Well said and dead on
Agree with you here - since Ellsbury wasn't getting 7/$153M from anyone else, the Yankees clearly overplayed their hand in this matter.
In extra innings on the road, you should save your closer for an actual save, not a hold situation.
Correct call by Girardi IMO.
Agreed. The real prospects are at AA, especially the hitters. Worked with a guy many years ago that made it through the Yankee system as far as Columbus,
If Pineda had half the brains as Masa, he'd be a frontline starter. 59% GB rate as a result of opting to use his splitter (34.9%) more than his fastball
No no no no no.
AAA is usually where 4th OFers and tweeny pitchers looking to get stretched out hibernate.
He needs to be