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Ellsbury benched for Subway Series opener

When an opponent starts a left-handed pitcher, as the Mets are doing Friday night, Yankees manage Joe Girardi occasionally gives one of his left-handed hitting outfielders a night off. 483 more words

My first visit to Yankee Stadium: May 28, 2005

I lived my first 50 years without entering Yankee Stadium. My oldest son, Mike, thought tickets to a Yankee game would be a fitting present for that round-numbered birthday. 1,496 more words

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Baseball Observations 4-16-15

I was able to catch some of the day games today. I love day baseball. I did not get to watch as much of the Blue Jays game today as I wanted. 600 more words

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The Yankees added reliever Gonzalez Germen in their first trade with the Mets in 10 years

On Friday, in addition to the significant Martin Prado and David Phelps for Nathan Eovaldi, Garrett Jones and Domingo German trade with the Marlins, the Yankees made their first trade with their crosstown rival Mets in a decade. 299 more words


Giancarlo Stanton 2014 Topps Sticker

Giancarlo Stanton 2014 Topps Sticker

I’ve mentioned before that both of my boys are piecing together the 2014 Topps sticker sets.

Each one is doing very well with their albums and I imagine that they are both down to needing less than 20 stickers to complete the full set. 65 more words


Happy Birthday Giancarlo Stanton!!

Happy Birthday Giancarlo Stanton!!

Giancarlo Stanton turns 25 years old today.

In a very short amount of time, Giancarlo Stanton has become the centerpiece of the Miami Marlins run production squad.  131 more words


Giancarlo Stanton 2014 Topps Chrome - Base

Giancarlo Stanton 2014 Topps Chrome – Base

Here is another sweet card that I picked up in that 2014 Topps Chrome purchase.

It’s the base card of #27, Giancarlo Stanton! 72 more words