Tag Archives: Derek Jeter

Derek Jeter and Hideki Matsui team up for charity event

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Derek Jeter and Hideki Matsui were teammates on the field. Now they're teaming up for a charity event off the field. Matsui and Jeter are going to hold a baseball charity event in support of children affected by the 2011 earthquake and tsunami. Matsui attended a press conference in Tokyo to promote the event which will ...

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Boston Red Sox cash in on Derek Jeter’s final out

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Derek Jeter played his final game against the Boston Red Sox and while the Yankees and Red Sox are rivals, that's not stopping the Red Sox from cashing in on Jeter's final out and his final infield single. The New York Post reports the Red Sox are auctioning the ball Jeter hit as his last out--a ...

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A week in review: Gregorius, Headley, Lester, McCarthy, Noonan, Robertson, Scherzer and Suzuki

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This week was the Winter Meetings and while the Yankees didn't make much noise, the American League East got tougher with the multiple moves the Red Sox made in trading for Rick Porcello and Wade Miley. In related Yankees moves, two of their former players signed to different ball clubs, there's a rumor their third basemen last ...

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Yankees should give the homegrown players a chance

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When the Yankees won the 2009 World Series, it seemed like they were on top of the world and nothing could bring them down. When the Yankees made the postseason in 2010, 2011 and 2012, it seemed like the Yankees just had to add a few pieces here and there in order to make the ...

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Yankees introduce Didi Gregorius

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For the last 19 seasons, the New York Yankees had Derek Jeter as the everyday shortstop and for a split second,it almost seemed like Jeter could play forever. Unfortunately, Jeter retired following the 2o14 season, forcing the Yankees to find a new shortstop. Last week, the Yankees filled the hole by making a three-team trade ...

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Derek Jeter talks life after baseball

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Derek Jeter himself has kept a pretty low profile following his 19 season tenure with the New York Yankees. His name on the other hand has popped up everywhere; he was an answer to questions on the game shows Jeopardy and Who Wants To Be A Millionaire and there were rumblings Jeter might be interested in owning a baseball ...

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Hot Stove Rumor: Yankees are not gaining traction with Jed Lowrie and Asdrubal Cabrera

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The Yankees are in dire need of a shortstop, but there are two shortstops the Yankees aren't interested in as they scour the free agent market. According to Pete Caldera of The Record, the Yankees aren't gaining traction with either Jed Lowrie or Asdrubal Cabrera. Caldera also added the Yankees trading for Elvis Andrus or Alexei ...

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Replacing a Yankees legend is never easy, but it’s been done

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Not only have the Yankees been known for their pinstripes and utmost respect for the game, they've also been known to crank out a few baseball legends every now and then. But the sad truth is, baseball legends are human and ultimately they have to retire from the game. After a legend says goodbye to ...

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