Archives

Tagged: ‘Derek Jeter’

MLB Trade Talk: Could Yankees Be Waiting on Nationals’ Ian Desmond After $107 Million Contract Rejection
November 13th, 2014 at 2:35 PM
Ever since Derek Jeter's retirement, the speculation has been on who will play shortstop for the New York Yankees in 2015. Thus far, the candidates that could be either trade partners or free agent pickups aren't looking like they will be Bronx bound. ***PHOTO1*** Hanley Ramirez likely won't be a shortstop much...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Yankees Aren’t Inclined to Spend Big for Dodgers’ Hanley Ramirez
November 11th, 2014 at 10:20 AM
One of the top priorities for the New York Yankees this winter is finding their next shortstop to replace the now retired Derek Jeter and Brian Cashman has been taking a very aggressive approach searching the entire market. ***PHOTO1*** He's looked at the free agents out there as well as all of...

Fans Want Rockies’ Troy Tulowitzki to Be Next Yankees Shortstop, According to ESPN Poll
November 6th, 2014 at 11:00 PM
In the ESPN Fan Poll's called "Spend Hal's Money," every shortstop that the site has floated for the New York Yankees to sign has gotten a no from the fans; Hanley Ramirez and Stephen Drew being the last two. ***PHOTO1*** However, in the latest one on Thursday night, over 3,700 fans voted...

Retired Yankees’ Derek Jeter Reflects on Cleaning His Locker Out at Yankee Stadium
October 29th, 2014 at 2:15 PM
Normally when a season ends for a team, cleaning the locker out is customary and not much thought is given to it because generally, the players will be coming back in a few months to that same locker again. ***PHOTO1*** However in the case of Derek Jeter, the time he cleaned out...

Derek Jeter Makes Appearance at Dallas Cowboys-Washington Redskins Game on Monday
October 28th, 2014 at 2:10 PM
Alex Rodriguez isn't the only member, or former member that is, of the New York Yankees who apparently likes to attend Dallas Cowboys game in their free time. ***PHOTO3*** During Monday night's game between the Dallas Cowboys and Washington Redskins at AT&T Stadium, Derek Jeter was spotted on the sidelines catching the...

Fans Don’t Want Dodgers’ Hanley Ramirez to Be Next Yankees Shortstop, According to ESPN Poll
October 24th, 2014 at 9:28 AM
One year ago, Hanley Ramirez may have looked like one of the best and most attractive options to take over as the next New York Yankees shortstop in 2015 once Derek Jeter retired. ***PHOTO1*** A year later, the fans are speaking up, and apparently, they do not want the Los Angeles Dodgers...

New York Yankees Choose Gary Denbo as New Head of Minor League System
October 23rd, 2014 at 4:03 PM
After Senior Vice President of Baseball Operations Mark Newman left the team, the New York Yankees needed a new man to head their minor league system and have chosen Gary Denbo to take the role. ***PHOTO1*** Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News reported the decision by the Yankees: Source: Gary Denbo...

Trey Hillman Scouted 3 Possible Shortstop Replacements for Yankees’ Derek Jeter Before Leaving
October 23rd, 2014 at 11:11 AM
Before taking the bench coach job with the Houston Astros, Trey Hillman was part of the New York Yankees front office, scouting possible players and overseeing things in the minor and major leagues. ***PHOTO1*** His desire to get back in a uniform and on the bench lured him away from the Bronx...

Joe Torre Says Giants’ Buster Posey Could Be Like Derek Jeter as Next Face of MLB
October 21st, 2014 at 11:37 AM
Several players referred to Derek Jeter as not only as the captain of the New York Yankees, but the captain of baseball. That's the level of respect the now retired shortstop got from his fellow colleagues and players around the league over the past 20 years. ***PHOTO1*** So with Jeter now done...

New York Yankees: Ugly Derek Jeter Christmas Sweater Available on MLB.com
October 17th, 2014 at 9:47 AM
The Derek Jeter merchandising machine keeps on rolling right along, this time producing an ugly Christmas sweater for us in the New York Yankees Universe. Darren Rovell of ESPN tweeted a photo of the sweater, which runs at a hefty $75.99 on MLB.com: We're not done with Jeter. Here's your Jeter Ugly...

