Yankees Tweet of the Day - Is Today Corbin Day?

Parker Bridwell Might Be...Something

Parker Bridwell Might Be...Something

On the same day that the Yankees designate Ronald Torreyes for assignment, the Yankees acquired Parker Bridwell, a pitcher who had been designated for assignment by the Angels.  At first glance, acquiring Bridwell is nothing more than a case of the Yankees taking a flier on a pitcher who struggled mightily in 2018.  There is simply no way to sugarcoat the fact that Bridwell gave up more than two hits per inning and got hammered in just 6.2 innings of work in 2018.  Even in his breakout 2017 season, Bridwell only struck out 5.4 batters per 9 innings, and while his 3.64 ERA was sparkling, his FIP (a measure of what a pitcher’s ERA would be based on his peripheral statistics with a neutral defense behind him) was just 4.84.  So the question remains: why am I excited?

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Yankees Baseball Card Trivia at Noon - Famous Free Agents

Yankees Baseball Card Trivia at Noon - Famous Free Agents

It’s back!

Now that the comments have returned, one of the site’s favorite features has also returned.

This week we’ll focus on the cards of famous free agents the Yankees have signed as we hope this week at least one big name player comes to the Bronx. (Patrick Corbin anyone?)

The answers will be posted in the comments section either the night of the posting or the next morning.

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Yankees Tweet of the Day: Is Corbin Coming?

(I most often line these Tweets up early in the morning and schedule them to post at 3:00 p.m. I have this sense, this hope, that by the time this actually posts on Thursday, November 29 at 3:00 p.m. that Patrick Corbin will be getting fitted for Yankees pinstripes…)

Yankees Baseball Card Trivia at Noon - Famous Free Agents

Yankees Baseball Card Trivia at Noon - Famous Free Agents

It’s back!

Now that the comments have returned, one of the site’s favorite features has also returned.

This week we’ll focus on the cards of famous free agents the Yankees have signed as we hope this week at least one big name player comes to the Bronx. (Patrick Corbin anyone?)

The answers will be posted in the comments section either the night of the posting or the next morning.

Read More