A collective sigh of relief emanated from Yankee Stadium on Friday night. That’s where Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka snapped out of a dreadful two-start slump with one of the most dominant outings in his MLB career, striking out a career high 13 over 7
Every player has a different tactic when it comes to warming up for a game, a different set of rituals and ways to relax. Each is equally important to every individual and, in turn, to the team as a whole. Bring on the Yankees! We’ve got Hittles for days!
Last week, we had a few teams playing just five games, in addition to an eight-game week for the Detroit Tigers . However, with everyone playing on Memorial Day Monday, no team has two days off this week. This should give us more options for two-start pitchers – check out Scott White's look at the best when you're finished here – and should also make your lineup decisions a bit easier. Start your stud and ride the hot hand if you want because you don't have to worry about any of your best options having fewer opportunities to contribute. ATL, CHC, CHW, CIN, DET, HOU, KC, PHI, PIT, SD, SF, TB, TEX, WAS ARI, BAL, BOS, CLE, COL, LAA, LAD, MIA, MIL, MIN, NYM, NYY, OAK, SEA, STL, TOR So, yes, there