As pitchers and catchers begin their formalized work, the Yankees welcome two new faces to their championship cause: Corey Kluber and Jameson Taillon

Kluber has been a familiar foe in recent seasons, and Yankees fans have fond memories of Didi Gregorius’ heroics against the former Cleveland ace in game five of the 2017 ALDS. On the other hand, Jameson Taillon joins the Yankees with less of an established status in the league. …


The Giants’ season ended on Sunday afternoon with a win over Dallas that many hoped would propel them to their first Division title in nearly a decade. Although Big Blue made a statement by scoring 20 points in the first half, the win was far from perfect, and in the end, proved to be unimportant.

The positivity after the win was centered around the Eagles’ potential to ride Jalen Hurts to victory against the Washington Football Team later than night. This would have brought the Giants into a tie for first place in the division — and with their two…


We’ve now reached the final week of the NFL season, and somehow, someway, the New York Football Giants (5–10) find themselves in a position to capture the NFC East crown. It’s been a hard year for everyone — but for the Giants specifically — having Joe Judge’s first season hi-jacked by the COVID-19 pandemic before the first snap of the preseason, playing virtually the entire campaign without their best player (Barkley), and failing to see the sophomore improvement many hoped for from Daniel Jones have been crutches the team has struggled to overcome in 2020. …


The New York Giants have officially reached football purgatory. Now at 5–8 on the season, no longer does a unified “best interest” of the franchise exist. There will be both a rose and thorn to be had with any variance of outcomes in the final three games of their season, and the conversation around these possibilities is worth having.

So we’ll start with what I feel to be the worst possible outcome for the team, as well as the least likely. If the Giants return to their week 13 glory by finding a way to topple a now proven Browns…


For the 11th straight season, the New York Yankees did not appear in, or win, MLB’s World Series. This feeling has become all too familiar to Yankees fans, but 2020’s dismissal conjured a new level of hollowness, disappointment, and frustration. This was supposed to be the year — but yet — here we are again.

Of course, 2020 presented unique challenges of it’s own, but the Yankees were a team constructed to handle any bump in the road. …


It had been more than 25 years since the Yankees were “sellers” at the trade deadline, but seeing the handwriting on the wall, the organization’s braintrust elected to sell off some of their prized players in the summer of 2016.

The success they’ve had since (both in light of, and in spite of) that summer has been written about countless times, but what brought me to that summer while pondering the prospectus for this one can be summarized in one word: decisiveness.

2019 presented a unique situation for the Bombers, being that they arrived at camp with seemingly no holes…


There’s no overstating what Miguel Andújar brought to the Yankees offense during the 2018 season. Being a regular in the lineup, his bat-to-ball skills, and flare for the dramatic not only made him a key player on a 100-win ball club, but a favorite amongst the fans. We all knew that the defense wasn’t ready yet, but during stretches where the Yankees missed Aaron Judge, Gleyber Torres, and Gary Sanchez — Miguel Andújar remained, and came through in a huge way.

Many fans, including myself, felt it would be best for the team to move on from Andújar this winter…


Welp, this was a less than an ideal way to start the season. In fact, dropping two of three to the consensus worst team in baseball at home is a horrendous way to kick off a season in which expectations start and end at the top.

Nevertheless, the Yankees stand where they stand, and it’s not like they’re the only club underperforming out of the gate. Boston opened up dropping two of three to the rebuilding Mariners, the Astros fells in three of four to the Rays, and the Indians came up on the losing end of their opening series…


WE ARE BACK FOLKS. The winter was a long, cold, SOB that welcomed plenty of change to this Yankees roster; and while it might not have been what we all hoped for, the Yankees still enter 2019 as a juggernaut club, even in the American League’s competitive top tier.

If there’s one thing we can agree on headed into the 2019 campaign, it’s that this ball club will go as far as the man pictured above will take them. It was great to watch Aaron Judge mash in spring training, but whats ignites true excitement is to see him healthy…


The Bombers are now on the tail end of spring exhibitions, and things have certainly changed since the chase for 28 began again just a few weeks ago.

None of the team’s issues are more crucial to their regular season success than the health of Luis Severino, who was scratched from what would have been his first appearance of the spring on 03/02. The Yankees were cautious, which comes as no surprise given its Spring Training, and Severino was shut down pending an evaluation. …

Charles Lippolis

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