Photo courtesy of bleacherreport.com. The last time the Yankees began a season 0 and 3 was 1998. One of the key cogs to that team which ended up winning the World Series was Tino Martinez (pictured above).
By Josh Kramer
Panic has struck the entire East Coast. God forbid the Red Sox and Yankees both got swept in their opening series. For just the second time in MLB history (1966 was the other), the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox have started the year 0 and 3 (now both are 1 and 3). This happens almost every year where a high-profile team stumbles out of the gate. Last year, Boston was beside itself when the “Fenway All-Stars” started out the year 0 and 6. They ended up winning 90 games and missing the playoffs due to the modern-day version of the Boston Massacre and one of the wildest final nights in the history of the baseball. Back in 2009, both New York and Boston were relegated to the cellar in the AL East after six games. We all know who ended up hoisting the Commissioner’s Trophy that Fall (Boston made the playoffs as well). Continue reading
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By Josh Kramer Chicks dig the long ball. And the long ball is what Miami Marlins right fielder, Mike Stanton does. Stanton is one of three players in the past 40 years to have hit at least 56 home runs … Continue reading