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Teixeira and Cano will need to be great 2013.Photo by Keith Allison
New York Yankees – Predicted Finish: Fourth Place, AL East
The Yankees had another great year in 2012, but suddenly looked very ordinary in the playoffs. Actually, they looked old. The injury bug seems to have rocked this team already.
So, at times this year, the Yankees will have a different look than we’ve seen for the past decade (or even more in some cases). What does that all mean? Well, their team’s players aren’t likely going to be as valuable top to bottom, as you have to factor in missed games for many of them.
But, let’s take a closer look at things.
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Projecting the Yankees future is like gauging an earthquake under the ocean: You see a seismic wave, then a period of quiet - and then the white foam tsunami. Well, 2013 is the seismic jolt. We start with a breaker of aging stars: Jeter, Pettitte, Mariano, Ichiro, Kuroda - even Youkilis, CC and A-Rod. Then comes a dead zone - around August, when the wheels fall off this geriatric...
The wife of Andruw Jones has filed for divorce a week after an altercation happened at the couples home.
Nicole Jones filed a divorce complaint in a suburban Atlanta court saying that their 10-year marriage is “irretrievably broken.”
According to a Gwinnett County police report, the pair had a fight around 1:30 a.m. Christmas Day after Nicole Jones asked her husband to help get...
The wife of former MLB All-Star Andruw Jones has filed for divorce about a week after she called police about an alleged domestic violence incident that occurred at their home.
According to the Associated Press, Nicole Jones filed a divorce complaint in an Atlanta court Monday saying their 10-year marriage is “irretrievably broken.”
Nicole called police shortly after midnight...
Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez is scheduled to undergo hip surgery in a few weeks, but before he does, he and his girlfriend decided to first enjoy some time in Cabo.
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. -- The wife of former Atlanta Braves star Andruw Jones filed for divorce about a week after she accused him of grabbing her neck and saying he wanted to kill her, according to a court document.
Nicole Jones said their 10-year marriage is "irretrievably broken," according to the divorce complaint filed in a suburban Atlanta court Monday. The filing does...
Relief pitcher Scott Proctor has signed a minor league contract with the San Francisco Giants in hopes of continuing his baseball career stateside.
According to Proctor’s agent the 36-year-old right hander has been invited to spring training. He last pitched at the major league level in 2011 with the Yankees.
Proctor spent last year pitching in the Korean Baseball Organization...
More bad news for former Atlanta Braves outfielder Andruw Jones.Jones' wife has reportedly filed for divorce about a week after she accused him of domestic abuse. She alleged that he grabbed her neck and told her that he wanted to kill her during a spat on Christmas Day.A divorce complaint filed Monday by Nicole Jones in a suburban Atlanta court says their 10-year marriage...
The wife of former Atlanta Braves star Andruw Jones has filed for divorce about a week after she accused him of grabbing her neck and saying he wanted to kill her.
A divorce complaint filed Monday by Nicole Jones in a suburban Atlanta court says their 10-year marriage is ''irretrievably broken.''
According to a Gwinnett County police report, the pair had a fight...
The wife of former Atlanta Braves outfielder Andruw Jones filed for divorce Monday in a suburban Atlanta court. Nicole Jones said in the complaint that their 10-year marriage was irretrievably broken. She is seeking primary custody of the couple's 9-year-old son, child support alimony and half the couple's property holdings, according to the suit. She also is requesting...
Wow. He could become the Jackie Robinson of Breath-Right Nasal Strips.He'll break the nasal barrier. What courage! For so many years, no one stepped forward to don the strip. Damn, do we feel proud or what?Dear God, can't you do something? Can't you twitch your nose like Samantha in "Bewitched" and turn this guy into Moose Skowron? Breath Right Nasal Strips...
Now that the holidays are over, it is time to finish preparing for the 2013 MLB season. Yankees pitchers and catchers report on February 12th with full squad workouts beginning shortly thereafter. The World Baseball Classic begins March 2nd and the new season, featuring a much-discussed realignment, begins on April 1st.I will be writing about all of these topics and more starting...
Yes, it's true. And, yes, the title of this post was specifically written to make you think it WASN'T about Scott Proctor signing with the San Francisco Giants...but, alas, it is.According to his agent, Mark Rodgers, the soon-to-be-36-year-old righty inked a deal to play for the World Champs late Monday night."For a veteran player like Scott, if he does what he is...