Found April 16, 2012 on
Sliding Into Home:
New York Yankees
REGULAR SEASON GAME 10
YANKEES vs. TWINS
First Pitch: 7:05 PM | TV: YES/ESPN | Radio: WCBS
Here are the lineups:
Derek Jeter SS
Curtis Granderson CF
Alex Rodriguez 3B
Robinson Cano 2B
Mark Teixeira 1B
Nick Swisher RF
Raul Ibanez DH
Russell Martin C
Brett Gardner LF
Starting Pitcher: RHP Freddy Garcia (0-0, 5.97 ERA)
Denard Span CF
Jamey Carroll SS
Joe Mauer DH
Josh Willingham LF
Justin Morneau 1B
Ryan Doumit C
Danny Valencia 3B
Clete Thomas RF
Alexi Casilla 2B
Starting Pitcher: RHP Carl Pavano (0-1, 5.93 ERA)
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Derek Jeter (Photo credit: Keith Allison)
Most people would say that the New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter has it all, but they are wrong.
Ok, so Jeter is rich, handsome, dates hot brunettes, has enough World Series Championship rings for every finger on his right hand, Gold Gloves, Silver Sluggers and countless awards in just about everything.
Now, if you asked...
Of all the high-priced talent and personalities who may or may not live up to their reputations on the 2012 Yankees, one player in particular seems to incessantly enrage the fan base. Any moment he takes the field, the fans see him as an accident waiting to happen. Debuting with the Yanks in 2010, Eduardo Nunez has been somewhat of an enigma.
Touted in the minors as a defensive...
Derek Jeter has a lot of personal accomplishments. He’s a Rookie of the Year, a All-Star game MVP and a World Series MVP, he’s won five championships and now can add doctor to his resume.
That’s because Siena will give Jeter an honoary doctorate during its commencement this May 13, according to an AP report.
Siena gave Jeet the fugazi degree, “in recognition of his leadership...
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Minnesota Twins 3 — New York Yankees 8
Backup catcher Chris Stewart made a splash in...
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Minnesota Twins 7 — New York Yankees 3
Back-to-back home runs to open the game against former Yankee Carl Pavano...
Derek Jeter will receive an honorary degree from Siena next month.
The university is giving the New York Yankees superstar shortstop the honorary doctorate "in recognition of his leadership, accomplishments on the baseball field and dedication to improving the lives of young people through his Turn 2 Foundation."
The Turn 2 Foundation promotes healthy lifestyles in children...
NEW YORK (AP) -- CC Sabathia shook off early trouble to get a rare April win for the Yankees and backup catcher Chris Stewart hit a go-ahead, two-run single and had three RBIs for the first time in his career to lead New York over the Minnesota Twins 8-3 Tuesday night.
Sabathia (1-0) allowed three runs and four hits in 7 1-3 innings with seven strikeouts and one walk. After falling...
For Denard Span, patience is key.
Span, the Minnesota Twins' center fielder and leadoff man, has been patient at the plate through 10 games this season. As a result, his on-base percentage is at .408, second-highest on the team behind American League Player of the Week Josh Willingham. With four doubles and a triple among of his 15 hits, Span's OPS (on-base plus slugging...
Derek Jeter continues to collect honors. In addition to his numerous on-the-field accomplishments including 12 All-Star appearances, 5 World Series rings, 5 Gold Glove Awards, a Rookie of the Year Award, a World Series MVP Award, and racking up 3,000 hits #2 will soon be the recognized for those as well as his work [...]
After getting swept by the two-time defending AL champions, things won't get any easier for the Minnesota Twins as they start a difficult four-game series Monday night.
Including postseason, Derek Jeter and the New York Yankees have won 33 of 40 at home against the Twins over the past decade, and Yankee Stadium fans will likely be relishing the chance to rudely greet Minnesota...
NEW YORK (AP) Minnesota Twins center fielder Denard Span and manager Ron Gardenhire were ejected in the third inning of Tuesday night's game against the New York Yankees.
With a runner on first and one out, Span took a called strike from CC Sabathia on a pitch that appeared to be inside. Span stepped behind the batter's box and appeared to exchange words with plate umpire...
Prosecutors said they might call former baseball players Barry
Bonds and Jose Canseco, current baseball commissioner Bud Selig and
New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman as witnesses in the
Roger Clemens perjury case. The defense said it might call former
Clemens teammates Paul O'Neill, Jorge Posada and Mike Stanton, and
baseball writer Peter Gammons.
- WWE’s website posted a video of John Cena being treated by WWE doctors after the green mist spray from Lord Tensai on RAW last night. The video shows Cena getting his face cleaned off and being helped to the back by officials. As noted earlier, the crowd sang “goodbye” to Cena as he left.- WWE officials were very happy with the Brock Lesnar video interview that aired on RAW...