FanGraphs Q&A with David Cone


David Laurila of FanGraphs posted an interview with former Yankee and current YES Network analyst David Cone today … well, it’s not much of an interview really. Cone did all the talking and basically told a big story. He spoke about his development as a pitcher throughout his playing career and his love for data, something that extends into his broadcasts. It’s no secret that Cone is a personal fave in the booth, so you shouldn’t be surprised that I’m giving this RAB’s highest level of recommendation. Check it out.

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  • Rich in NJ

    If he is interested, Cone could benefit the Yankees more in the player personnel/development side rather than merely broadcasting.

  • MannyGeee

    I imagine this is exactly what sitting on a plane next to Coney would be like…

  • The Real Eddard

    Cone’s the smartest analyst in the game. YES is lucky to have him.

  • 0-Fur is Murder

    Just as long as he doesn’t refer to Ichiro’s bat as a chopstick :)

    Seriously, how stupid was it that people got all upset over that?