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Cliff Corcoran

  • joined Aug 31, 2012
  • last login Dec 13, 2013
  • posts 290
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Designated Columnist - SB Nation
Height: 5' 8" * Weight: 190 * Writes: Right * Types: Both
Drafted: SI.com, 2007 * Acquired: Freelancer, 11-05-12
Born: 6-5-1976, Ann Arbor, MI * Home: Morristown, NJ

Cliff is a stay-at-home dad during the regular, pre-, post-, and offseasons.

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What's the best trade-deadline deal ever?

Figuring out the best trades of yesteryear on the trade deadline day.

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Forecasting Derek Jeter: The retirement years

It's the end of Derek Jeter's career again... again. What does the man who has everything do when his time as an athlete has come to an end?

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MLB All-Star Game 2013: Home field advantage

Determining home field advantage with the All-Star Game is dumb, but so was the old way of doing things.

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When it comes to PEDs, the hurt is in the lie

Baseball was never about resentment, denial, and rationalization... until now.

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A reaffirming visit to the Cape Cod League

On vacation, without knowing who any of the players are, baseball can still be a lovely sport.

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2013 All-Star game: Vote player, not team

Should the All-Star game be about blind loyalty or discerning taste?

Gardner Player of the Week: Can he sustain it?

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Has Gardner recaptured his 2010-11 form?

Was excitement over Yanks' three picks misplaced?

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Fans were excited that the Yankees had three picks in the first round of the MLB draft, but do the numbers validate that excitement?

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MLB Draft 2013: Where the best players are from

Are earlier picks necessarily better picks?

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Offense to blame for Nats' losing record

The pitching hasn't been stellar, but the offense is the real problem in Washington this season.

Lyle Overbay and the roster squeeze

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Overbay has exceeded expectations with the Yankees, but does he really have a spot on the roster upon the possible return of Kevin Youkilis and Mark Teixeira tomorrow?

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Are the Pirates for real?

Once again, the Pirates are playing well early on, so once again we must ask: can they keep it up?

Phil Hughes fighting for his job

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The Yankees have to make decisions about who will remain in their rotation soon. Can Phil Hughes prove he belongs?

Giants winning despite awful rotation

Pitching was supposed to be their strength, but even without, the Giants just keep on winning.

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Has April cost the Angels the playoffs again?

A poor April performance kept the Angels from the postseason in 2012, and they've started off 2013 on the same wrong foot.

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The Blue Jays' waiver fetish

The Blue Jays seem to claim everyone on waivers, but why?

Troubles linger for Yankee offense

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Coming into the season there were major concerns about the Yankees' ability to score runs. Those concerns seemed to be justified when they opened the season 1-4 without scoring more than four runs...

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Just how bad is the Marlins offense?

Even with Giancarlo Stanton, the Marlins offense is so bad that it might make the record books

Who are the 2013 Yankees?

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Cliff examines who this team is, and whether or not the Orioles might presently have a better idea of their identity right now.

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Houston Astros uniforms Through history

The clothes DO make the ballclub!

It's Gary Sanchez or bust for the Yankees

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The Yankees are depending on catching prospect Gary Sanchez.

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Best and worst of MLB's Opening Day series

From Yu Darvish's near perfecto to Chris Carter's futility at the plate and with the glove, we've got the first week in best and worst covered

Pitchers are people, too

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You might have heard the Yankee lineup is in rough shape. Rumor has it that Bud Selig is going to declare the Yankee lineup a National Disaster Area this weekend. I haven’t heard much about the...

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2013 MLB Season Preview: The Year in NL Pitching

Coming attractions for senior circuit hurlers in the next installment of our 2013 preview series.

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WBC Breakout Players

Seven players who made a name for themselves in the just-concluded World Baseball Classic.

Scrounging for Opening Day Position Players

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Looking at the Yankees’ 40-man roster this weekend in the wake of the Brennan Boesch signing, I noticed something rather surprising. With Curtis Granderson and Mark Teixeira bound for the disabled...

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Tim Hudson: Hall of Famer?

He's rightly praised as "one of the best of his generation," but is that the same thing as saying he deserves to be in Cooperstown?

Battle for Fifth Starter: Nova vs. Phelps

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With both Ivan Nova and David Phelps having very successful springs, which pitcher should be given the final spot in the Yankees' rotation?

Todd Helton's Hall of Fame Case

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Despite a disappointing second act, was his peak value long and high enough to lift him over the threshold?

Where Did the Yankees' Outfield Depth Go?

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A short history of recent moves, along with some out-of-left-field solutions for Curtis Granderson's absence.

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