Archive for the ‘New York Yankees’ Category

Yankee Karma’s Gonna Get You

Friday, June 22nd, 2007

There's a great piece about Carl Pavano by Michael Weinreb on ESPN.com today. It's at least well-written if not totally complete; Pavano and his parents weren't interviewed for the article. Though he did pull an interview with Pavano's ex-girlfriend Gia Allemand. Nice.Anyway, the subject of "karma" comes up. Allemand says ...

Dude, Weak

Thursday, May 31st, 2007

We're usually not fans of the Bob Brenly school of "unwritten rules" and all, but this story kind of made us rethink our stance. Mitch Hilligoss, a 21-year-old third base prospect for the Yankees, had a 35-game hitting streak going into Wednesday night's game. That tied him for the second ...

Out Of Sight, Out Of Mind, Out Of Organization

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2007

Okay, so this makes two straight Yankees posts and, considering we hate the Yankees, that's kind of a lot. But we couldn't pass up another opportunity to mention how they're the worst franchise in baseball with the worst fans and the worst media covering their every move. We start first ...

Yankees Hit The Panic Button

Monday, May 7th, 2007

Yes, the Yankees signed Roger Clemens this past weekend to save their season from oblivion. Everyone can breathe a sigh of relief because the "who will sign him this year???" saga is over. I know I was all excited to find out which team would coddle him for another two-thirds ...

Presenting: Jonah Falcon

Thursday, April 26th, 2007

If you're a fan of the Howard Stern Show - and we definitely are - then you know that phony phone calls make for great radio. Since his move to Sirius Satellite Radio, Stern and his crew have focused a lot of their prank phone call energy on public access ...

A-Rod Good, Yankees Not

Tuesday, April 24th, 2007

Remember last year during the stretch drive and playoffs when everyone was complaining that Alex Rodriguez wasn't pulling his weight on the Yankees? What a difference seven months makes.A-Rod continued his assault on American League pitching last night, hitting his 13th and 14th homeruns of the season. With seven days ...

The Yankees Will Not Extend A-Rod’s Contract

Thursday, March 22nd, 2007

The AP released a story last night saying the Yankees don't plan on extending the monstrous contract Alex Rodriguez is currently enjoying. A-Rod has the choice to opt out of the deal at the end of the season, but he'd be insane if he did, since he's owed the GDP ...

Other Yankees Say A-Rod Sucks At Life

Wednesday, September 20th, 2006

According to this article the Yankees, specifically HGH guinea pig and overrated first baseman, Jason Giambi. The formerly (and probably still) 'roided up brother of Jeremy Giambi, urged Joe Torre to "get tough" with Rodriguez because of his current struggles. Yankee fans and apparently teammates have repeatedly complained that A-Rod ...