• Minor League Preview: Staten Island Yankees

    While Empire State, Trenton, Tampa and Charleston are all well underway, today the short-season teams will begin their 2012 season. After a disappointing 2010 season, the Staten Island Yankees took the New York-Penn League crown for the second time in three years last fall, defeating the Auburn Doubledays in the Championship. The Yankees got some good performances on both sides of the field, though the big story of 2011 was the breakout performance of current Charleston outfielder Mason Williams. Reymond Nunez, Benjamen Gamel and Matthew Tracy all played a big role in Staten Islandís success.

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    ClownPickle

    Re: 2016 Winter Hot Stove Thread

    Being one of the worst 2Bs in baseball doesn't make Castro 'down on the list of problems.' Like you, I'm having a difficult time comprehending why you

    ClownPickle Today, 03:19 PM Go to last post
    mbn007

    Re: 2016 Winter Hot Stove Thread

    I don't think folks are necessarily defending him per say. It's just that some over here blame all or most of the Yankees 2016 woes on him, and that

    mbn007 Today, 03:16 PM Go to last post
    awy

    Re: 2016 Winter Hot Stove Thread

    one thing i don't get from the castro defenders. what exactly makes him worth defending?

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    awy Today, 03:14 PM Go to last post
    mbn007

    Re: 2016 Winter Hot Stove Thread

    The notion that your #3 and #4 hitters, who were counted on to supply power and produce runs, is most damaging when they do not do so. Much more damaging

    mbn007 Today, 03:12 PM Go to last post
    mbn007

    Re: 2016 Winter Hot Stove Thread

    Looks to me like Castro for Sept/Oct played 21 games. He had 4 bad games, where he went 2 for 15. After that, he closed out the rest of the month (he

    mbn007 Today, 03:07 PM Go to last post
    ClownPickle

    Re: 2016 Winter Hot Stove Thread

    A-Rod through the 1st half had a .642 OPS over 200 PAs. Castro had a .688 OPS over 382 PAs, coupled with very poor defense. The notion A-Rod was significantly

    ClownPickle Today, 03:06 PM Go to last post