Tag Archives: Derek Jeter

Scott Boras reveals why the Yankees need Stephen Drew

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One of the names that popped up as a possible replacement for Derek Jeter in the past was Stephen Drew. He seemed to be the perfect fit with his range and after the year he had with the 2013 Boston Red Sox, it appeared the Yankees would do anything to acquire him. With that in ...

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Betances, Jeter, Teixeira, Gardner to be honored by BBWAA

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The Baseball Writers Association of America's New York chapter have determined the winners for certain awards and this year four Yankees will be honored at the ceremony, which will be held on January 24th at the New York Hilton. Dellin Betances is the recipient of the Mercer-Young Player of the Year Award, which is given to ...

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Video: Derek Jeter becomes Mr. November

With the Yankees not expected to do any business until tomorrow, today has been rather quiet. So I decided to dig into the Yankee vault and find a video for your viewing pleasure. The playoffs had been postponed for a week following the events of 9/11 and New York needed something to believe in. On October ...

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Real offseason begins after Game 7 is played

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Sure, every Yankees fan would dream a season would end with the Yankees winning a World Series but I'll take what's happening tonight as well. Tonight is the seventh and final game of the 2014 World Series between the Kansas City Royals and the San Francisco Giants, which means it's a one-game winner take all ...

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Around The Diamond: Shortstop

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Yesterday, we looked at the Yankees options for second base which included Martin Prado, Brendan Ryan, Rob Refnsyder and Jose Pirela. Today we move over a little bit to a spot that has it's first question mark in 19 seasons: shortstop.  Derek Jeter was the New York Yankees shortstop for 19 seasons. Even when he was ...

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Ex-Yankee executive Trey Hillman discusses replacing Derek Jeter

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Trey Hillman, a former Yankees executive who recently took a job as the bench coach for the Houston Astros, offered an interesting Yankee tidbit in an interview with the Houston Chronicle, and it had to do with the Yankees new-found situation at shortstop. "I did three different trips scouting potential free agent shortstops to replace a ...

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Report: Korean SS Jung-Ho Kang to be posted this offseason

The Free Agent market is about to have one more shortstop for teams to choose from this offseason. According to Nick Cafardo of The Boston Globe, the Nexen Heroes will post Jung-Ho Kang this offseason via the posting process. The posting system for Korean players is similar to the old posting rules for Japanese players, which ...

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Report: Gary Denbo to replace Mark Newman as Yankees Sr. VP of Baseball Operations

The Yankees have announced Mark Newman's replacement as the team begins to prepare for the 2015 campaign. According to Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News, the Yankees have selected Gary Denbo to replace Newman as the new Sr. Vice President of Baseball Operations. Newman recently retired from the position following the conclusion of the 2014 ...

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