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Some Quick Thoughts on This Yankees Team Heading Into 2020

LET’S GO WIN A GODDAMN WORLD SERIES

The offseason got off to a high-speed start. All the Gerrit Cole anticipation kept my mind busy. Then the Yankees signed him and I lived in a euphoric state for a few weeks. 1,444 more words

MLB

Stat-urday, 1/25/2020

I’m totally with that one guy that didn’t vote for Jeter. Perhaps he’s an O’s fan. Perhaps he remembers “The Incident.” I hope we never know who he or she is, so his/her secret hero identity can remain intact. 45 more words

Baseball

Show Me The Moneyball: What's really behind the Astros Punishment.

By Randall Swearingen

Baseball, to nobody’s surprise is not a game… it’s a business, and a big business at that. According to a report by Forbes, the MLB grossed a record $10.7 billion in revenue for the 2019 season, an increase from the $10.3 billion the prior year. 1,567 more words

Opinion

Image(s) of the Month: Captain Cooperstown

A well-deserved round of applause for Baseball Hall of Fame’s newest inductee, The Captain, Derek Jeter, who just missed becoming only the second player to be unanimously voted into Cooperstown; he received 99.7% of the…

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Baseball Hall Of Fame

New York Yankees: Projections for 2020

MORE THAN READY (THANKS, KNICKS!)

Projection time! I’m earlier every year with these, so you can thank both the Knicks for sucking and Brian Cashman for buying us a wonderful present. 1,253 more words

MLB

2020 Hall of Fame Class

Yesterday, the announcement was made for Major League Baseball’s highest honor, the newest Hall of Fame class. This year there were 2 members who will be inducted in July, Derek Jeter and Larry Walker. 294 more words

Sports

New Podcast: Derek Jeter and the Hall of Mediocrity

In this week’s A Block, Sam and Joel continue to talk about the ongoing
cheating scandal in Major League Baseball and its effect on the New York Mets, the travesty that is the election of Derek Jeter to the baseball Hall of Fame, and the embarrassment that is the city of Los Angeles petitioning to strip the Astros and the Red Sox of their World Series titles.

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