Tag Archives: Andruw Jones

Imagining a playoff roster without Ibanez and Jones

There is slightly more than two weeks left in the season and while the AL East isn't guaranteed for the Yankees the chances that they at least pull in a Wild Card are likely. So I wanted to take a look at a possible playoff roster today, but one where my dream is fulfilled and ...

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What’s wrong with the Yankees?

The Yankees came out of the All-Star break the same way they went into it, winning lots of games, but unfortunately after they took six of seven games they haven't been the same since. From July 19th, the start of a four game series against Oakland, they have been 19-24 and looked awful doing it. But ...

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Pictures of Andruw Jones’ wife Nicole Derick Jones

Here are pictures of Andruw Jones' wife Nicole Derick Jones. She must be a nice, forgiving woman because Jones was called to testify involving a case surrounding prostitution at The Gold Club back in the 90's and is rumored to still enjoy a gentlemen's club or two these days.

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Girardi likes platoon if Gardner doesn’t come back

Brett Gardner's injury initially wasn't expected to be severe at all. A DL stint and two setbacks later and the Yankees are talking as if he might never come back. When speaking with reporters on Tuesday, Yankees manager Joe Girardi said that he doesn't feel like the Yankees necessarily need to trade for an outfielder if ...

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Yankees say farewell to Chipper Jones

This week was likely Chipper Jones' final trip to Yankee Stadium in his Hall of Fame career as he is set to retire at the end of the season. So the Yankees decided to honor their foe from the 1996 and 1999 World Series with third base from Yankee Stadium this week. Derek Jeter, probably the ...

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Yankees options without Brett Gardner

Another day, another setback in Brett Gardner’s rehab from the elbow strain and bone bruise suffered way back on April 17th while making a sliding catch.  Crazy, considering how insignificant the injury initially looked, at least from the upper deck, where I was watching the game from. On Thursday, the Yankees released a statement acknowledging that ...

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Andruw Jones: the lefty hitting specialist who isn’t hitting lefties

Andruw Jones is a boarderline Hall of Famer and a shell of his former self, but the Yankees brought him in last season to do two things - hit lefties and play some outfield. He did those things and did them very well, hitting .263/.367/.553/.920 off southpaws last season. It was a no-brainer to bring ...

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Yankees struggles continue with RISP

I don’t know about you, but it’s very hard to watch the Yankees right now. In April, I didn’t get too frustrated because, well, it’s April.  But now, we’re a fifth of the way through the season.  We shouldn’t still be waiting for this team to climb out of the offensive funk they started the season ...

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