Derek Jeter

Top 20 Yankees of all-time according to WAR

Top 20 Yankees of all-time according to WAR
October 9, 2012 1 Comment »

I don’t know nearly enough about the “guts” of WAR to know whether it’s great, good, bad, pitiful, or somewhere in between.¬†This IS NOT an article to discuss the merits of Wins Above Replacement (WAR), it’s an article to try ... Read More »

New York Yankees All-Time Team

New York Yankees All-Time Team
July 24, 2012 No Comments »

Not only the greatest franchise in baseball history, the Yankees are the greatest in any sport. Their All-Time Team features 15 Hall of Famers and Derek Jeter will join them whenever he decides to retire Read More »

Yankees roster filled with future Hall of Famers

Yankees roster filled with future Hall of Famers
July 24, 2012 No Comments »

When Ichiro Suzuki bounced from one clubhouse to another on Monday in Seattle, he gave the New York Yankees another player destined for Cooperstown. Just how many future Hall of Famers do the current Bronx Bombers have? Ichiro long ago ... Read More »

The year Derek Jeter took a giant step toward the big leagues

The year Derek Jeter took a giant step toward the big leagues
March 31, 2011 No Comments »

In his second season in the Yankee organization, Derek Jeter committed 56 errors at shortstop for the Greensboro Hornets of the Sally League. Given his shoddy work with the leather, Jeter’s future as a professional ballplayer was uncertain. To top ... Read More »

Jeter faces tough odds in his late 30s

Jeter faces tough odds in his late 30s
December 8, 2010 No Comments »

Being the shortstop for the Yankees seems to be what Derek Jeter was born to do, but few players have ever played shortstop regularly for any team after the age of 36. In order for the Yankees to get their ... Read More »