Andrew Mearns is the managing editor of Pinstripe Alley, where he first started writing in 2012. He also contributes to Baseball Prospectus, co-hosts the "Podument Park" podcast, and previously wrote for Cut4 at MLB.com, where he hopes his tribute to the glory of batdogs will never get lost in the digital ether (long live Rookie). He will never stop loving Robinson Canó or Masahiro Tanaka.
"The Springfield Rifle" was one of Casey Stengel’s most trusted weapons in his ‘50s dynasty rotation.
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Without a "Junkman" in Casey Stengel’s rotation, the Yankees might never have won five championships in a row.
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