1. Will Yankees Ignore Stephen Drew's Recent History?

    Look at the entire body of work across the previous years and forget Stephen Drew's fractured 2014 season? Or was this past year simply too miserable for the Yankees to ignore?.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 23 days ago 359 reads 0 comments

  2. Jagielo out 4-6 Weeks with Broken Bone in Face Following Hit-by-Pitch

    Third base prospect Eric Jagielo is out 4-6 weeks with a broken bone in his face, VP of Baseball Ops Mark Newman confirmed to Josh Norris. Jagielo took a fastball to the face during an Instructional League game over the weekend...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 23 days ago 509 reads 0 comments

  3. Jeter's Jersey Popular to the Very End

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  4. Derek Jeter Opens Up About Final Week as a Yankee...

    Last Thursday, moments after lacing a walk-off single in the final Stadium at-bat of his career, Derek Jeter went out to the shortstop position to bid his home field and home crowd goodbye...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 23 days ago 278 reads 0 comments

  5. Five Shortstops Who Could Replace Derek Jeter

    If the Yankees had to replace Derek Jeter, their already difficult quest to assemble a championship-caliber team would be all the more treacherous.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 23 days ago 13 reads 0 comments

  6. Beltran Undergoes Elbow Surgery Today

    Beltran underwent elbow surgery today. He can begin throwing/hitting in approximately 6 weeks & can begin playing in approximately 12 weeks...

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  7. Alex Rodriguez Officially Given Clearance to Return

    The day after the World Series will be the first day of Alex Rodriguez 's new baseball life. His suspension will be lifted and he will be allowed to return to the New York Yankees ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 24 days ago 395 reads 0 comments

  8. The End of Mark Teixeira

    I don't know how I missed this, but holy crap did Mark Teixeira have a terrible final month of the season. I have no excuse for missing it, since I wrote a post at the beginning of ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 24 days ago 836 reads 0 comments

  9. Derek Jeter a Punchline in Israeli Prime Minister's Anti-Iran Speech

    Well, that's one way to put it. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu referenced the retired Yankees ' captain in a United Nations speech targeting Iran in New York Monday, according a report from Reuters...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 24 days ago 343 reads 0 comments

  10. Yankees' Prospects: Austin Romine Enjoyed Learning First Base in 2014

    Prospect Austin Romine, a lifelong catcher, had caught 70 times for the Yankees and DH'ed in three other games in his three-year big-league career. Then came the Yankees' final contest of the season Sunday at Fenway Park...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 24 days ago 585 reads 0 comments

  11. Yankees Shouldn't Tear It Down -- or Go on a Shopping Spree

    In the past few weeks, I have heard versions of “The Yankees must get younger or must rebuild.” It is a lovely sentiment. Except how do they, you know, do that?.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 24 days ago 13 reads 0 comments

  12. Girardi Feels Playoff Letdown, but Excited for '15

    Derek Jeter's final farewell to baseball consumed the Yankees ' last weekend of play, delaying all the usual emotions that come with ending a season before October...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 24 days ago 449 reads 0 comments

  13. Source: Yanks Start Work on Cashman Deal

    The New York Yankees have begun the process of constructing a new contract for longtime general manager Brian Cashman, a source said...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 24 days ago 3,383 reads 4 comments

  14. Yanks Fall Short of Playoff Goal in Jeter's Farewell Season

    NEW YORK -- If someone had marched into Joe Girardi's office this spring with a prediction that four-fifths of the Opening Day rotation was heading for the disabled list.....

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 25 days ago 256 reads 0 comments

  15. Derek Jeter: Deconstructing the Myth of the Yankee Captain

    There is fact, and there is legend. There is Derek Jeter the ballplayer, and there is Derek Jeter the myth, and the myth—reflected in the outpouring of adulation and parade of ...

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  16. Ichiro Says He Still Wants to Play, but Alludes to Some Problems...

    It's probably important not to read too deeply into this given that everything Ichiro says to U.S. reporters is through a translator and there are nuances — especially when it ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 25 days ago 2,160 reads 0 comments

  17. McCarthy Enjoyed Pitching for Yankees, Appears Willing to Return

    The 31-year-old righthander said he found the Yankees a good organization for a veteran pitcher and that he liked the professionalism throughout it.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 25 days ago 530 reads 0 comments

  18. Girardi: A-Rod Has to Show He Can Still Play

    New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi says returning third baseman Alex Rodriguez will have to show in spring training that he can still play...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 25 days ago 2,014 reads 1 comments

  19. Where Should New York Yankees Turn to Replace Derek Jeter at Shortstop in 2015?

    Derek Jeter 's career is over, and for the first time in 20 years, the New York Yankees must think about replacing their captain. The void Jeter will leave in the locker room and off the field cannot be filled...

    Ben Carsley Written by Ben Carsley about 25 days ago 41,328 reads 177 comments

  20. Image: Empire State Building Honors Jeter

    The @EmpireStateBldg shines its lights in # Yankees pinstripes in honor of Derek Jeter. #FarewellCaptain pic.twitter...

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  21. Jeter: 'I'm Ready to Retire'

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  22. Ranking Derek Jeter's 2014 Farewell Tour Gifts from Worst to First

    It's possible this Derek Jeter retirement tour got a little out of hand somewhere between a kayak, an all-expenses-paid trip to something called the "Castle of the Rockies " and a salute from astronauts in space...

    Peter F. Richman Written by Peter F. Richman about 26 days ago 9,703 reads 2 comments

  23. Reflecting on All That Derek Jeter Was

    On Thursday night, the crowd at Yankee Stadium erupted time and time again. DER-EK JE -TER... DER-EK JE -TER... DER-EK JE -TER! It was Derek Jeter 's final game in the Bronx, the last time he would don his iconic No...

    Gary  Phillips Written by Gary Phillips about 26 days ago 1,340 reads 0 comments

  24. Jeter DHing and Batting 2nd in His Last Game

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  25. Where Does Derek Jeter's Hall of Fame Career Stand Among His Peers?

    This is it, you guys. The day has finally come. It's time to bid Derek Jeter his final farewell. After the longtime New York Yankees shortstop plays one last game Sunday against ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 26 days ago 46,667 reads 194 comments