Category: ‘Short Stops’

MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees Contact Rangers Inquiring on Jurickson Profar, Interested for 2nd Base
November 10th, 2015 at 11:16 AM
Last winter, the New York Yankees made the very bold move to find their next shortstop after Derek Jeter's retirement when they traded for Didi Gregorius; a move that paid off dividends since all they parted with was Shane Greene, who finished the season on the shelf with an injury. ***PHOTO1*** Even...

Prospect New York Yankees Acquired in Eduardo Nunez Trade Close to Making Big-League Impact
May 16th, 2015 at 6:12 PM
Boy do I still miss the days of Eduardo Nunez running the bases with his helmet flying all over the field. ***PHOTO1*** I was so naive then to believe that he could be Derek Jeter's heir apparent. That's right, I admit I was in that group. However when looking at the situation a...

MLB Trade Rumors: Rockies’ Troy Tulowitzki Prefers Deal to Yankees, Giants, Dodgers, Angels
May 15th, 2015 at 1:21 PM
Colorado Rockies star Troy Tulowitzki looks to be staying put for now after publicly stating he isn't demanding a trade at the moment and is committed to winning with the only team he has ever known. ***PHOTO1*** While that's a nice statement from Tulo, we all know the writing is on the...

Instructor Dishes on Derek Jeter’s Golf Game as Former Yankees Captain Tries to Learn in Retirement
May 15th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Former New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter isn't having the easiest time picking up the game of golf during his retirement. ***PHOTO1*** In an article written for The Players' Tribune, David Leadbetter, a very successful golf instructor, explains what it's like to work with Jeter as The Captain attempts to pick up...

ESPN Analyst Says New York Yankees are Better in 2015 Because Derek Jeter is Gone
May 13th, 2015 at 12:55 PM
ESPN analyst Alex Cora had a brutally honest answer when talking about why the 2015 New York Yankees are better than the 2014 version. ***PHOTO1*** Like some in the baseball world, Cora shares the belief that the Yankees are better off without Jeter now that he's retired, as he said so on...