Tuesday, February 23, 2010
The Yankees are 39 days away from opening night in Boston. A former 39 for the bombers was Shawn Chacon pictured above. Chacon pitched great for the Yanks along with Aaron Smalls who helped lead the Yanks into the playoffs. Chacon was 7-3 with a 2.85 ERA.Chacon did not fair well the following season Going 5-3 with a 7.00 ERA,he finished the year with the Pirates. Chacon was in the Atlantic League last year pitching for the Newark Bears.
The Mets are 40 days away till they open the season at Citi Field agianst the Florida Marlins and look for redemption for 2009.Jae Seo who once looked to have a promising career with the Mets after his 2003 rookie season now plays in his native South Korea.Met fans may remember Seo was traded to the dodgers before the 2006 season for Duaner Sanchez.