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Yankees 2021 Roster Report Cards: Jameson Taillon

Jameson Taillon returned from an almost two-year absence to be a solid mid-rotation starter for the Yankees.

How would the Yankees have fared in the ‘80s with no collusion?

When George Steinbrenner took part in the owners’ collusion in 1985 and 1986, he passed on several players who may have gotten him more championships.

Do the Yankees need more left-handed hitters?

Lack of run scoring was an issue last season, but was the team’s performance against right handed pitching a problem?

A closer look at an unintentionally funny Yankees baserunning gaffe of yesteryear

Getting two runners tagged out at home plate on the same play might be funny — but it might be even funnier than you remember.

The unheralded free agents that brought the Yankees championships

You may think of Reggie or CC when thinking of Yankees free agent signings on Championship teams, but don’t forget these more subtle signings that came through for title winners.

Yankees 2021 Roster Report Cards: DJ LeMahieu

DJ had a disappointing 2021 season, but exactly how disappointing may be open for debate.

Who were the streakiest Yankees in 2021?

The Yankees were very streaky on a team level in 2021, but which individual players ran the most hot and cold?

Revisiting the Yankees’ wild strike-shortened 1981 season

The 1981 Yankees’ season was disappointing on numerous levels, but it certainly wasn’t boring.

If you like tough, clutch players you would have loved Hank Bauer

Hank Bauer was a very good player, but it was his toughness and ability to come through in the clutch that endeared him to Yankees’ fans.

Revisiting 1994 and the World Series that never was

This October has been tough for Yankees fans, but no postseason was as bad as the one that was taken away.