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New York Yankees Bullpen Projection for 2015

The New York Yankees’ bullpen features Dellin Betances, beastly righty pictured above, but other members will have to step up and make an impact. (Mandatory Credit: Alex Goodlett/Getty Images) The New York Yankees’ bullpen will have to shoulder major responsibility in 2015. With Masahiro Tanaka, CC Sabathia and other New York starting pitchers having health concerns, it...
Via The Sports Journal
22 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Yankees rumors: who should close?

The Yankees are still feeling the effects of the post-Rivera era, and are still trying to find their long-term closer. The latest news of David Robertson going to the White Sox means that the Yankees must decide who is going to close out their games. They have a couple of options they could go with that includes Dellin Betances and Andrew Miller, or they could choose to go into free...
December 09, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Yankees find their shortstop and bolster their bullpen

The New York Yankees have finally made a splash in free agency. They have traded for their next shortstop, Didi Gregorius, and have bolstered their bullpen with the signing of Andrew Miller. Gregorius may not be a strong hitter, but he is a very good defender with a lot of potential. Last season he hit .226 with the Arizona Diamondbacks, but only played in 80 games, which is a relatively...
December 06, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Yankees: Dellin Betances new closer?

The New York Yankees won’t be facing a huge dilemma if closer David Robertson decides not to return to the team in 2015 because they have Dellin Betances as backup. Betances made his MLB debut in 2011 and has proved to be a powerful pitcher since. In 2014 he struck out 135 batters in 92.1 innings with a 1.40 ERA and .78 WHIP. Given his history with the Yankees and amazing first...
November 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Yankees' Betances A Finalist for 2014 AL ROY

Yankees Universe received some pleasant news yesterday when reliever Dellin Betances was named a finalist for the 2014 AL Rookie of The Year (ROY) Award. Betances faces some stiff competition, however, as he will have to beat out the favorite for the award, White sox slugger Jose Abreu. Angels pitcher Matt Shoemaker is also a finalist.For those who bet on baseball--and for the...
Via Lady At The Bat
November 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Dellin Betances: Bright spot in gloomy season

The New York Yankees have had a rotten season by many team’s standards, let alone their own 'win a championship every year' motto. But, amid the gloom was a very bright spot, one that was pretty unlikely; the emergence of Dellin Betances.Betances etched his name into the Yankees’ record book by striking out two batters in Wednesday’s game versus the Tampa Bay Rays. The strikeouts...
Via Yankees Unscripted
September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Yankees: Three honorable All-Stars

Three Yankees: one veteran, two rookies will represent their team for the American League All-Star team. Selected by fans and players, Derek Jeter, Masahiro Tanaka, and Dellin Betances have officially been named 2014 All-Stars! I personally love the All-Star game. I know it doesn’t mean much, but I always like the idea of having different players at the top of their league come...
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Dellin Betances is the Future of Pitcher Usage

  New York Yankees pitcher at after a Yankees – Angels game, 2011. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) In almost every game for the Yankees, there lurks a 26 year old who more closely represents Sasquatch than a bullpen pitcher.  Said pitcher, Dellin Betances, and the Yankees are revolutionizing the game with very few casual fans outside of the Yankees fan base even realizing this phenom exists...
Via Cheap Seat Analytics
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Betances Continues to Dazzle

Aside from maybe Yangervis Solarte, 26-year-old right hander Dellin Betances has been the most pleasant surprise for the New York Yankees. In a time when the pitching staff is ravished by injuries Betances has stepped up and become a bright spot for the bullpen. The once coveted starter now turned reliever has been punishing batters all season with his electric 97 MPH fastball and...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Yankees Spring Training Game 28: Betances big in big spot

Toronto Blue Jays 3 — New York Yankees 1 Michael Pineda appears to have his final start in the fifth starting pitcher battle and he was able to minimize the damage he allowed. After an easygoing first inning, a common struggle haunted Pineda. In the second inning, Eduardo Nunez would commit a throwing error to let the first batter reach base. Adam Lind would hit a bloop single...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
March 23, 2014  |  Discuss

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