Keith Olbermann’s Twitter Feud with Yankees 101 and New York Yankees Fans
October 16th, 2014 at 6:11 PM
Keith Olbermann got himself involved in a Twitter feud with us, Yankees 101, as well as some New York Yankees fans in recent days. If you're interested in reading the entire thread, you can click here, otherwise we have the best highlights from it below. ***PHOTO1*** It all started when I posted...

Keith Olbermann’s Failure to Become Yankees Announcer Fueling Derek Jeter Hate?
October 15th, 2014 at 2:01 PM
All Keith Olbermann wanted to be was a New York Yankees play-by-play announcer when he grew up. ***PHOTO1*** At least that's what he admitted to Richard Deitsch in an interview with Sports Illustrated. When asked what was one thing he wanted to do in sports, Keith chose a Yankees play-by-play man, which he...

New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman Talks About Replacing Derek Jeter in 2015
October 12th, 2014 at 10:53 AM
As if New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman didn't have a difficult enough job already, he now has to find a replacement for the irreplaceable: shortstop Derek Jeter. ***PHOTO1*** Cashman recently spoke to the media about several things concerning the Yankees and their offseason, but the topic of Jeter also came...

MLB Rumors: Asdrubal Cabrera a Yankees Target; Had ‘Mild Interest’ in J.J. Hardy
October 11th, 2014 at 11:33 AM
While many had speculated the New York Yankees would be hot for Baltimore Orioles shortstop J.J. Hardy, it appears the team wasn't willing to go that far in order to sign him as a free agent during the offseason. ***PHOTO1*** The Orioles recently signed Hardy to an extension as they battle to...

Derek Jeter Farewell Tour with New York Yankees Gives YES Network Ratings Boost
October 10th, 2014 at 8:58 AM
The New York Yankees Captain, Derek Jeter, was a one-man wrecking crew this season and he most likely single-handedly gave the YES Network a ratings boost. ***PHOTO1*** The official home of the Yankees saw an increase in their ratings during the 2014 season, which would normally be contradictory because of the team's...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Stephen Drew the Favorite to Be New York Yankees Shortstop
October 9th, 2014 at 4:17 PM
The New York Yankees lost a potential replacement for Derek Jeter on Thursday as the Baltimore Orioles signed shortstop J.J. Hardy to a three-year extension before he could hit the open market this winter. ***PHOTO1*** The move is a smart one by the Orioles, who have no desire to lose Hardy, let...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Orioles, J.J. Hardy Agree to 3-Year, $40 Million Extension; Yankees Had Interest
October 9th, 2014 at 12:58 PM
If the New York Yankees had any hopes of J.J. Hardy hitting the free agent market this upcoming winter, those hopes are about to end very soon. ***PHOTO1*** Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports has reported that the Baltimore Orioles and Hardy are closing in on a three-year extension worth up to $40...

Retired Yankees’ Derek Jeter Will Get Itch to Play Baseball Again; Says Ex-Giant Shawon Dunston
October 9th, 2014 at 8:08 AM
When he said he was retiring after the 2014 season after 20 years in the big leagues, Derek Jeter said he was at peace with his decision and felt it was the best time to step away from the game of baseball and from the New York Yankees. ***PHOTO1*** But will he...

Derek Jeter, Frank Sinatra Airbrushed onto New York Rangers’ Cedrick Desjardins Goalie Mask
October 7th, 2014 at 11:25 AM
The "My Way" commercial that Gatorade did to honor Derek Jeter's final weeks as the captain of the New York Yankees may have been one of the best videos put together and apparently one athlete took the tribute to another level. ***PHOTO1*** New York Rangers goalie Cedrick Desjardins was so inspired by...

The Rock Starts ‘Derek Jeter’ Chant at Barclays Center During WWE’s Monday Night Raw (Video)
October 7th, 2014 at 8:13 AM
On Monday night, the wrestler, also turned actor, known as The Rock, made a rare appearance on Monday night's edition of the WWE's Monday Night Raw, which emanated from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. ***VIDEO1*** And during The Rock's segment in which he cuts an interview and is extremely entertaining,...