Jerry Manuel has decided that the opening day lineup will include Mike Jacobs as the cleanup hitter. After Daniel Murphy sprained his MCL last week, Jacobs was given the starting 1B job.

Most fans are displeased with this decision, as they prefer Jason Bay to hit in that slot; however, I’m not too opposed to Jerry Manuel’s logic. continue reading…

The New York Mets kickoff the 2010 season at CitiField versus the Florida Marlins. I got to say it’s nice to see them starting the season, rather than finishing the season playing them (as all Met fans know why).

Even though the Mets have upgraded their offense in the offseason by signing slugger Jason Bay, they failed to bring in a quality arm to complement their ace, Johan Santana, at the top of the rotation.

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Please welcome our newest staff member, Jeff Steinberg. Jeff is a student at Binghamton and is going to help us cover the Mets. Jeff has excellent knowledge of the overall minor league systems and will provide some great insight.

Happy Easter! On this Easter Sunday, we should spend time with our families, enjoy some good food, and evaluate my final fantasy baseball draft before the season kicks off at 8pm tonight.

I was invited to play in a 12-team, 28 round Super draft on Friday night. It was super competitive, standard roto league. I had the 8th overall pick. Here’s what I finished with: continue reading…

The baseball kicks off tonight in Boston as the Yankees visit the Red Sox. It’ll be nice to finally watch some meaningful baseball. Everyone should have their fantasy baseball stuff finally complete, so enjoy the last of your Easter dinner and take a look at the pitching match-ups for this series.

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It’s always interesting to look at Las Vegas’s Over/Under win totals for each team. Understand that I’m not a gambler, but I welcome you to use my information…

Here’s a breakdown:

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With the season only eight hours away, it’s time to make some picks for the 2010 season. This thread will be revisited in December after all of the awards are decided. Time to make some picks:

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I had the pleasure to have our first interview with Kevin Rozell, owner of Zell’s Pinstripe Blog. I asked him a few questions regarding the 2010 Yankees. Check it out. continue reading…

The Yankees start their quest for their 28th World Championship on Sunday night. It really can’t come soon enough. Below you’ll find 28 reasons why myself and columnist Matt Vereb think the Yankees will once again, hoist the trophy in November. continue reading…

The Match-Up: 1:00 PM Cleveland Cavaliers(60-16) at Boston Celtics(47-28)

The Cleveland Cavaliers are on an a tear. They have won 9 of their last 10 including an impressive home victory over Atlanta on Friday, 93-88. How will Cleveland fare in Boston on Easter? continue reading…