Tag Archives: Jed Lowrie

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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Report: Yankees and Mets interested in Stephen Drew

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In the past, the Yankees would occasionally glance over Stephen Drew because they had Derek Jeter as their shortstop. This offseason, it's an entirely different story as the Yankees are interested in re-signing him following an in-house look during the second half of 2014. The issue? The New York Mets also have interest in Stephen Drew. According to ...

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Report: Multiple teams call about Jed Lowrie

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Scott Boras, looks like your client Stephen Drew has a little bit of competition in the shortstop market. According to Brendan Kuty of NJ.com, multiple teams have called about shortstop Jed Lowrie, and it's believed the Yankees are one of those teams since the Yankees don't have a shortstop after Derek Jeter retired following 19 seasons ...

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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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Red Sox land former Yankees reliever Mark Melancon

Everybody thought that once Jonathan Papelbon left the Red Sox Daniel Bard would just slide into his place as the team's closer. However, the Red Sox are going to try Bard in the rotation next year and are searching for their next closer through a trade or a free agent signing. This afternoon they landed a ...

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