weaver. Watch as Weaver reacts to the...
This is not about just one man. It may look that may when the games begin and Alfonso Soriano treats opposing pitchers like uniformed piñatas. But Soriano is the most obvious symbol of the Yankees’ sudden offensive transformation a group that pushed around the Red Sox in a 10-3 series-opening victory on Friday at Fenway Park.
Soriano walloped a three-run homer to render the game...
BOSTON — The Yankees still have plenty of work to do before they’re really back in the American League playoff picture. But if they climb into contention, they can thank Alfonso Soriano.
Maybe Soriano will just get a pat on the back, a couple of upgrades to the suite he’s guaranteed on all road trips or one of those gift baskets that Derek Jeter allegedly gives to all of the...
NEW YORK (AP) -- Alfonso Soriano homered twice for the second straight night and drove in a career-high seven runs, giving him a staggering 13 RBIs in two games while powering the suddenly potent New York Yankees to an 11-3 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday.
Soriano hit an early grand slam and became the third player to knock in at least six runs in back-to-back games...
Alfonso Soriano homered twice for the second straight night and
drove in a career-high seven runs, giving him a staggering 13 RBIs
in two games while powering the suddenly potent New York Yankees to
an 11-3 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday.
Andy Pettitte changed his ways.
Alfonso Soriano just keeps going.
The Yankees outfielder had three hits and drove in four more runs -- giving him 18 RBIs in his last four games -- and Pettitte avoided his recent first-inning troubles to lead New York to a 10-3 victory over the AL East-leading Boston Red Sox on Friday night.
Soriano, who was traded to New York from the Chicago...
Locker Room Fantasy Sports takes a look at last night’s fantasy baseball news and notes from around Major League Baseball – Twitter style.
Normally a 5-for-7, four RBI night would top the fantasy baseball world. Well, move over Joe Mauer because Alfonso Soriano is just plain and simply…feelin’ it.
I can not begin to comprehend what Alfonso Soriano is doing right now. Another...
The Yankees continue their series with the Red Sox today, as Hiroki Kuroda takes the mound against John Lackey. Kuroda has been outstanding over the past month or so, lowering his ERA to 2.33. Last night, New York powered it’s way to a 7-3 win, thanks to homers by Alfonso Soriano and Mark Reynolds. Soriano tied an MLB record with 18 RBI over his last four games. Check out a full...