Category: ‘Third Basemen’

New York Yankees 3B Chase Headley Hopes to Be More Consistent in 2016
October 13th, 2015 at 12:56 PM
***PHOTO1*** When Chase Headley was traded to the New York Yankees from the San Diego Padres in July of 2014, the Yankees were getting a light-hitting, Gold Glove third baseman. Since then, Headley has shown them several different sides to his game. The Yankees signed Headley to a four-year, $52 million deal...

A-Rod-Inspired New York Yankees Begin to Dominate AL East
July 29th, 2015 at 7:22 PM
The AL East has traditionally been one of the most competitive divisions in baseball, but that looks to have changed this season with the New York Yankees seemingly set to dominate until the end of the regular season. For a division that often puts up a fight well into August,...

New York Yankees, Alex Rodriguez May Give Milestone Bonus Money to Charity
July 2nd, 2015 at 11:40 AM
The ongoing dispute between the New York Yankees and designated hitter Alex Rodriguez over $6 million in bonus money, which came into play when A-Rod hit homerun No. 660 earlier this season to tie Willie Mays, may soon be coming to an end. ***PHOTO1*** FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal reports the two sides...

Joe Girardi’s Latest Defense of New York Yankees’ Stephen Drew is Delusion at Its Finest
May 15th, 2015 at 1:05 PM
In the eyes of New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi, second baseman Stephen Drew can do no wrong. ***PHOTO1*** Girardi has irrationally defended his veteran second baseman time and time again this season as Drew continues to struggle at the plate and sport an average below .200, which has remained the same...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Talks DH-Only Role, Barry Bonds Lawsuit
May 14th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi is coming to the realization that he shouldn't use his aging star player in the field anymore, making it likely we won't see Alex Rodriguez as a third baseman anymore. ***PHOTO1*** Sure, there will be instances of him playing the position in an emergency situation, but...