ImageImageImageImageImage

Official NY Yankees Thread

Moderators: moocow007, Knickstape1214, magnumt, GONYK, Thorn, j4remi, Thugger HBC, King of Canada, mrpoetryNmotion, Capn'O, NoLayupRule, Deeeez Knicks

User avatar
moocow007
Global Mod
Global Mod
Posts: 87,854
And1: 14,185
Joined: Jan 07, 2002
Location: In front of the computer, where else?
       

Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#1 » by moocow007 » Thu May 19, 2016 12:46 pm

We are experimenting with something but all Yankee talk do it here.

Time for the Yankees to do the one thing they've never done? Trade off all of their older players for whatever assets they can get and (semi) rebuild with a younger core?
Legends Draft
C:Nate Thurmond/DeAndre Jordan
PF:Shawn Kemp/Blake Griffin/Josh Smith
SF:Elgin Baylor/Paul Pressey/Cliff Hagan/Larry Kenon
SG:Dale Ellis/Hersey Hawkins/Jason Richardson
PG:Magic Johnson/Derrick Rose/Lenny Wilkens
User avatar
Knicksfan1992
Head Coach
Posts: 6,459
And1: 4,540
Joined: Jun 14, 2012
         

Re: Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#2 » by Knicksfan1992 » Thu May 19, 2016 1:33 pm

moocow007 wrote:We are experimenting with something but all Yankee talk do it here.

Time for the Yankees to do the one thing they've never done? Trade off all of their older players for whatever assets they can get and (semi) rebuild with a younger core?


They've looked better recently but, their starting pitching is wildly inconsistent. Listen to this stat... they are 2-12 when Severino or Pineda start and 15-10 when anyone else does. I wish Bird wasn't hurt because I would have no problem moving Tex but, we kinda need him with no real replacement there. I think you give it more of a chance to turn around because you just have to sneak in the playoffs with that bullpen and anything can happen but they can't afford to lose many more series or else they are in serious danger of falling way out of it.
OVOXO

Drizzy Drake
Aaliyah
Noah "40" Shebib -producer
Fabolous
Kid Cudi
Khaled- executive/producer/hype man
Sampha
Boi 1da - Producer
Lloyd Banks
MF DOOM
YG
Jeezy
Mac Dre
SARGO127
Lead Assistant
Posts: 5,057
And1: 428
Joined: Jan 11, 2004
Location: CT
       

Re: Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#3 » by SARGO127 » Thu May 19, 2016 1:39 pm

100% down for this

Trade Chapman, Beltran, Teix (anything we can get, he's not getting the QO), Pineda, Headley (for free or attach him to someone), Gardner... Maybe even Miller

Call up Judge, Sanchez, Refsnyder, Gamel, Barbato, Lail, Montgomery
whocares1
Assistant Coach
Posts: 4,191
And1: 2,147
Joined: Oct 31, 2014
     

Re: Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#4 » by whocares1 » Thu May 19, 2016 3:54 pm

We need a Mets thread because theyre actually a NY baseball team that can make the playoffs.
User avatar
Greenie
RealGM
Posts: 41,569
And1: 18,178
Joined: Feb 25, 2010
Location: I don't really know
     

Re: Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#5 » by Greenie » Thu May 19, 2016 5:25 pm

whocares1 wrote:We need a Mets thread because theyre actually a NY baseball team that can make the playoffs.

and still no one cares...
Image
User avatar
mpharris36
RealGM
Posts: 42,062
And1: 14,868
Joined: Nov 03, 2010
     

Re: Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#6 » by mpharris36 » Thu May 19, 2016 5:26 pm

Greenie wrote:
whocares1 wrote:We need a Mets thread because theyre actually a NY baseball team that can make the playoffs.

and still no one cares...


thats just false. It was a mets town in the 80's and then it became a yankees town with the dominance in the 90's and 2000's.

Its back to being a mets town. It just the way the city is for baseball. You have your die hards both ways but the city shifts with the more popular team.

This isn't a knicks/nets and giants/jets where the former will always be more important than the later.
User avatar
Greenie
RealGM
Posts: 41,569
And1: 18,178
Joined: Feb 25, 2010
Location: I don't really know
     

Re: Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#7 » by Greenie » Thu May 19, 2016 5:27 pm

mpharris36 wrote:
Greenie wrote:
whocares1 wrote:We need a Mets thread because theyre actually a NY baseball team that can make the playoffs.

and still no one cares...


thats just false.

No it ain't.

