Cabrera back with Yankees, but has lots to prove

Full story: Newsday

The Yankees viewed Melky Cabrera as their centerfielder for the foreseeable future when the season began.

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tjrover

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Sep 5, 2008
 
Good thing the Yankees held on to him and the other 2 busts instead of getting Santana.
John From Windham Maine

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Sep 6, 2008
 
He was way over hyped. At best, he might be an average major leauge player.
cgalactus

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Sep 6, 2008
 
yankee talent evaluators either stink or are very unlucky. either way, no new young players cracked the major league roster besides Joba. cashman and oppenheimer should be held accountable. every young player the Rsox bring up either contributes or excels. and who in the minors is viewed as a can't miss prospect? and as an aside, the number 1 and 2 picks weren't signed. for a team that needs qulaity prospects, that is disgraceful.
tom

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Sep 6, 2008
 
Girardi's been using the same lineup and batting order for a month now, with Damon in center, even though it isn't winning and isn't scoring runs. The team was winning more with Melky in center. You would think a manager would realize stuff like this. Matsui and Ivan Rodriguez have dragged the offense down even further than it was before they arrived.
who cares

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Sep 6, 2008
 
who cares he sucks and is a punk as well,, ship him and cano out

“Let's go Yankees”

Since: Jul 08

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Sep 6, 2008
 
tom wrote:
Girardi's been using the same lineup and batting order for a month now, with Damon in center, even though it isn't winning and isn't scoring runs. The team was winning more with Melky in center. You would think a manager would realize stuff like this. Matsui and Ivan Rodriguez have dragged the offense down even further than it was before they arrived.
Actually, I thought they did better with Gardner in center. Not that he's a hitter, but more of a spark plug. Damon's hitting ok, and has all year. I-Rod has been HORRIBLE, and Matsui hasn't caught on as of yet. And even if he starts hitting today....it's too late.
dicky

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Sep 6, 2008
 
Watch them go on a roll now that the "Milk Dud" is back !!
tjrover

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Sep 6, 2008
 
John From Windham Maine wrote:
He was way over hyped. At best, he might be an average major leauge player.
Wait - The Yankees and the media overhyper their prospects? NO WAY! I DON'T BELIEVE IT!
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Sep 6, 2008
 
cgalactus wrote:
yankee talent evaluators either stink or are very unlucky. either way, no new young players cracked the major league roster besides Joba. cashman and oppenheimer should be held accountable. every young player the Rsox bring up either contributes or excels. and who in the minors is viewed as a can't miss prospect? and as an aside, the number 1 and 2 picks weren't signed. for a team that needs qulaity prospects, that is disgraceful.
I thought I read somewhere that a few evaluators were in trouble for skimming bonus money from players they recommended ? Did anyone else hear about that ?
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Sep 6, 2008
 
FPC wrote:
<quoted text>I thought I read somewhere that a few evaluators were in trouble for skimming bonus money from players they recommended ? Did anyone else hear about that ?
Last weeks news..who cares...shifferbrains
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Sep 6, 2008
 
they really need to go after a free agent center fielder in the off-season,does any one know if ones available
katfishhunter mish in

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Sep 6, 2008
 
hey who cares from boulder worry about your rockies and let real yankee fans worry about the yanks.
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Sep 6, 2008
 
who cares wrote:
who cares he sucks and is a punk as well,, ship him and cano out
if they suck they could fit right in with the rockies

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