Exactly 33 years ago today on Monday July 4, 1983 Dave Righetti pitched a no hit game for the New York Yankees vs the Boston Red Sox at Yankee Stadium. 180 more words
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This continues a series on the best Yankees at different roles. Today: relief pitcher.
1, Mariano Rivera
As with Derek Jeter, the Yankees’ best shortstop, I’ve already written a lot about Mariano Rivera, not only the best reliever in Yankee history, but also the best reliever in major league history. 1,456 more words
Today, November 28th, is the birthday of former New York Yankees’ southpaw Dave Righetti (1958), who is the current pitching coach for the San Francisco Giants’ (which is very close to his hometown, my “sister” city of San Jose, California). 208 more words