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Derek Jeter will participate in his second simulated game today for the Yankees, but will incorporate running the bases for the first time since he was sidelined earlier this month with a calf-strain.
Manager Joe Girardi will not reveal what the plan moving forward is for the 39-year-old captain and did not confirm or deny if he’ll be ready for this weekend’s series against the Rays. Jeter has only played in five games this season, going 4-for-19 with a homer and two RBI.
Backup shortstop Eduardo Nunez gave the Yankees a scare on Sunday when he tweaked his hamstring while sliding back to first base. An MRI came back negative, so he’ll rest for game one of today’s doubleheader and will try play tonight. Jayson Nix will start in his place this afternoon.
Jeter will play another sim game today and run the bases, which Girardi says is a positive sign. Girardi won’t reveal plan, though
— Anthony McCarron (@AnthonyMcCarron) August 20, 2013
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Derek Jeter will take a big step in his rehab process, as he will play for the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders on Thursday, according to Andy McCullough of the Newark Star Ledger.
Jeter, 39, is slated to play five innings in the field tomorrow night in order to test out his right calf which he strained on August 2. The Yankees have said that Jeter will likely play at least two games...
Derek Jeter is the modern day Captain America. Everybody loves him and he can do no wrong. Recent reports have Jeter allegedly engaged to SI model Hannah Davis, possibly forming the last double play combination Jeter will ever know. If true this is shocking news. It is the acting worlds equivalent of George Clooney settling down with one lady or Hugh Hefner with just one bunny...
No surprise here. Derek Jeter is eligible to come off the disabled list on Tuesday, but he will not. Jeter has been on the DL since Alex Rodriguez made his return while appealing his 211 game suspension. Jeter is battling a calf strain, and the recovery process has been slow. Jeter is working his way back, but he has some major steps to take before he is there.
The New York Yankees will soon have their captain back. After playing just five games this season thanks to a myriad of injuries, Derek Jeter is nearing yet another return to the active roster. He is set to begin a minor league rehab assignment in Scranton today. Andy Mcullough of the New Jersey Star Ledger covered it last night:
Derek Jeter will go to Scranton and play...
Maybe the fourth time will be the charm.
Derek Jeter’s latest comeback attempt moved forward Tuesday when he played a second simulated game in as many days in Tampa.
He also ran the bases for the first time since suffering a strained right calf the latest setback in his injury-riddled season.
“Everything was good so we’ll see how everything is [Wednesday]” Yankees manager...
There’s no timetable for Derek Jeter‘s return from the disabled list because as Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News reports the Yankees shortstop has not been cleared to resume running yet.
Jeter has been on the disabled list since August 3 with a strained right calf and has progressed enough to take batting practice and field ground balls but Feinsand speculates that he...
New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter successfully ran the bases yesterday, a huge hurdle as he attempts to come back from a right calf injury. Running the bases at full speed is one of the final activities Jeter has to do before he's activated from the disabled list, meaning he could be set to rejoin the Yankees this weekend, according to Jim Baumbach of Newsday.
New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter was cleared to begin a rehab assignment on Thursday with Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. Jeter is recovering from a calf strain.
Jeter hopes to return to the Yankees early next week. The plan is to have the Yankees captain play 5 innings on Thursday then play 9 innings in the games over the weekend. Jeter is hitting .211 in just five games in...
Despite the injury plagued season, Derek Jeter might be in a position of strength this offseason. He has a player option for next season, but he could opt out of his contract with the New York Yankees and become free agent. That is not a likely proposition, but considering the Yankees will have to pay him either way, there is a chance Jeter could work that into a multi-year...
The captain has trumped the phenom, at least this time.
The New York Post recently gave some New Yorkers a wide-ranging sex survey (warning: most of it is inappropriate), and one question compared Derek Jeter and Matt Harvey, two of the city’s biggest baseball stars. The Post simply asked who was hotter, and Jeter took the crown.
Jeter has played just a handful of games this year...
New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter has hit in his first
simulated game since going on the disabled list earlier this month
with a strained right calf.
The Post surveyed more than 700 New Yorkers from the five boroughs and the metro area for their 2013 sex poll. Here's some highlights:
What’s the ideal point at which to have sex for the first time?
First date: 13%
Second date: 16%
Third date: 31%
Fourth date: 13%
Fifth date: 9%
Even longer: 18%
Have you ever faked an orgasm?
61% of men said yes, versus 62% of women...
Alex Rodriquez came to the plate at Fenway Friday night. Phil Mushnick recounts:
Friday night during Yankees-Red Sox on Channel 9, Alex Rodriguez came to bat in the first. The fans in Fenway Park booed. And booed. A chant could barely be heard above those boos.
Michael Kay, a master of bad guesses he reports as factual, explained: The Boston crowd is “now trying to rub salt in...
Chad Johnson's headbutt revealed, Derek Jeter's fantastic dating resume, and Chael Sonnen strikes again...