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Re: Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#3881 » by Phish Tank » Sat Jul 15, 2017 3:33 pm

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I told people that were trying to anoint him as a core piece that his weaknesses would become apparent once you give him full time work. That's not who he is.

When I saw that error I was thinking about Gleyber. :( We could've used him so bad man.

We can't become sellers neither, imo. I think we should just stay were we're at.. maybe pick up a SP that won't cost a lot.


You know Mecca, we may not have a choice but to pick up a starter now. Our rotation is shot this year and next. We are two pitchers short and still lacking the bonafide ace. Adams is in the fold, but no one else is ready in AAA.


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Adams is also on an innings limit man. And he's getting very close to it. To the point he won't be available in September.

Personally, I would throw Adams in the bullpen this year as he is a former reliever. Try to get Sanchez more adjusted to 1B as soon as this year, and make a move for a SP in the Sonny Gray mold.


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Re: Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#3882 » by Dr. Detfink » Sat Jul 15, 2017 8:45 pm

I agree. Do NOT mortgage the future. Don't care if the Yanks miss the playoffs this season. We are playing with house money.

Cutting dead weight, developing starting pitching. The Yanks are building a team to dominate for a decade. It takes time. No short cuts (see Knicks), you end up cheating yourself.

Severino looks good after 2 innings, once he settles
In he is locked in. He'll even this series. Count on it.
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Post#3883 » by Dr. Detfink » Sat Jul 15, 2017 9:59 pm

Hmm...I might agree with Cone. Cubs could have overused Chapman because he still doesn't look right since the injury. I dunno.

Severino still dealing 100mph. Keeping the Yanks in the game. Come on GUYS!!!
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Post#3884 » by Mecca » Sat Jul 15, 2017 11:42 pm

Dr. Detfink wrote:Hmm...I might agree with Cone. Cubs could have overused Chapman because he still doesn't look right since the injury. I dunno.

Severino still dealing 100mph. Keeping the Yanks in the game. Come on GUYS!!!



I said this the day we signed him. If I go back enough in this thread I'll find it. I'm really worried Maddon overused the crap out of him last year. I never seen Chapman log those pitch counts since he was a starter 7-8 years ago. I remember to this day him rubbing his elbow. Something isn't right.
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Post#3885 » by ccvle » Sun Jul 16, 2017 12:06 am

Dr. Detfink wrote:Hmm...I might agree with Cone. Cubs could have overused Chapman because he still doesn't look right since the injury. I dunno.

Severino still dealing 100mph. Keeping the Yanks in the game. Come on GUYS!!!



I been really some news article saying the same thing lately. What is my opinion? If that is true, the blame is still 100% on the yankees and cashman. Yankees knew what they were getting. Everyone in baseball knew how much Chapman pitched. Ultimately, the yankees decided to still go after him.
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Post#3886 » by VirginiaKnickFan » Sun Jul 16, 2017 2:04 am

Yankees win (maybe) 4-1 in 16th inning. Boston played the game under protest based on an 11th inning incident.
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Post#3887 » by blue and orange » Sun Jul 16, 2017 2:10 am

VirginiaKnickFan wrote:Yankees win (maybe) 4-1 in 16th inning. Boston played the game under protest based on an 11th inning incident.


What happened I missed it.
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Post#3888 » by Dr. Detfink » Sun Jul 16, 2017 2:10 am

How about dem apples?!?! Yanks win a 16 inning marathon (almost 2 games long) 4-1. Is it wrong of me to feel a little snakebit about yesterday? This team CAN play with the big boys.
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Post#3889 » by VirginiaKnickFan » Sun Jul 16, 2017 2:17 am

blue and orange wrote:
VirginiaKnickFan wrote:Yankees win (maybe) 4-1 in 16th inning. Boston played the game under protest based on an 11th inning incident.


What happened I missed it.


http://nypost.com/2017/07/15/red-sox-playing-yankees-game-under-protest-after-bizarre-play/

BOSTON — The Red Sox are playing their game against the Yankees under protest after a strange play in the 11th inning at Fenway Park.

The odd sequence Saturday started with Matt Holliday of the Yankees on first base with no outs. Jacoby Ellsbury hit a grounder to first baseman Mitch Moreland, who threw to second for a forceout.

But rather than running toward second and peeling off, Holliday retreated toward first and slid into the bag as shortstop Xander Bogaerts’ throw arrived. Moreland wasn’t able to reach the ball, which hit Ellsbury and bounced into foul territory.

Red Sox manager John Farrell argued in favor of an interference call. After a lengthy review, the umpires allowed Ellsbury to stay on first.

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Post#3890 » by VirginiaKnickFan » Sun Jul 16, 2017 2:19 am

Dr. Detfink wrote:How about dem apples?!?! Yanks win a 16 inning marathon (almost 2 games long) 4-1. Is it wrong of me to feel a little snakebit about yesterday? This team CAN play with the big boys.


Have to see if the Red Sox win their protest first.
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Post#3891 » by BadNewsBarnes » Sun Jul 16, 2017 2:19 am

Dr. Detfink wrote:How about dem apples?!?! Yanks win a 16 inning marathon (almost 2 games long) 4-1. Is it wrong of me to feel a little snakebit about yesterday? This team CAN play with the big boys.

Great to see Holliday get back in the lineup and contribute in a big way...
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Re: Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#3892 » by GEOLINK » Sun Jul 16, 2017 2:41 am

The long extra inning games is what got us in this slump funk in the first place... Hopefully that doesn't tire the players out already.

But whatever, a win is a win. Hopefully they can turn it around now.
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Re: Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#3893 » by VirginiaKnickFan » Sun Jul 16, 2017 3:53 am

Judge 0-6. Must still be tired from the HR derby. :D
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Re: Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#3894 » by HarthorneWingo » Sun Jul 16, 2017 5:32 am

Here Come The Judge (Regarded as the first rap single of all time)



Then we have "Here Comes The Judge" by The Magistrates



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Re: Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#3895 » by duetta » Sun Jul 16, 2017 12:38 pm

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duetta wrote:Sell Pineda for spare parts.


Lol, why would anyone want Pineda? He's a FA to be getting TJS


I meant spare body parts!
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Post#3896 » by GIMME_DATT » Sun Jul 16, 2017 4:40 pm

Clutch win yesterday sox aren't that good if the bullpen wakes up we can win the division
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Post#3897 » by BadNewsBarnes » Sun Jul 16, 2017 5:58 pm

HR Derby has ruined Judge. Not hitting the same way. His swing has been affected. Not good.
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Post#3898 » by VirginiaKnickFan » Sun Jul 16, 2017 6:25 pm

Dr. Detfink wrote:Hmm...I might agree with Cone. Cubs could have overused Chapman because he still doesn't look right since the injury. I dunno.

Severino still dealing 100mph. Keeping the Yanks in the game. Come on GUYS!!!


At some point if the playoffs look doubtful maybe they should just shut down Chapman and get ready for next season.
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Re: Official NY Yankees Thread 

Post#3899 » by DowNY » Sun Jul 16, 2017 7:03 pm

BadNewsBarnes wrote:HR Derby has ruined Judge. Not hitting the same way. His swing has been affected. Not good.

:lol: :lol: calm down
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Post#3900 » by BadNewsBarnes » Sun Jul 16, 2017 7:05 pm

DowNY wrote:
BadNewsBarnes wrote:HR Derby has ruined Judge. Not hitting the same way. His swing has been affected. Not good.

:lol: :lol: calm down

I AM CALM.... :lol:
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