Tag Archives: Derek Jeter

Brett Gardner: The new face of the Yankees?

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  During Derek Jeter's tenure, he was the undisputed face of the New York Yankees. He was "The Captain", he was a leader and he was a respected player around baseball. But with Jeter retiring, Yankees fans voted for their new face of the franchise--and it's a player that's so far spent his entire eight-year career ...

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Yankees begin their transition to the youth movement

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  The main Achilles heel in the Yankees organization hasn't been the starting pitching, bullpen or even the offense. It's their lack of young talent in the Yankees farm system. However, this offseason the Yankees finally started a youth movement and have made trades that brought back young quality arms--and a very young shortstop. “We’re much deeper ...

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2014 Rewind: Derek Jeter doubles in first All-Star Game AB

The 2013 All-Star Game was special to Yankees fans for many reasons: it was held in New York City (in Citi Field) and it was Mariano Rivera's final All-Star game of his career. In 2014, Derek Jeter had his chance to play one last All-Star game after being voted in by the fans, the game ...

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What should be the Yankees New Year’s Resolution?

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With the last day of the year, it's time for the Yankees to turn the page on an abysmal 2014 season and have a healthy and productive 2015. So with the new year upon us, I thought I would list a New Years resolution for each Yankee that's will almost definitely make the team in Spring ...

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2014 Rewind: Derek Jeter’s final game

Since it's the final day of 2014, I'll be posting more than one 2014 Rewind in order to close out the year with good Yankees memories and hope we can turn the page to 2015 on a good note. First, we're going to start off with Derek Jeter, because on the last day of the ...

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Hot Stove: Asdrubal Cabrera signs one-year deal with Tampa Bay Rays

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One of the second base options on the free agent market came off the table earlier this afternoon when the Tampa Bay Rays signed Asdrubal Cabrera to a one-year, $8 Million deal. The deal impacts the Yankees in a few ways and it also impacts one player currently on the Rays roster. -- Asdrubal Cabrera now ...

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2014 Rewind: Derek Jeter Day ceremony

It's no secret the entire 2014 season was surrounded around Derek Jeter's "Farewell Tour", and during the month of September, it was no exception. Jeter ended his Yankees career in style, notching a game-winning RBI single in his final game at Yankee Stadium and hitting one last infield single on the final game of the ...

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Will the Yankees be a better team in 2015?

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If there was one word to describe the 2014 season aside from Derek Jeter's retirement tour, it would have to be "disappointment". The 2014 season was heartbreaking on many levels: Mark Teixeira and Carlos Beltran were constantly hurt, Brian McCann didn't hit to his potential for the first four months of the season, the rotation ...

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