The mets and nets can bite me.
Image
User avatar
mpharris36
RealGM
Posts: 42,062
And1: 14,868
Joined: Nov 03, 2010
     

Re: Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#8 » by mpharris36 » Thu May 19, 2016 5:28 pm

i added to the above.
User avatar
islanders11040
Lead Assistant
Posts: 4,532
And1: 3,749
Joined: Jun 16, 2008
Location: New York
       

Re: Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#9 » by islanders11040 » Thu May 19, 2016 5:57 pm

Greenie wrote:
mpharris36 wrote:
Greenie wrote:and still no one cares...


thats just false.

No it ain't.

The mets and nets can bite me.

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2beSH7k8Uyg[/youtube]


I want a damn Mets thread if this is happening. Yankees are gonna rebuild for the next 2-3 years. We dont need a thread to discuss that. Mets are competing right now.
BAT 15: San Antonio Spurs
PG: Jrue Holiday(56), Shelvin Mack(17)
SG: Klay Thompson(127)
SF: Chase Budinger(1)
PF:Bobby Portis(17)
C: Jonas Valanciunas(57), Tiago Splitter(16)
User avatar
Phish Tank
RealGM
Posts: 10,643
And1: 3,984
Joined: Nov 09, 2004
Location: Your Timepiece
   

Re: Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#10 » by Phish Tank » Thu May 19, 2016 6:14 pm

the Yankees need to do at least two, if not all, of the following:

1) Trade Miller & Chapman for top flight prospects who are preferably hitters, right handed preferably.
2) Get whatever you can for McCann too
3) Call up Aaron Judge & Gary Sanchez permanently
4) change pitching philosophy throughout minor leagues to get pitchers to start pitching 7+ innings rather than 6
5) trade 2 or more of the following: Slade Heathcott, Mason Williams, Gamel, Cave
6) Tell the Dodgers or Cubs to eat away Ellsbury's contract
7) Call up all prospects.
Clyde Frazier: "But AC (Green) didn't believe in fornicating, Mike"
CMFGB

Roc-A-Fella/Roc Nation:
Dre, Yonce, Big Daddy Kane, Timbo, Reflection Eternal, Missy Elliott, The-Dream, Luda, Tech N9ne, Sean Don, Black Moon, Tink, Chaka
whocares1
Assistant Coach
Posts: 4,191
And1: 2,147
Joined: Oct 31, 2014
     

Re: Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#11 » by whocares1 » Thu May 19, 2016 6:42 pm

Greenie wrote:
mpharris36 wrote:
Greenie wrote:and still no one cares...


thats just false.

No it ain't.

The mets and nets can bite me.


Mets are built for long term success. Yankees are old, overpriced, with few prospects impacting the big league club. I'm not Anti-Yankee, I just found it comical to sticky a thread about a team that is going nowhere.
User avatar
Greenie
RealGM
Posts: 41,569
And1: 18,178
Joined: Feb 25, 2010
Location: I don't really know
     

Re: Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#12 » by Greenie » Thu May 19, 2016 7:45 pm

islanders11040 wrote:
Greenie wrote:
mpharris36 wrote:
thats just false.

No it ain't.

The mets and nets can bite me.

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2beSH7k8Uyg[/youtube]


I want a damn Mets thread if this is happening. Yankees are gonna rebuild for the next 2-3 years. We dont need a thread to discuss that. Mets are competing right now.


You ain't never winning sh*t. Let me count these damn rings...
Image
User avatar
Greenie
RealGM
Posts: 41,569
And1: 18,178
Joined: Feb 25, 2010
Location: I don't really know
     

Re: Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#13 » by Greenie » Thu May 19, 2016 7:47 pm

whocares1 wrote:
Greenie wrote:
mpharris36 wrote:
thats just false.

No it ain't.

The mets and nets can bite me.


Mets are built for long term success. Yankees are old, overpriced, with few prospects impacting the big league club. I'm not Anti-Yankee, I just found it comical to sticky a thread about a team that is going nowhere.

And when we take your players because you won't pay them and then put Brice in the pinstripes....

You know it's going to happen. Enjoy a year of relevance. The yanks ain't never going anywhere.

Yeah, I'm talking sh*t. Oh yes I am and I hardly watch baseball...
Image
whocares1
Assistant Coach
Posts: 4,191
And1: 2,147
Joined: Oct 31, 2014
     

Re: Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#14 » by whocares1 » Thu May 19, 2016 7:56 pm

Greenie wrote:
whocares1 wrote:
Greenie wrote:No it ain't.

The mets and nets can bite me.


Mets are built for long term success. Yankees are old, overpriced, with few prospects impacting the big league club. I'm not Anti-Yankee, I just found it comical to sticky a thread about a team that is going nowhere.

And when we take your players because you won't pay them and then put Brice in the pinstripes....

