EJ, Jim and Scott discuss Gleyber Torres, Greg Bird, and the coming lineup crunch.
Entering this season, the Yankee farm system was considered perhaps the deepest in baseball. Clint Frazier, Gleyber Torres, Miguel Andujar and Tyler Austin have all been promoted to the majors. The top remaining hitting prospect, Estevan Florial, will miss most of the remainder of the season with hamate surgery. Nearly every other remaining prospect is […]
It’s easy to forget how off-the-radar Jordan Montgomery was before his rookie season in 2017. If performance were all that mattered for prospect hype, Montgomery would have been a household name among Yankee fans: 139 1/3 innings between Double-A and Triple-A, 2.13 ERA (including 0.97 at Triple), a strikeout per 9 innings, a solid walk […]
The Yankees have had a rough start to the season, with endless injuries, bullpen meltdowns, and slow starts from key players. And yet, I think the balance of news is actually good because Aaron Judge is still awesome. We all know the stats. Judge was a superstar in 2017: .284/.422/.627, .443 xwOBA, etc. Judge broke […]