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Re: Official 2018 Yankees Thread 

Post#1001 » by Knicksfan20 » Fri Apr 13, 2018 11:38 am

Dr. Detfink wrote:This was a very good series. A barometer reading for this team moving forward, that this team has to work harder for it to reach its potential.

The good news? There’s a lot of baseball left.

I remember in 2009, the Yankees were OWNED by the Sawx. By the All-Star break, tbe Yankees didn’t win not one game against the Sawx.

Larry David came on and said, I hope the Sawx go undefeated so come playoff time the tide will go the other way.

In the second half, the Yankees tied the season series against the Sawx then cruised to a WS title.

That’s baseball. It’s built on momentum and character.

When the dust settles, we’ll find out this team’s character.


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Re: Official 2018 Yankees Thread 

Post#1002 » by Are We Ther Yet » Fri Apr 13, 2018 11:58 am

Knicksfan20 wrote:
Dr. Detfink wrote:This was a very good series. A barometer reading for this team moving forward, that this team has to work harder for it to reach its potential.

The good news? There’s a lot of baseball left.

I remember in 2009, the Yankees were OWNED by the Sawx. By the All-Star break, tbe Yankees didn’t win not one game against the Sawx.

Larry David came on and said, I hope the Sawx go undefeated so come playoff time the tide will go the other way.

In the second half, the Yankees tied the season series against the Sawx then cruised to a WS title.

That’s baseball. It’s built on momentum and character.

When the dust settles, we’ll find out this team’s character.


Team lost its character when we let Joe go.


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Re: Official 2018 Yankees Thread 

Post#1003 » by Dr. Detfink » Fri Apr 13, 2018 2:36 pm

Knicksfan20 wrote:
Team lost its character when we let Joe go.


Well, that’s on the GM.
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Re: Official 2018 Yankees Thread 

Post#1004 » by Mecca » Fri Apr 13, 2018 9:18 pm

We’re gonna be in the market for a frontline starter at the break. I’ll keep saying Archer as a #2 guy looks better than an Ace. With our bullpen and run support, he’d be someone that would compliment our team.
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Re: Official 2018 Yankees Thread 

Post#1005 » by xNewYorkMadex » Sat Apr 14, 2018 1:00 am

Im completely in favor of starting Torreyes over Wade.

Torreyes consistently makes contact. Wade is striking out in Aaron Judge territory but isnt producing at all. Torreyes K% is excellent. Hes just more trustworthy right now, even dating back to last year. Wade is just not winning the 2B job.

We need contact from the bottom of the order and Torreyes fits what we need at the moment.
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Re: Official 2018 Yankees Thread 

Post#1006 » by xNewYorkMadex » Sat Apr 14, 2018 1:06 am

Mecca wrote:We’re gonna be in the market for a frontline starter at the break. I’ll keep saying Archer as a #2 guy looks better than an Ace. With our bullpen and run support, he’d be someone that would compliment our team.

Archer would be interesting. It depends who we end up giving up though.

Wont be surprised if its a hefty price since I believe he has a very team friendly contract.
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Re: Official 2018 Yankees Thread 

Post#1007 » by damedash09 » Sat Apr 14, 2018 1:15 am

Gerrit Cole is killing it for Houston so far could be a swing and miss for the yanks
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Re: Official 2018 Yankees Thread 

Post#1008 » by Boarder Patrol » Sat Apr 14, 2018 2:04 am

From the beginning I expected around 20-20 to start the year then get hot as the weather heats up. Finish around 95 wins. Standing by that now.
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Re: Official 2018 Yankees Thread 

Post#1009 » by xNewYorkMadex » Sat Apr 14, 2018 2:20 am

Betances is a train wreck.

Boone shouldve taken him out a while ago. Boone is managing as if its spring training.
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Re: Official 2018 Yankees Thread 

Post#1010 » by HarthorneWingo » Sat Apr 14, 2018 2:24 am

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Re: Official 2018 Yankees Thread 

Post#1011 » by Mecca » Sat Apr 14, 2018 2:32 am

xNewYorkMadex wrote:
Mecca wrote:We’re gonna be in the market for a frontline starter at the break. I’ll keep saying Archer as a #2 guy looks better than an Ace. With our bullpen and run support, he’d be someone that would compliment our team.

Archer would be interesting. It depends who we end up giving up though.

Wont be surprised if its a hefty price since I believe he has a very team friendly contract.


Probably something similar to what we were offering for Cole. Frazier + Adams
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Re: Official 2018 Yankees Thread 

Post#1012 » by Phish Tank » Sat Apr 14, 2018 2:48 am

Betances’ issues are between the marbles and noodles


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Re: Official 2018 Yankees Thread 

Post#1013 » by GEOLINK » Sat Apr 14, 2018 3:01 am

Either this is a Betances problem or a Larry Rothschild problem.
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Post#1014 » by damedash09 » Sat Apr 14, 2018 3:10 am

Yankees need to sweep this series and than they have two games against the marlins at home
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Re: Official 2018 Yankees Thread 

Post#1015 » by Are We Ther Yet » Sat Apr 14, 2018 3:35 am

Boone...Larry...whoever!! This Betances shyt has to stop. He's done! He cannot pitch with men on base!!! Stop leaving him in there!!
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Re: Official 2018 Yankees Thread 

Post#1016 » by EchelonNYK » Sat Apr 14, 2018 8:56 pm

The Yankees will be fine. I'm patiently waiting on the inevitable Mets collapse. Yes, I'm a terrible person.
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Re: Official 2018 Yankees Thread 

Post#1017 » by HarthorneWingo » Sat Apr 14, 2018 9:05 pm

EchelonNYK wrote:The Yankees will be fine. I'm patiently waiting on the inevitable Mets collapse. Yes, I'm a terrible person.


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Re: Official 2018 Yankees Thread 

Post#1018 » by Knicksfan20 » Sat Apr 14, 2018 11:09 pm

Phish Tank wrote:Betances’ issues are between the marbles and noodles


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Re: Official 2018 Yankees Thread 

Post#1019 » by Phish Tank » Sat Apr 14, 2018 11:57 pm

Knicksfan20 wrote:
Phish Tank wrote:Betances’ issues are between the marbles and noodles


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His penis?


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Re: Official 2018 Yankees Thread 

Post#1020 » by blue and orange » Sat Apr 14, 2018 11:57 pm

Im starting to think that Betances might be on drugs.

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