Author Archives: Delia Enriquez

Red Sox hire Chili Davis as their hitting coach

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If the Yankees were planning on hiring Chili Davis, they're going to have to scratch his name off the list because he's found a job with a known rival. According to MLB.com, the Boston Red Sox hired Chili Davis as their hitting coach, taking away one potential suitor for the hitting coach position in New York. Davis ...

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Video: Reggie Jackson hits three homers in 1977 Fall Classic

Is anyone else ready for more postseason throwbacks? Sure, it's not throwback Thursday, but I forgot to post this one yesterday since this play happened on October 18, 1977. I wasn't born when this play happened, but for the older generation that remember the great Reggie Jackson, here's him in all his glory, hitting three home runs ...

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A week in review: Lidle, Long, Minaya, Roberts, Search for a hitting coach

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The third week of the offseason was easily the quietest one so far for the Yankees but things did happen. Let's take a look back at all the news that occurred this week. -- October 11 was the eight year anniversary of the death of former Yankees pitcher Cory Lidle. Lidle passed away in an airplane ...

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Brian Roberts retires after 14 seasons

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Derek Jeter wasn't the only Yankee to hang up his cleats in 2014. According to MLB.com, Brian Roberts announced his retirement after 14 seasons in the Major Leagues. He spent majority of his career with the Baltimore Orioles and his final year was with the New York Yankees before he was released from the team in ...

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Report: Cuban 2B Jose Fernandez defects

Well, it looks like there could be one more player on the free agent market by summer of 2015 at the latest. According to Jon Morosi, Cuban 2B Jose Fernandez recently defected from Cuba and is looking to sign a big-league contract. However, there are multiple steps before he can be put on the free agent ...

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Yankees need to find their way back to October

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The last time the New York Yankees played October baseball, terrible things happened. Derek Jeter broke his ankle, the team as a whole hit .157 which was second worst average to all 172 teams that competed in the ALCS since 1969 and Alex Rodriguez had to be benched because he was a strikeout machine. All those things resulted ...

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Report: Yankees near decision for new hitting coach

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As the Yankees attempt to fill the holes within their organization, the search for a new hitting coach could soon come to an end. According to George A. King III of the New York Post, the Yankees are near a decision for a new hitting coach. Dave Magadan spoke to the media and said the Yankees ...

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Yankees send message of support to Bengals DT Devon Still’s daughter

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The biggest story in the sports world isn't the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals reaching the World Series for a rare Wild Card only match-up. The big sports story comes out of the National Football League where Cincinnati Bengals DT Devon Still's four-year-old daughter Leah is battling childhood cancer. Since hearing about the ...

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