Yankees fans were angry at the horrific day of Referee Ed Hickox behind the board

If you need any indication as to why Major League Baseball is testing an automated strike zone in the minor leagues, just check out what happened during Sunday’s game between the Yankees and the Cardinals. Ed Hickox has served as an MLB referee since 1990. Despite his 32 years of experience, he is among the … Read more

Benfred: Matt Carpenter’s return can help the Cardinals rescue drowning hitters | Ben Fredrickson

Matt Carpenter, a Yankees hat over his graying head, wiped his tears. “Sorry,” Carpenter said on Friday afternoon. “I didn’t want to do that. Sorry guys.” The former Cardinals All Star has made it clear how he’s still pulling for the Cardinals—outside this weekend of course. He shared how excited his kids were to hear … Read more

Clay Holmes saves again to drown Yankees in loss to Cardinals

The Yankees would have found a way, during the first half of the season, to win the game they played Friday night. This is not the first half of the season anymore. Closer Clay Holmes struggled for a second straight appearance, coming in in the eighth and giving up a ground kick, walk and double, … Read more

Clay Holmes saves again to drown Yankees in loss to Cardinals

The Yankees would have found a way, during the first half of the season, to win the game they played Friday night. This is not the first half of the season anymore. Closer Clay Holmes struggled for a second straight appearance, coming in in the eighth and giving up a ground kick, walk and double, … Read more