The Yankees avoid arbitration with everyone except Luis Severino
In today’s episode of Locked On Yankees, we start off with some bad news about Mel Stottlemyre’s passing, we discuss the Yankees avoiding arbitration with all but one player, Luis Severino, and we discuss Mel Stottlemyre’s last Old Timers’ Day in 2015.
Manny Machado still isn’t a Yankee
In today’s episode of Locked on Yankees, Stacey takes the YES Network to task for their Hot Stove segment about Manny Machado and voices the fans’ frustration with Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner. She has some news about current and former Yankees, and in the final segment, Stacey reminisces about the 1999 season and Brett Gardner.
Why is Sonny Gray still a Yankee?
In today’s episode of Locked on Yankees, Stacey discusses Sonny Gray still being a Yankee and has an epiphany about Gray that surprises her. She also continues to hammer the Yankees for not signing Manny Machado and in the last segment, she tells tales about her favorite mid-00s Yankee, Jason Giambi, who is celebrating his 48th birthday today.
Here’s the link to the article on Pinstripe Alley that I used in my Sonny Gray segment: The Yankees’ handling of Sonny Gray indicates deeper organizational problems