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Did Brian Cashman’s power move vault the Yankees to the front of the pack? The Tampa Rays trot out a quality starter every day. Anaheim’s State Farm Angels of Los Angeles made big noise during Hot Stove The Texas Rangers believe in Yu.  Do you?  (See what I did there) After a collapse and offseason for…

Detroit’s Victor Martinez Done For The Season

Victor Martinez recently tore his ACL during offseason conditioning and it looks like he will not return to the diamond until 2013 season.  The part time catcher / part time DH / full time raker was working out in preparation for the upcoming baseball season when the injury occurred.  Bad news for the Tigers, as…

Yankees owner says team let their fans down

I tend to agree. Hal Steinbrenner went on record today that the 2011 New York Yankees let down their fans. He’s right. We had a strong regular season, our offense looked unstoppable, we caught lightning in a bottle with Freddy Garcia and Bartolo Colon, and it was supposed to be an inevitable march to a…

Joe Torre: Posada plays in the Bronx or nowhere

Joe Torre will always be wrapped up in Yankees news. Today is no different. When asked about Jorge Posada, he said, rightfully so, that he can’t see Posada playing anyplace else other than New York. From this blogger’s perspective, he’s right. Jorgie finished this season with a solid last quarter and a good playoffs, batting…