Articles Tagged ‘Hideki Matsui’
With the San Francisco Giants’ decisive World Series victory, another baseball season has ended. For serious fans, the Hot Stove League may generate as much…
Life doesn’t get much better for Yankees fans. The Bombers won the 2009 World Series, then made one the first big splashes of the offseason by acquiring Curtis Granderson, an All-Star center fielder, in a blockbuster three-way deal.
The Yankees are hated for their offseason spending sprees and they will continue to be hated for grabbing the top talent from free agency at their leisure. Reflective of the balls that flew out of the new Yankee Stadium, the Yankees are always a threat to hit a home run during the Hot Stove season. Going into the 2009 offseason, the Yankees won’t spend as much as they did last year but there are issues that need to be addressed when assembling the 2010 roster.
Crowds roared, church bells rang and streams of paper rained down on Broadway Friday as the New York Yankees celebrated their 27th championship in a way only this city can, with a parade down the Canyon of Heroes.
The New York Yankees have won the World Series, beating the defending champion Philadelphia Phillies 7-3 in Game 6 behind Hideki Matsui’s record-tying six RBIs.