2022

Tampa Catches Every Break in Beating Yankees, 3-1

May 29, 2022 paperbacklou 0

“Some games it seems you’re not supposed to win,” said John Sterling on the radio. “Every little thing goes against you.” Like: An umpire that was not calling strikes for Gerrit Cole on the outer part […]

2018

Jordan Montgomery Reminds Me of Andy Pettitte

April 22, 2018 paperbacklou 0

Jordan Montgomery reminds me of Andy Pettitte. Both are 6’5″ lefties who came up through the Yankee system and gave the Yankees solid start after solid start as rookies without fanfare. Andy Pettitte Andy Pettitte […]

2018

2018 Yankee Season Look Out

April 5, 2018 paperbacklou 0

The 2018 season will be judged a disappointment if the Yankees don’t make it to the World Series. They could’ve/should’ve won it all last year — if Greg Bird were a bit faster, or if […]

2017

Opening Day. Predictions for 2017 Yankees

April 2, 2017 paperbacklou 0

Opening day 2017. Most media analysts predict an 80-82, 4th place finish for the Yankees for 2017. I predict a 90-72, 2nd place season with a Wild Card. Why the difference?  Most media analysts view […]

2016

Yankees Need a Big Bopper Free-Agent DH

October 9, 2016 paperbacklou 0

Everybody’s got one. It’s the oldest and newest fad. A big bopper DH. When the Designated Hitter was invented and put into place in 1974, teams grabbed their best-available hitter who couldn’t field well and put […]

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