Originally written on Lady At The Bat  |  Last updated 10/24/14
Going into today's action, Yankee fans were worrying about more injuries, while being pleasantly surprised by unexpected offense. The best news of the first week of the season was that veterans Andy Pettitte and CC Sabathia settled the minds of rattled fans with dominant wins in Games #3 and #6. As long as one of the other three starters settles in, the opposing offense won't have too much room to run up the score in any given game--oh wait, unless they're lefty-heavy. Boone Logan is still the only lefty in the pen.As frustrating as it is to start a season with two series losses, the good news is the Yankees are not sitting at the bottom of the AL East in offense--the part of the game media and fans felt the Yanks were lacking after free agency and injury left them without the lineup that won an AL best 95 games last season. The bottom line is that the last minute replacements are getting on base, and now that Girardi's lineup shuffle has settled down a bit, the hits will continue t...
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