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Beckett, Red Sox Drop Second Straight in the Bronx

So much for that thunderous roar back into the standings. While a sweep would have been the nail in the proverbial coffin for your 2010 Boston Red Sox, the best that this team can hope for at this point is a split of the series. Doesn’t it taste just as bitter? As Josh Beckett and the […]

Lady Gaga Visits Yankees Clubhouse After Loss; Steinbrenner Furious

Pop star Lady Gaga, a self-proclaimed Yankees fan, attended a Yankees fan on Friday in a half-buttoned Yankees jersey with pretty much nothing else on. That’s certainly OK, but what’s drawing controversy is what she did after the game, in which the Yankees lost to the Mets 4-0. Gaga, still wearing “bikini bottoms” and a […]

Opening Day 2010 Preview: Red Sox vs. Yankees

Well it’s finally here, Opening Day. Major League Baseball is getting it started the perfect way by having the Yankees and Red Sox square off in the first matchup of the season. Two storied franchises are beginning a new chapter in their historic rival. We’ve previewed the Sox extensively, but now it’s time to see […]

Beckett No Match for Sabathia, Sox Lose 8-4

The Yankees out-homered the Red Sox Sunday night in an 8-4 loss, bumping Boston down to 7.5 games behind the first-place Yanks. In a pitching match-up between CC Sabathia and Josh Beckett, Beckett was just unable to match Sabathia’s strong outing. Beckett gave up a career-high five home runs, including one by Derek Jeter on […]

How to Fix the World Baseball Classic

Now that the World Baseball Classic’s second tournament is finished, we can reflect on what has worked about it and changes that should be made to improve it. I have noted my issues with it in the past, but thanks to four days in Florida at an uncle’s place with nothing to do at night, […]

TGIF: 2009 2B Rankings

Second base is arguably the shallowest of all the positions in fantasy baseball. The majority of these men will not be your source of power, but more likely your reservoir of average and decent speed. With so few elite names in this category, you may want to hold back on drafting one. According to my […]

Sox Can’t Come Back in 9th; Yankees Win 2-1

Today’s game was a classic pitchers’ duel that saw Red Sox pitcher Justin Masterson at the wrong end. Despite giving up only two runs, Masterson pitched another good game, but Yankees pitcher Mike Mussina pitched a better one. Masterson pitched six innings giving up two runs on six hits with two strikeouts and two walks. […]

AL East Fantasy Preview: New York Yankees

Pete and Dev collaborated on this New York Yankees Fantasy Preview. Dev: Since their 6-4 loss in Game 4 to the Cleveland Indians in the 2007 ALDS, a sense of urgency has been running rampant in the Bronx. The team appeared in turmoil as the archrival Boston Red Sox rose to the top, winning their […]

Fantasy Baseball Big Board: Top 50 Update

Official Fantasy Baseball Big Board (12) Johan Santana, Min, SP: (UP) The move to the Mets is the best move for Johan. Must be assumed to be the #1 fantasy pitcher. (28) Erik Bedard, Bal, SP: Bedard to Seattle like everyone predicted. So no move up the ranks because of NL. Possible Cy Young guy […]

Santana Sweepstakes

The contest for Johan Santana has broken down to a two team race. And when you know the final result of the deal will be paying a guy over 20 million a year, the Red Sox and Yankees are involved. The initial offer from the Yankees was Ian Kennedy, Melky Cabrera, and one or two […]