Monthly Archives: December 2014

Sorting through the myriad outfielders on the 40-man roster

#456060036 / gettyimages.com On the day before the rule 5 draft protection deadline, the Yankees added four players to their 40-man roster: Danny Burawa, Braden Pinder, Tyler Austin, and Mason Williams. Each of these additions make some sense. Burawa and Pinder … Continue reading

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The impact of the Andrew Miller signing

Your browser does not support iframes. On Friday, the Yankees made their first big free agent splash of the 2014-2015 offseason, inking Andrew Miller to a four-year, $36M contract. I already profiled Miller when I wrote him up as an … Continue reading

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Improvements in Plate Discipline: Rare but Effective

#456486706 / gettyimages.com For even the most physically gifted hitters, offensive success is highly dependent on one’s approach at the plate. No two pitches are exactly the same, and the batter has less than half-second to glean the characteristics that differentiate … Continue reading

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