Category: ‘Catchers’

New York Yankees Inviting Jim Leyritz to Old Timer’s Day Sends Wrong Message
May 16th, 2015 at 1:41 PM
For the first time since being involved in a DUI accident that killed another human being back in 2007, former New York Yankees catcher and hero Jim Leyritz is getting an invite to Old Timer's Day. ***PHOTO1*** Of course, Leyritz was thrilled by the invitation and to return to Old Timer's day,...

New York Yankees Great Jorge Posada Admits Umpires Farted on Him: Video
May 13th, 2015 at 2:41 PM
We might have gotten some insight as to why New York Yankees great and former catcher Jorge Posada was bitter towards the end of his playing career. When speaking to TMZ Sports recently, Posada admitted on camera that opposing hitters used to fart in his face sometimes, but that umpires were...

New York Yankees Great Jorge Posada Says Alex Rodriguez Has No Place in Hall of Fame
May 13th, 2015 at 9:54 AM
New York Yankees great Jorge Posada has been all over the news with the release of his new book and some controversial statements he made in it, and his comments on Wednesday on CBS This Morning will just add to that attention. ***PHOTO1*** Posada was asked about his thoughts on performance-enhancing drugs...

New York Yankees’ Joe Girardi Responds to Jorge Posada’s Scathing Criticisms in New Book
May 10th, 2015 at 3:14 PM
After New York Yankees great Jorge Posada made negative comments in his new book about manager Joe Girardi, the skipper responded. ***PHOTO1*** Posada wasn't happy with the way he was treated during his final season in pinstripes. In fact, he says he felt betrayed and didn't appreciate the lack of communication he...

President Barack Obama Petitioned to Give New York Yankees Legend Yogi Berra Medal of Freedom
May 10th, 2015 at 11:49 AM
A petition has been created asking for signatures to help get the White House and President Barack Obama to give New York Yankees legend Yogi Berra the Presidential Medal of Freedom. ***PHOTO1*** If you're interested, you can sign the petition here in order to support this fantastic cause. Yankees fan or not,...