Analyzing the Yankees’ Opening Day Roster

Joe Girardi enters his 10th season as the manager of the New York Yankees with his most unique club yet.

We’ve finally reached that time of year: New York Yankees Opening Day is just three days away. But before the club takes on the Tampa Bay Rays to kick off the season, the Yankees have to sort out the final roster. Obviously, the Opening Day roster is subject to change and will never be the same roster any team ends with, but the Opening Day roster can say a lot about a team’s goals for the upcoming season.


Here’s Overtime’s breakdown of the Yankees’ Opening Day roster.

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2016 MLB Preview


Opening Day is just around the corner!
Note: Originally published in the March-April issue of Allentown High School’s newspaper, the Nutshell*

Spring break is just around the corner, which can only mean one thing: that Major League Baseball is just about ready to resume play! Indeed, the 2016 season will officially begin on April 3rd, and Spring Training is underway for all 30 ballclubs.

The 2016 season isn’t short on storylines, so here’s your preview on the upcoming year. Continue reading