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Not Done Yet: How The Yankees Can Finish Remaking Their Outfield

Posted: 22nd December 2009 by Tom Lianos in MLB
Today's trade of Melky Cabrera for Javier Vazquez solidifies the rotation but opens the door for more moves in the Yankee outfield. Most predict that the Yankees will now be in play for a marquee left fielder.áá Make no mistake. The Yankees will keep tabs on the contract discussions for both Jason Bay and Matt Holliday if for no reasonábut toáensure that whoever signs these players have paid a high price. ...

Week One Preview: Ride Quarterbacks To Wins

Posted: 10th September 2009 by Tom Lianos in NFL
The first week of games shows the great divide in quarterback play.  With just a few exceptions, all of this week's favorites have the better quarterback.  Titans @ Steelers Ben Roethlisberger is the fastest quarterback to two Super Bowl rings.  He's done it while absorbing a lot of hits (46 sacks in 2008).  Roethlisberger will be found on the ground often against the Titans, but he'll make enough plays to get the W.  The Pick:  ...