Alfredo Aceves Finally Delivers

As many of you know, we at Yankees Truth have come down hard lately on Alfredo Aceves and the manager who keeps putting him into ball games.

But on Monday, Aceves shut us up.  Good for him !   The best way to get Yankees Truth off your back is to go out and perform.  Aceves did just that:  Two clutch innings, and he got the win.  Let’s hope it’s the start of something big for him.

Yankees Back in First Place

The Yankees bats continued to click this weekend as we took the series from Pittsburgh and are back in first place.  Girardi kept his mistakes to a minimum.  Brett Gardner got picked off of third base.   The umpires wouldn’t let Tex have first base after he was beaned.

But the Yankees endured all of that to reclaim the top spot in the AL East.  Next up:  The Cubbies.

Yankees Need to Shake off these Interleague Losses

It’s difficult to blame Joe Girardi for the Yankees’ loss last night. As many of you know, Yankees Truth has come down hard on Brett Gardner, so it was refreshing to see him shut us up and deliver last night. Too bad the pitching staff forgot to show up.

Isn’t there anyone–ANYONE–in Triple-A that we can call up and get rid of Aceves?

Weekend Report…Girardi Hands Two Free Wins to the Brewers

Girardi’s mistakes continue.  Yankee players and fans have to endure Giradi’s repeated blunders.

And it’s going from frustrating to just plain angry.

In Saturday’s loss to the Brewers, Clueless Joe Girardi proved (once again) why he should not be at the helm of the Yankees, or any other team for that matter.

Is Joe Girardi choking himself?

 

Dellin Betances came in to relieved an injured CC Sabathia.  Betances faced two batters.  He struck them both out.  Just to reiterate, so there’s no chance of any misunderstanding, Betances came in and struck out both batters he faced.

Surely a pitcher who has just struck out two in a row after coming from the bullpen has proven he has his good stuff.  He is red hot and has all his pitches working.  Surely that pitcher deserves to Continue reading