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  • A Goodbye and a Thank You April 30, 2019
    I’m going to let you all in on a little secret. There has never been a moment — not once — where I felt like I deserved the recognition or praise that came my way for RAB. I’m not oblivious to the site’s success and to this day I have a hard time wrapping my […] The post A Goodbye and a Thank You appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
    Mike
  • A Guide to Life After RAB April 30, 2019
    In the three weeks since we announced RAB is shutting down, I’ve been overwhelmed by thank yous and people reaching out to tell me what RAB means to them. It means a lot to me (to us) and I thank everyone who reached out. In those three weeks I’ve also been overwhelmed by folks asking […] The post A Guide to Life After RAB appeared first on River Avenue Blue […]
    Mike
  • RAB: Origins April 29, 2019
    Contemplating the end of RAB, I thought of its origins. Why did the three of us come together to create this site? Ben covered the basics in his own farewell post so apologies if I’m covering known ground. But this is the story as I remember and can document it. In 2006 we were all […] The post RAB: Origins appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
    Joe Pawlikowski
  • Our Back Pages: A Farewell To All This April 29, 2019
    A lifetime ago, Joe and I were in charge of the Yankees site for the Most Valuable Network, a long-defunct sports blog network, when we decided we could do a better job on our own. We wanted Minor League content too and invited Mike along for the ride. We felt we could provide comprehensive Yankee […] The post Our Back Pages: A Farewell To All This appeared […]
    Benjamin Kabak
  • A thank you to RAB, where it all started for me April 29, 2019
    In January 2017, the Yankees were doing the “Winter Warm-Up” series to introduce newer players to the fanbase through sandwich workshops, surprising ticketholders, going to museums, etc. At one point, they also had a presser at the Yankee Stadium. I was informed of the opportunity to cover it for River Avenue Blues and simply took […] The post A thank you to […]
    Sung-Min Kim
  • Ten Years of the RAB Fan Confidence Poll April 29, 2019
    I did not realize this at the time, but the ten-year anniversary of our Fan Confidence Poll was this past March 2nd. The big stories when we launched the Fan Confidence Poll? Alex Rodriguez needing hip surgery, Mark Teahen trade rumors, and CC Sabathia’s and A.J. Burnett’s Spring Training debuts. Feels like a lifetime ago. […] The post Ten Years of the RAB F […]
    Mike
  • Yankeemetrics: Bombers coasting out west (April 26-28) April 29, 2019
    As RAB closes shop today, I personally wanted to thank everyone for their tremendous support of this website and my writing over the past four-plus years. It was truly an honor to contribute to this amazing site, to be able to write about my favorite team, and be a part of a really special and […] The post Yankeemetrics: Bombers coasting out west (April 26-2 […]
    Katie Sharp
  • Yankees 11, Giants 5: Yankees close out RAB era with a sweep April 28, 2019
    All things considered, I’m not sure I could’ve asked the Yankees for a better ending to the RAB era. With RAB set to close its internet doors Monday, the Yankees went out and clobbered the Giants in Sunday’s series finale to finish the three-game series sweep. The final score was 11-5. The Yankees have won […] The post Yankees 11, Giants 5: Yankees close out […]
    Mike
  • The Final DotF: Park, Gittens have big games in Trenton’s win April 28, 2019
    RHP Nick Green has been placed on the Double-A Trenton injured list, the team announced. He joins RHP Trevor Stephan and RHP Nick Nelson (and others) on the shelf. Also, RHP Garrett Whitlock was removed from yesterday’s start after one inning, though he remains on the active roster. No word on what’s wrong with any […] The post The Final DotF: Park, Gittens […]
    Mike
  • Update: DJ LeMahieu exits Sunday’s game with right knee inflammation April 28, 2019
    7:33pm ET: LeMahieu will get an MRI and see an orthopedist tomorrow, Aaron Boone announced following the game. It looks like a deep bruise but they want to make sure that’s it. 5:45pm ET: LeMahieu has right knee inflammation, the Yankees announced. X-rays came back negative. Hopefully he’ll be able to return to action following […] The post Update: DJ LeMahi […]
    Mike

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