Tag archive for ‘Derek Jeter’
By Gary Phillips On Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014
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Jeter Now First on Yankees’ Doubles List

  The Captain is now the Yankees all-time doubles leader. Jeter jumped ahead of Lou Gehrig to first place on the franchise’s all-time doubles list Tuesday night when he ripped one into the left-field More...

By Gary Phillips On Saturday, July 19th, 2014
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Yankees Notes Heading into the Second Half

They say you have to take the good with the bad.   Friday, the 15-year anniversary of David Cone’s perfect game and Joe Torre’s 74th birthday, started with good news for the New York Yankees. The team More...

Jeter surrounded by the media on his final All-Star appearance.  Photo Credit: Angela Jiminez
By Elizabeth DiPietro On Wednesday, July 16th, 2014
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Jeter All-Star Fanfare Evokes Nostalgia and Uncertainty for Yankee Fans

There was no shortage of emotional moments during Derek Jeter’s final All-Star Game Tuesday night. Standing ovations during both at-bats. A riotous swan song when Alexi Ramirez replaced him in the field in the More...

Derek Jeter smiles during batting practice for the 2014 All-Star Game at Target Field. (AP Photo)
By Gregg Snyder On Tuesday, July 15th, 2014
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On a Field of All-Stars, All Eyes Will Be On Derek Jeter For Final Time

Derek Jeter smiles during batting practice for the 2014 All-Star Game at Target Field. (AP Photo) For the final time, Derek Jeter will take the field to participate in a Major League Baseball All-Star Game. It’s More...

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By Gregg Snyder On Friday, July 11th, 2014
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Yankees End First Half With Important Series At Baltimore

One final series before Major League Baseball takes a three-day break for the 2014 All-Star festivities at Target Field in Minnesota. This series could prove important as the Yankees will play a three-game set More...

It appears Mark Teixeira will avoid another trip to the disabled list. (AP Photo)
By Elizabeth DiPietro On Friday, May 30th, 2014
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Yankees Hoping for Best with Teixeira and Beltran Injuries

It appears Mark Teixeira will avoid another trip to the disabled list. (AP Photo) Could this be the year the perennially mature Yankee lineup actually catches a break on the injury front? It’s almost June and, More...

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By Matt Kardos On Saturday, May 3rd, 2014
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Brendan Ryan Makes Living on Defense

(TRENTON) The New York Yankees have had the fortune of being able to roll out the premiere shortstop in baseball for the better part of the last two decades. At age 39, soon to be 40; Derek Jeter is no longer a More...

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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Tuesday, April 15th, 2014
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Banged-Up Yanks Take Three Out of Four from Boston

(Kathy Willens/ Associated Press ) Over the weekend, the Yankees took three out of four in their series with Boston, which suggested that maybe this year would be different from last year. But injury scares and More...

Yangervis Solarte has provided a spark to the Yankees lineup. (Photo: Kathy Willens, AP)
By Elizabeth DiPietro On Friday, April 11th, 2014
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Solarte and Company Holding Their Own in the Infield

Yangervis Solarte has provided a spark to the Yankees lineup. (Photo: Kathy Willens, AP) As the Yankees headed into the new season, everyone knew that third base was going to be a huge question mark. But few would More...

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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Monday, April 7th, 2014
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First Week of Season Exposes Yankee Inconsistencies

We’ve waited all winter, and we finally got our first look at our new rotation and lineup, the ones we’re all hoping take us to the World Series. So far, little has seemed to change from last year: they’re More...

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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Wednesday, March 26th, 2014
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Yankees: Notes from the Last Week of Spring Training

Opening Day is officially less than a week away, and players and fans alike are gearing up for the games that count. Frankly, it couldn’t have come at a better time since most of our March Madness brackets are More...

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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Saturday, March 1st, 2014
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Hope Springs Eternal: Sabathia, Kuroda, and Tanaka Pack 1-2-3 Punch

(Corey Sipkin/New York Daily News) The YES announcers joked with Joe Girardi several times that he managed Saturday afternoon’s game as though it were “the seventh game of the World Series.” True, the game More...