― The AL East leaders have lost 12 of 18 games and they have come out flat since the All-Star game. But should the fans start worrying about the Yankees playoff chances? ∙ Here are my thoughts on why everyone should be worried ∙ Getty Images/NY Post ∙ 1. They are not getting any younger: Jeter is playing in his 17th MLB August, which is not easy on a 38 year old's bones. Ichiro (38), Ibanez (40), Kuroda (37), Jones (35), A-Rod (37). Yes, they have the experience down the [...].