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Where Is Dave Eiland ?

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Boom_70, Jun 29, 2010.

  1. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member

    Dave Eiland Yankee pitching coach was on leave for the past month with no explanation from the Yankees other than it was not illness or family issue.

    Odd that the NY media that writes about almost everything did not dig into to this story.
  2. Pilot

    Pilot Well-Known Member

    I think someone would notice if he started managing the Rangers.
  3. BYH

    BYH Active Member

    Not in my kitchen.
  4. Smasher_Sloan

    Smasher_Sloan Active Member

    Last I saw him, he was headed for Long Eiland.
  5. HanSenSE

    HanSenSE Well-Known Member

    For an iced tea??
  6. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member

    He's back and AJ Burnett is sure happy about it:

  7. The Big Ragu

    The Big Ragu Moderator Staff Member

    Last edited by a moderator: Dec 15, 2014
  8. Tarheel316

    Tarheel316 Well-Known Member

    Nice, Ragu, nice ....
  9. YankeeFan

    YankeeFan Well-Known Member

    I'm somewhat curious too, but Ragu's post is sweet.

    He was gone three weeks. He's a public figure, but it's not like I really need to know why he needed the time away.

    So, what do the journalists think? Should the press ask for more information or look for it on their own, or do you just let it rest as a "personal matter"?

    I'd hate to embarrass someone for no reason, but where do you draw the line? How do you decide what to investigate?

    Let's say it was the manager? Would it be different then? I'd think you'd have to report on it if it was the manager.
  10. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member

    In NY it's a rare case that the media does not push the envelope. What they did write about was the negative impact that Eiland missing had on AJ Burnett.
  11. YankeeFan

    YankeeFan Well-Known Member

    6 2/3 shutout innings today for Burnett.

    Thanks for coming back Dave.
  12. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member

    And thanks for not bringing Mo in with 2 outs in the 8th Joe.
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