Melky!!!

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    No!!! It happened!!! 

     
    Yes, by this photo you can probably tell, but Melky has been traded to the Braves for Javier Vazquez!
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    But why?????
     
    Let’s take a look
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    (Yes that is a magnifying glass with a baseball glove. You can find anything on the internet nowadays : )
     

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     Going to the Yankees:
     
                                      Javier Vazquez
     

    Phillip Javier Vazquez ...

     
            and
                                      
                                    Boone Logan!

     

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    Going to the Braves
     
        Melky Cabrera couldn't ...
                             Melky!!!!!!

     
      

    ... yankee stadium michael dunn

                                                               Mike Dunn!!!
    Arodys Vizcaino! (I don’t really know who he is)
     
     
    What really breaks my heart is the loss of Melky. I’m sure he’s being put on sedatives to make it through the night without Robbie.
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    Extra! Extra! New movie The HeartBreaker coming out tomorrow! Starring…
     
    Javier Vazquez as the heartbreaker
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    Melky Cabrera and Robinson Cano as the happy couple
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    AND….
    Brian Cashman as the therapist!
     
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    What’s gonna happen to Got Melk? or the Melk-Man shirts? I can’t even begin to imagine…
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    On a more serious note. How will the Yankees plans for 2010 Be affected by this? Let’s find out…
     
    Yankees Plans 2010
     
    Our Rotation
    CC Sabathia
    A.J. Burnett
    Andy Pettitte
    Javier Vázquez
    Joba Chamberlain
     
    The reason I put Javy after Andy is because Andy is a lefty and Javy is a righty, I wanted to mix it up for the opposing team and not give 2 staight righties to face in a series.
     
    I will miss my Melky and I’m sure Robbie Cano will too.
    Melky Cabrera se recupera y ...
    He always believed he could fly.
    The Manoman
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    Posted on December 22, 2009, in Dailies, MLB and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 8 Comments.

    1. I agree Melky and Robby were the best of friends weren’t they?
      lol this blog was very funny! I thought Melky was a good Yankee. Well Vazquez is not that bad of a pickup either.

      Happy holidays!

      http://mimi.mlblogs.com//

    2. Thanks for hitting my blog… it’s a good pick up for the Yankees, but a tough loss too, Melky was good in pinstripes…
      Happy Holidays to you and yours….
      ~peter
      Outside the Phillies Looking In
      http://devilabrit.mlblogs.com

    3. Mimi- Thanks for commenting on my blog! You’re right Javy isn’t that bad and I actually can’t wait to see him in pinstripes soon! Treat Matsui well for us will you? : )

      Devilabrit- I agree. Melky was good and he will be greatly missed.

    4. p.s. Oh we know what its like to deal with knees we had Vladdy for awhile now 🙂 I’m gonna miss him though 😦 we don’t have that big bad ball hitting slugger anymore. Thanks for commenting on my blog I appreciate it since i’m sucha newbie 😉

    5. Wow, even a Boston guy is gonna miss watching the Melk-man do his stuff… never thought I’d say that but the dude really is fun to watch. Maybe the rotation will change even more as the offseason progresses. Right now it’s looking really solid, though.

      -AL
      http://fryingpan.mlblogs.com/

    6. Frying Pan- I can’t wait till opening night next year1 Your Sox are going down!
      The Manoman

    7. I loved the sidebar item that the Yankees almost made a play for Vasquez when he left Chicago, and also Arizona.
      He must be on Brian Cashman’s Christmas Card list by now.
      It should be fun to watch this rotation.
      I still think AJ is the glue, and not just with the shaving cream pies.

      Rays Renegade

      http;//raysrenegade.mlblogs.com

    8. Rays Renegade- I agree with that but you have to admit AJ’s pies are still pretty awesome.
      The Manoman
      http://manoman.mlblogs.com

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