Originally written on Bronx Pinstripes  |  Last updated 11/1/14
Vernon Wells contributed to many of the Yankees wins this week by hitting .360 on the week, with 3 HRs, and 7 RBIs. In my mind, this is an absolute no-brainer. The Yankees player of the week from May 6 through May 12 is 1st year Yankee Vernon Wells.In my mind, Wells might have had one of the best weeks of anyone this season. He hit .360 on the week, with 3 HRs, and 7 RBIs. starting the week against Colorado, Wells was slow out of the gate going 0-4 in the series opener. The next day, he found his swing, going 3-4 with 1 HR, 2 RBI, and 2 runs scored as the Yankees barely beat the Rockies 3-2. Wells was the offense in the Yankees win that day. On May 9th, Wells continued his hot hitting by going 2-4 at the dish, driving in 1 run as the Yankees would take the rubber game of the series against the Rockies by a score of 3-1. Heading into Kansas City, Wells would start the series off slow again, going 0-5 in the opener as the Yankees crushed the Royals, 11-6. For the remainder of the seri...
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