You know it's going to happen. Enjoy a year of relevance. The yanks ain't never going anywhere.

Yeah, I'm talking sh*t. Oh yes I am and I hardly watch baseball...


Lmao. I can clearly see that baseball isn't your sport. Just know that rookie contracts last a lot longer than NBA's. By the time they reach the market they'll be 30, worn out from all those years competing, and the Yankees will once again overspend for past their prime talent. Mets will be relevant a lot longer than one year lol.
User avatar
Greenie
RealGM
Posts: 41,569
And1: 18,178
Joined: Feb 25, 2010
Location: I don't really know
     

Re: Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#15 » by Greenie » Thu May 19, 2016 8:06 pm

whocares1 wrote:
Greenie wrote:
whocares1 wrote:
Mets are built for long term success. Yankees are old, overpriced, with few prospects impacting the big league club. I'm not Anti-Yankee, I just found it comical to sticky a thread about a team that is going nowhere.

And when we take your players because you won't pay them and then put Brice in the pinstripes....

You know it's going to happen. Enjoy a year of relevance. The yanks ain't never going anywhere.

Yeah, I'm talking sh*t. Oh yes I am and I hardly watch baseball...


Lmao. I can clearly see that baseball isn't your sport. Just know that rookie contracts last a lot longer than NBA's. By the time they reach the market they'll be 30, worn out from all those years competing, and the Yankees will once again overspend for past their prime talent. Mets will be relevant a lot longer than one year lol.


You guys are struggling this year though...
Image
Juggynaut
Veteran
Posts: 2,856
And1: 1,271
Joined: Feb 14, 2010
       

Re: Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#16 » by Juggynaut » Thu May 19, 2016 8:28 pm

Are u going to do this for Jets and Giants?
Image
whocares1
Assistant Coach
Posts: 4,191
And1: 2,147
Joined: Oct 31, 2014
     

Re: Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#17 » by whocares1 » Thu May 19, 2016 8:34 pm

Greenie wrote:
whocares1 wrote:
Greenie wrote:And when we take your players because you won't pay them and then put Brice in the pinstripes....

You know it's going to happen. Enjoy a year of relevance. The yanks ain't never going anywhere.

Yeah, I'm talking sh*t. Oh yes I am and I hardly watch baseball...


Lmao. I can clearly see that baseball isn't your sport. Just know that rookie contracts last a lot longer than NBA's. By the time they reach the market they'll be 30, worn out from all those years competing, and the Yankees will once again overspend for past their prime talent. Mets will be relevant a lot longer than one year lol.


You guys are struggling this year though...


A couple of key players are underperforming but the team is only a couple of games out of first. Baseball is a marathon and they're deeper than most teams.
SARGO127
Lead Assistant
Posts: 5,057
And1: 428
Joined: Jan 11, 2004
Location: CT
       

Re: Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#18 » by SARGO127 » Thu May 19, 2016 8:37 pm

Phish Tank wrote:the Yankees need to do at least two, if not all, of the following:

1) Trade Miller & Chapman for top flight prospects who are preferably hitters, right handed preferably.
2) Get whatever you can for McCann too
3) Call up Aaron Judge & Gary Sanchez permanently
4) change pitching philosophy throughout minor leagues to get pitchers to start pitching 7+ innings rather than 6
5) trade 2 or more of the following: Slade Heathcott, Mason Williams, Gamel, Cave
6) Tell the Dodgers or Cubs to eat away Ellsbury's contract
7) Call up all prospects.


Was literally coming here again to post this.
User avatar
magnumt
Global Mod
Global Mod
Posts: 40,760
And1: 5,545
Joined: Jan 27, 2004
Location: Gott'a Stick To My Girls Like Glue, Ain't No No. 2 Here...Sean Paul Style, Baby Gyrl!!!
         

Re: Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#19 » by magnumt » Thu May 19, 2016 10:03 pm

moocow007 wrote:We are experimenting with something but all Yankee talk do it here.

Time for the Yankees to do the one thing they've never done? Trade off all of their older players for whatever assets they can get and (semi) rebuild with a younger core?


Good in theory but we both know management will never make that call. Would be great though too FINALLY have the farm system rebuilt again.

--Mags
      Ntilikina 2 Porzingis: The Euro Connection!
        :beer: :beer: :beer:
User avatar
iAdoreeKnicks
Analyst
Posts: 3,495
And1: 5,073
Joined: Apr 09, 2013
Location: Girl Knicks Fan.
       

Re: Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#20 » by iAdoreeKnicks » Thu May 19, 2016 10:05 pm

So what's wrong with Servino? Showed so much promise last year..
................................Image

Return to New York Knicks