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5 Things I’ll Never Forget about A-Rod’s #Yankees Goodbye

Five things I’ll never forget about the final night of Alex Rodriguez at Yankee Stadium. 1. The metaphors write themselves Alex Rodriguez has been compared to Derek Jeter his entire career. They were close friends in the early days of their careers and were inextricably linked in the press from then on. On Jeter’s last […]

Today’s Baseball in Tweets

Is Jeter actually hurt and just hiding it? Hits .250 off righties this season. @YankeesWFAN @Ledger_Yankees @BloggingBombers @LoHudYankees # Powered by Twitter Tools

Today’s Baseball in Tweets

Nghh. Got in at 1am last night thanks to rain delay & extra innings and just could not get up for the Black Sox panel this morning. #sabr40 # Supposedly some nifty new revelations about the Black Sox and Joe Jackson were revealed today, but I needed sleep. Fill me in #sabr40 # Why does […]

SABR 40: New Technologies in Baseball Panel

New Technologies in Baseball Panel Measuring ball flight using Sportvision’s PITCHf/x, HITf/x, and FIELDf/x Trackman’s Doppler Radar Technology Official description: Alan Nathan moderates a discussion of the latest developments in Sportsvision’s PITCHf/x, HITf/x and FIELDf/x, and TrackMan’s radar technology used to measure ball flight.

Today’s Baseball in Tweets

One of the best pro panels ever. Bobby Cox, Phil Niekro, Marke Lemke, Ron Gant, spoke at #sabr40 Recap: http://ow.ly/2m1DJ # Did Mantle's famous homer travel 565 feet? Alan Nathan says it *might* have: http://ow.ly/2m39C # More analysis: are outs on the bases worse than others? Is hitting with RISP random or a skill? Today […]

Today’s Baseball in Tweets

Follow the action from SABR 40 via hashtag #sabr40 and detailed writeups every few hours at my blog http://whyilikebaseball.com # Argh. It would appear Why I Like Baseball is down at the moment. If only it were because so many millions of you are accessing it…? # Days of rest make a negligible effect on […]

LIveblogging SABR Tomorrow

Starting tomorrow I will be liveblogging #SABR40 from Atlanta over at http://whyilikebaseball.com # Powered by Twitter Tools

Writers Wanted for Yankees Annual

Starting tomorrow I will be liveblogging #SABR40 from Atlanta over at http://whyilikebaseball.com # Powered by Twitter Tools

Today’s Baseball in Tweets

Writers on the Yankees wanted: http://www.whyilikebaseball.com/2010/08/yankees-writers-wanted/ # Powered by Twitter Tools

Today’s Baseball in Tweets

Lance Berkman is a Yankee and Nick Johnson is out of a job. # Powered by Twitter Tools

Yankees Writers Wanted

Yankees Annual Call for Submissions Deadline for pitches: August 15th For the fifth year in a row, I will be editing the Maple Street Press YANKEES ANNUAL. This a pre-season magazine, released at the end of February. Roughly half the content of the magazine is focused on the major league team, while the other half […]

Another Day at the Ballpark

Back at the ballpark. It's ever so slightly cooler than yesterday… Not by much. We got here early today trying to avoid the Dominican Day # Parade, which is on the Grand Concourse in the Bronx. Good side effect, great parking and we were early enough to get free umbrellas! # Unlike yesterday when I […]

Yankees vs. KC

It's hot and muggy and beautiful at the Stadium today. The air is redolent with the scent of hot dogs and sausages. And the flags are down. # In windows of shops nearby, signs proclaim RIP Mr. Steinbrenner. Now half hour before gametime, Ed Alstrom plays Hazy, Crazy Days of Summer. # Last night Jorge […]

Today’s Baseball in Tweets

Happy Birthday Derek Jeter. Meanwhile… CC Sabathia is a very large human. 2-1 Yankees going to Mariano time, bottom of 9th. #nyy #yankees # Powered by Twitter Tools

Today’s Baseball in Tweets

At yankee stadium. Weather beautiful, team playing well… So where is everyone. Tickets were being scalped below face value & seats empty. # RT @ed_price: #Yankees have five six-game winners at 62-game mark for the first time since 1939. # @Ledger_Yankees what do you know about Huffman? I don't remember him from spring training. # […]

Today’s Baseball in Tweets

@alysonfooter Looking forward to following your tweets this weekend during the #yankees series! -Cecilia Tan from Yankees Annual # I will be livetweeting from the #Yankees game today. In the car on the Grand Concourse in the Bronx right now! About to look for parking. # At #Yankees stadium. Didn't manage to quite see the […]

Today’s Baseball in Tweets

I will be at Yankee Stadium this Saturday and Sunday. I still have two tix for Sunday. Anyone want go? $60 for the pair. txt me 6172909043 # @grazdanny They're totally doing it on purpose! And I thought I was the only one who wrote X-rated stuff as well as baseball… Jeez. # Powered by […]

Vazquez finally wins!

Javy Vazquez inherited the #Yankees curse of low run support from Mike Mussina. #nyy # Orioles elect to pitch to A-Rod in a 1-1 tie with 2 out and men on 2nd & 3rd. Because if they walk him, Cano is next, hottest hitter in AL. # A-Rod is only 1 for 8 off the […]

Yankees at Mets, livetweeted

Yankees at Mets. Beautiful sky over NY. I'm at a bar in Boston drinking beer, Newport Storm rhode island blueberry. Jeter stranded in 1st. # Jeter trouble getting to a grounder and popup, but CC escapes trouble with nice K of Wright and a soft liner to Cano. #nyy # When Santana bats it looks […]

Today’s Baseball in Tweets

*cries* Jorge Posada out for a month with broken foot. meanwhile, Nick Johnson having wrist surgery, Swisher out, Granderson out, who next?? # RT @OzzieGuillen: I'm going to have lunch. I hope they don't poison me ha # Powered by Twitter Tools