Tagged: ‘Joe Girardi’

Derek Jeter Doesn’t Owe the Yankees A Thing
February 22nd, 2017 at 2:37 PM
***PHOTO1*** Since retiring from the Yankees following the 2014 season, Derek Jeter has kept a low profile around his former team. So for those clamoring for him to get more involved, I say, why should he? It's not like the greatest shortstop in Yankees history has been sitting on a beach somewhere...

Yankees: Extra Innings Rule Change That’s Sneaking Up On Us
February 22nd, 2017 at 9:13 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Yankees are locked in a 6-6 tie with the New York Met after ten innings of play in the first of their Subway Series matchups. If a new rule that's being tested in the minor leagues this season regarding extra-inning games advances to the major league level, this is...

Yankees Brett Gardner Welcomes New Role As A Leader And Mentor
February 21st, 2017 at 4:07 PM
***PHOTO1*** Yankees left-fielder Brett Gardner is entering his tenth season with the organization. He now has the most seniority of anyone on the team. With that, he is reflecting on a more significant role as a team leader in the clubhouse. Yankees outfielder Brett Gardner now owns a corner locker in the...

Keidel: Considering Time And Circumstance, Girardi Has Done Just Fine With Yankees
February 21st, 2017 at 12:52 PM
***PHOTO1*** By Jason Keidel» More Columns Maybe Millennials don't remember, but we once had a mayor who exhorted a crowd by bellowing, "How am I doin'?" After a while, it took on a rhetorical tone. The self-certain mayor of Gotham was Ed Koch, who knew that New Yorkers love confidence, success, and...

Palladino: Yankees Shouldn’t Wait To Extend Girardi’s Contract
February 20th, 2017 at 7:55 AM
***PHOTO1*** By Ernie Palladino» More Ernie Palladino Columns Brian Cashman rebuilt a Yankees farm system that has presented Joe Girardi with a much-needed supply of young blood. That's a good thing. But one more item needs tending to: a contract extension for the manager, himself. Girardi, you see, is going into the...