Category: Derek Jeter

Brian Cashman Hopes to Have Derek Jeter Back After the All-Star Break, But Expects Curtis Granderson Back in May

Monday, April 22nd, 2013

This past week the New York Yankees got an injury update they weren't hoping to hear. Derek Jeter has a small fracture in the ankle he broke in October and will now be sidelined until at least after the All-Star break. Brian Cashman gave the walking wounded report as the Bronx ...

Curtis Granderson and Derek Jeter are Rehabbing Together, But Still Don’t Have an Exact Return Date

Tuesday, April 16th, 2013

Kevin Youkilis. Jayson Nix. Robinson Cano. Lyle Overbay. This was the New York Yankees' starting infield on Friday night when they turned a triple play against the Baltimore Orioles. The Bronx Bombers are looking to hold the fort down until injured veterans like Curtis Granderson, Derek Jeter and Mark Teixeira ...

New York Yankees Manager Joe Girardi: We’ve Got to Win Games Now

Friday, April 5th, 2013

The New York Yankees are without Alex Rodriguez, Derek Jeter, Curtis Granderson and Mark Teixeira to start the season, but manager Joe Girardi knows they can't use that as an excuse. The Yankees must find ways to win until they can get their stars back, and they got their first ...

Derek Jeter Expects to be Ready by Opening Day and Believes Playing ‘Small Ball’ Wins Championships

Friday, March 1st, 2013

Derek Jeter knew his ankle was broken in Game 1 of the ALCS against the Detroit Tigers last October and that was the beginning of the end for the Yankees' chances of advancing to the World Series. Now the biggest key for the Yankees this season is keeping 'The Captain" ...

Buster Posey: “There Won’t be Another Derek Jeter. You have to Blaze Your Own Trail.”

Tuesday, February 26th, 2013

The comparisons have been made. Buster Posey has played two healthy seasons in the major leagues with both ending in a World Series title. He's been called the Derek Jeter of the West, but the Giants star catcher doesn't want to get caught up in the hype. Posey is gearing up ...

Curt Schilling: Playing Against A-Rod Never Felt Genuine Because He Wanted the Same Respect as Derek Jeter Without Earning It

Friday, February 8th, 2013

During an ESPN Radio interview on Wednesday, Curt Schilling admitted that he was encouraged to use performance-enhancing drugs late in his career with the Red Sox by “former members of the organization” in the team’s clubhouse. The admission was another shocking blow to the world of baseball, but it's not ...

Derek Jeter Insists He’ll Be Ready to Play in New York on Opening Day

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012

The last image New York Yankees fans saw of Derek Jeter was him being helped off the field by Steve Donohue and Joe Girardi during Game 2 of the ALCS against the Detroit Tigers. Jeter broke his ankle and needed surgery immediately. Well, for the first time since his injury ...

Injury-Shortened Season Leads Andy Pettitte to Come Back for at Least One More Year

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

Andy Pettitte is coming back to the Bronx for another season. This one appears to be his last. The left-hander agreed to a one-year contract for $12 million, plus incentive bonuses, for the upcoming season. Pettitte was a late addition to the Yankees' roster last spring, but as usual he ...

Joe Girardi Believes A-Rod Can Still Be Extremely Productive, Maintains That ALCS Benching Was Baseball-Related

Monday, October 22nd, 2012

The New York Yankees will look back at the 2012 season and realize that it ultimately ended up being a disappointment, especially after their embarrassing performance in the American League Championship Series, where they were swept by the Detroit Tigers. This team overcame a myriad of injuries and was still ...

Donald Trump: Alex Rodriguez is Worth $1 Million Per Season, Should Have Contract Terminated

Wednesday, October 17th, 2012

Donald Trump admits that he's got some personal beef with Alex Rodriguez. He doesn't go into detail, but says it revolves around the fact that A-Rod used to live in one of his buildings. But Trump also knows a little bit about baseball and has seen Rodriguez once again struggle ...