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Look out, AL: Yankees could bounce back

This week's list: Yankees, Cubs, Andrew Miller, the Dodgers' pen, Ervin Santana. Story

Updated: May 24, 2007, 12:24 PM ET
By Jonah Keri | Special to Page 2

One of the topics frequently discussed in this space is the danger of judging the performance of a player or team based on a small sample of evidence. One at-bat doesn't make a player great, even if that at-bat results in a grand slam that wins the World Series. One game doesn't make a team terrible, even if the team loses 20-0.

The question then becomes, at what point should we start believing what we're seeing? We've reached the season's quarter mark, enough time for hitters to rack up ...

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