Tagged: ‘reggie jackson’

Randy Johnson Says He Loved Playing in New York with Yankees? Could’ve Fooled Us
January 8th, 2015 at 4:59 PM
Randy Johnson must have felt really good after it was announced he would be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame because he actually said he enjoyed playing for the New York Yankees. ***PHOTO1*** History would beg to differ with Mr. Johnson. After all, it didn't take Johnson long to sour his...

Has General Manager Brian Cashman Lost His Swagger?
January 12th, 2013 at 2:19 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** The first time all fans became acclimated to the "Yankee Way" was November 29, 1976.  On that day, owner George Steinbrenner signed a free agent outfielder from the Baltimore Orioles named Reggie Jackson to the tune of five years, $2.96 million.  While players such as third baseman Graig Nettles and captain/catcher...

Reggie Jackson Releases Official Statement: “Regrets Mistake”
July 12th, 2012 at 7:03 PM
Through the New York Yankees special advisor Reggie Jackson released an official statement concerning his comments in a Sports Illustrated magazine article. Mr. October had comments on some Hall of Famers he deemed "unworthy players" who never should have been admitted. Kirby Puckett, Gary Carter, Jim Rice, Don Sutton, Phil Niekro and...

Reggie Jackson Told to “Stay Away” by New York Yankees for Comments on Alex Rodriguez
July 9th, 2012 at 5:08 PM
Hall of Famer Reggie Jackson, who had been working in an advisory role with the New York Yankees organization, has been told to stay away from the team indefinitely for the comments he made questioning the career of Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez because of his admittance to using performance-enhancing...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Overlooks Reggie Jackson’s Comments, Focuses on Winning
July 7th, 2012 at 12:00 PM
Former New York Yankees right fielder and Hall of Famer Reggie Jackson recently told Sports Illustrated that he has a problem with players who have used performance-enhancing drugs, including Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez, passing him on the all-time home run list. Though Jackson's comments have stirred up some controversy,...

With New CBA Deal, Former New York Yankees Envision Even Playing Field
November 23rd, 2011 at 11:39 AM
 ***PHOTO2*** Current Major League Baseball players are not the only ones thrilled with the New CBA deal. Former New York Yankees are also speaking highly of the new deal, which will raise the league minimum salary to $480,000 and will establish HGH testing.  Former Yankee, Mike Stanton, who played at the...