Category: Nick Swisher

Nick Swisher Puts Contract Year Out of Mind, Opens With Strong March

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012

Nick Swisher admits that he got caught up in his contract situation a bit, especially early last season. He knew he was headed to a spot where the New York Yankees had an option to keep him around this season and badly wanted to make sure that happened. Swisher recovered ...

Are the Yankees and Phillies on a Collision Course for the World Series Again?

Friday, September 30th, 2011

The last time the New York Yankees won the World Series, they beat the Philadelphia Phillies in six games to win it two years ago. Might they be on a collision course for a rematch in 2011. The Predictalator certainly believes so. The Yankees wound up cruising to the pennant in ...

Nick Swisher on the Yankees: “We’re Just Getting Ready to Take Off”

Tuesday, April 12th, 2011

The Baltimore Orioles are in first place in the American League East. The Boston Red Sox are in last. Up is down, down is up, dogs and cats are living together. What in the world is going on here to start the season? Nick Swisher's take isn't exactly original, but like ...

Nick Swisher and the Yankees Are a Confident Team Right Now

Friday, October 15th, 2010

As the regular season was winding down, there were a lot of questions about the Yankees. They were dealing with a multitude of injuries, struggled down the stretch, and looked vulnerable heading into October. Not so much. After dismantling the Twins in the ALDS, the Yankees are looking for another ...

Nick Swisher Feeling Right At Home In His Second Season In The Bronx

Tuesday, June 15th, 2010

Alex Rodriguez isn't doing much hitting. Same goes for Mark Teixeira. And yet here we are just over 60 games into the season and the New York Yankees are in great shape. After the Tampa Bay Rays stormed out of the gate and built an early season lead in the ...

Joe Girardi: A New York Hero, Literally

Friday, November 6th, 2009

The New York Yankees have taken a lot of heat in the last decade for having the highest payroll and not getting back to the World Series. The last time the Yankees got to the World Series they lost in Yankee Stadium to the Florida Marlins.  They sign all the ...