Johnny Damon

Like Phil Coke (R), Johnny Damon will have plenty of time to grow his hair out. There has been quite a lot of talk about Johnny Damon this offseason. So much that the Yankees replacing him in the lineup with Nick Johnson could not stop it, signing of Randy Winn […]

In the Wake of Hurricane Damon

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Yes, another Johnny Damon post. I’m beginning to resent him for so much of the attention he is taking up this offseason, but it’s February 12 and he still hasn’t signed a contract. For the record, Bobby Abreu signed on February 14 last offseason. So where might Johnny Damon end […]

Where Might Johnny Damon End Up

According to Ken Rosenthal and Jon Paul Morosi of Fox Sports, free agent outfielder Johnny Damon is insisting that any contract he signs should be at least a two-year deal. They expect that the Tigers, Braves, and Rays as possible suitors and say that more could be interested if he […]

Johnny Damon Rumors

Steve Kornacki of interviewed an unnamed American League executive the other day who couldn’t believe Damon rejected a $14 million and $6 million offers from the Yankees. “Sometimes, we ask for too much,” said the source, requesting anonymity. “Then, the smoke clears and you ask, ‘Where am I?’ And […]

AL Exec: Damon Deserves 1-Year $3 Million

Baseball players typically start receiving smaller contract offers as they get older. Sure occasionally a player is special enough that this will either happen very late in his career or not at all. Derek Jeter might be one of those candidates, but he’s been a special player for the Yankees. […]

Damon Likes Idea of Bronx Return

Four years ago the Yankees signed outfielder Johnny Damon out from under the Red Sox. Since then he’s had at least three tremendous seasons with the Bombers including last season, one of the best of his career. Throughout the 2009 season, Damon regularly made it known that he liked playing […]

Damon and the Yankees: A Timeline