What a time to be watching some Major League Baseball! We have great young players making their mark on America’s Pastime. The standings are in flux in nearly every division. And we have an early race for the American League Rookie of the Year. It’s only fitting that clash comes between two heavily-hyped phenoms: the Los … Continue reading Shohei Ohtani vs. Gleyber Torres: Battle for the American League Rookie of the Year
Hello sports fans! I’m back on the Update bringing new content for you. The first thing to address is where I’ve been for the past week. Simple: I was in New York City. With that being said, you knew I had to go to the cathedral of baseball: Yankee Stadium. I took my girlfriend to … Continue reading Yankee Stadium: Visiting an Old Friend
It was inevitable that Major League Baseball’s Statcast machine would be broken. How apropos that the majors’ Home Run leader did it. Friday night’s game featured a memorable moment from a battle between the New York Yankees and the Seattle Mariners. At least, it was noteworthy on the Yankees’ side. CC Sabathia got his ninth … Continue reading Major League Baseball: Statcast’s Broken Judgment
It’s Derek Jeter Week for the New York Yankees. His number will join the esteemed list of Yankee players at Monument Park on May 14. The Yankees will face the Houston Astros on that date in Yankee Stadium. It’s eerily similar of how the Yankees are now as opposed to Jeter at his best. The … Continue reading Aaron Judge: the new Face of the New York Yankees?
What is happening in New York City? The first few weeks of Major League Baseball have proven to be very intriguing. The Chicago Cubs began their campaign for another World Series run. The Boston Red Sox are working out their star-studded rotation. And many teams are adjusting to new faces in new places. Ironically enough, … Continue reading New York Baseball: The Youth Movement
Gary Sanchez is creating quite the name for himself since he received the call to the big leagues. The rookie catcher from the New York Yankees set a home run record. He hit 11 out of the ballpark in his first 23 games. No one in MLB history has ever done that. Sanchez is batting … Continue reading New York Yankees: The Curious Case of Gary Sanchez
The New York Yankees and its fans are in unfamiliar ground: the future. It began with August 1st’s MLB Trade Deadline, when the Yankees split up the renowned “No Runs-BMC” (Dellin Betances, Andrew Miller and Aroldis Chapman). Chapman was the first dealt to the Chicago Cubs for a rich package. Miller brought the Yankees a … Continue reading New York Yankees: Welcome to the Future