I don't care if the Yankees have never blown a 6 game lead in the division in the history of the franchise. The Mets did it in 17 games two years ago and if recent memory serves me correctly, the Red Sox did something else historically unprecedented and terrible to the Yankees a few years before that. You know what they say about chickens and hatching.
Awww, poor Youk. Need a nap, buddy? “The bottom line is that everything is blown out of proportion when we play the Yankees. To be honest with you, it’s very tiresome.”
Lisa Swan from Subway Squawkers spends some time knocking down the myth that A-Rod isn't clutch over at The Faster Times. She also reminds us of when "the MT curse" almost made a modicum of sense.
"...when I have to talk, I’m not good at that. You all know that.” Guess who said it...
Crazy Yankee Chick is auctioning off one of her paintings of Yankee Stadium and donating the proceeds to the American Cancer Society.
No Maas has an update on this year's first round pick and subject of some older posts on our site, Slade Heathcott.
Craig from Shysterball/Circling the Bases pulls together some thoughts on the fuzzy realm of sports psychology.
Be back a little later with the preview.