Found July 21, 2013 on Sports-Glory:

After starting the second-half with a 5-2 loss to the Red Sox in the opener of their three-game, weekend series on Friday night, the New York Yankees ended their three-game skid with a 4-2 win in Boston on Saturday afternoon. Now 52-45 and in fourth place, six-games out of first, the Yankees continue to somehow keep pace with the pack and stay 


Jeter heads to the DL

Are we surprised anymore? Derek Jeter has been placed on the 15-day DL according to Chris Cotillo of The move is expected to be retroactive to July 12, meaning Jeter could return on July 27 at the earliest although it’s not clear if he will be ready by then. INF/OF Brent Lillibridge has been called up to fill the empty roster spot. After months of rehab and waiting...

Derek Jeter placed on disabled list with quad strain

The New York Yankees have placed short stop Derek Jeter on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to July 12. Jeter suffered a right quad strain on his first game back last week when he [...]

New York Yankees place Derek Jeter on 15 day DL

Derek Jeter (Photo Credit: Elsa/Getty Images) After playing a mere game for the New York Yankees this season, Derek Jeter has once again found himself on the disabled list. The Bronx Bombers placed the 39-year-old shortstop on the 15 day DL. Such a move comes from Jeter suffering a right quad strain in his season debut July 11 in an 8-4 victory over the Kansas City Royals. Jeter...

New York Yankees show some heart to start second half

Down 7-3 in the sixth inning on Sunday night against the American League East leading Boston Red Sox, things look grim for the New York Yankees. Ichiro Suzuki (photo credit: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images North America) So far in the first half of the season, it has been nothing but setbacks, disappointments and tons on injuries that have plagued the Yankees. It seem as things were...

Yankees' Jeter placed on 15-day disabled list

Derek Jeter is back on the disabled list. The Yankees placed their captain on the 15-day DL on Friday. He strained his right quad in his first game back with New York last week after being out all season with a broken left ankle. The Yankees had waited to make a decision, using the four days of the All-Star break for the shortstop to receive treatment. But with New York set to...

Yankees' Robinson Cano in Friday night's lineup

In light of having to place Derek Jeter back on the disabled list after only one game, the Yankees do have something better to report with second baseman Robinson Cano. The Star Ledger's Andy McCullough tweeted Friday afternoon that Cano will start against the Yankees' fiercest rival Boston Red Sox tonight. He will bat third as usual. Young New England Lineup: Gardner...

Jeter returns to 15-day DL with Grade 1 quad strain

It might be one of the briefest comebacks in New York sports history after Yankees captain Derek Jeter returned the disabled list after partially appearing in one game after spending the previous nine months on the DL and in rehab. The team announced via Twitter that Jeter will once again be placed on the 15-day DL on Friday, retroactive to July 12, due to a Grade 1 right quad...

Yankees' Curtis Granderson approximately a week away from rehab

Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said Curtis Granderson could start his minor-league rehab assignment in seven to 10 days. Granderson has been sidelined since late May with a fractured left fifth metacarpal. He was hitting .250/.323/.393 in 28 at-bats prior to the injury. Granderson has been one of many desperately needed Yankees in their lineup all season. Mark Teixeira...

Derek Jeter’s fans encourage him to retire after latest DL trip

The New York Yankees placed Derek Jeter on the disabled list with a Grade 1 right quadriceps strain Friday. Jeter played one game with the big-league Yankees after returning from his last DL stint, which he spent recovering from the ankle injury he first suffered in the 2012 AL Championship Series. It’s terrible news for the Yankees and frustrating news for their captain, who...

Jeter waiting to be cleared

Derek Jeter stood in an imaginary bullpen batter’s box as Andy Pettitte and Phil Hughes threw yesterday at Fenway Park. Jeter said it was to get timing on pitches while on the disabled list. To the Yankees, who lost to the Red Sox 8-7 in 11 innings, the question is when does Jeter step into a real batter’s box and play a game? He is eligible to come off the DL Saturday. ...

Report: Dustin Pedroia extended soon; Affect Robinson Cano?

During the all-star break, the Boston Red Sox and second baseman Dustin Pedroia were in talks regarding a contract extension that may be worth as much as $100 million. Jeff Passan of Yahoo! Sports is estimating the deal to be as long as five or six years, with a likely annual salary of $20 million. Pedroia is signed through next season at $10 million with the following year being...

Watch the excitement as Little Leaguer Lance Dorn hits a walk off Grand Slam

Down by 3 runs, last inning, Lance Dorn (can you say baseball name?) steps up and crushes a ball deep over the left-center field fence. Lance's mom keeps the camera squarely on her boy and his excitement just almost causes him to miss first. (That's why Robinson Cano never hustles out deep flys...might miss 1st.) **Follow us on Twitter, Watch Blitz Viral Videos, View via...

Injury news and notes

It seems like there’s a new update on a new injury every day in Yankee-land. Here are a few notes on the wounded: Alex Rodriguez: A-Rod, who experienced tightness in his left quad, underwent an MRI yesterday in New York. The results showed a Grade 1 strain, which will keep him on the DL until further notice according to Joel Sherman of the NY Post. A-Rod will go down to Tampa for...
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