Category: yankees

David Robertson Talkin’ Pants (and Wilson Gloves)

Its the most wonderful time of the year… Our first wildcard matchup pits two of 2015s biggest surprises.  On Opening Day, only one expert out of 32 polled from ESPN, Grantland, CBS, and SI, had the Yankees making the playoffs (Buster Olney had them in the 2nd Wildcard slot).  As for […]

Got a few gems from @GeminiKeez this morning.  Vote for your fresh pick in the poll below. Also, Nike Baseball tweeted a couple looks at their special cleat for Mariano’s retirement: The links: New Balance 4040 (also see the newer 4040v2) Rawlings PROTB24 (Delmon Young) Mizuno 9 Spike Swagger 2 New […]

The shoes are pretty.  The swing, not so much. In honor of the man who turned athletic footwear into a religion, here is a list of our 23 favorite baseball cleats inspired by basketball shoes.  Thanks to @SandlotSpikes, a guy who knows as much about baseball gear as anybody, for giving […]

Alfonso Soriano hadn’t played a meaningful August baseball game since 2009 when the Yankees recently re-acquired him from the basement-dwelling Cubs.  So what did he do to shake off the cobwebs?  He hit 11 bombs, drove in 31 runs in the month, and added some teeth to a Yankees’ offense […]