Originally written on Lady At The Bat  |  Last updated 11/16/14

New York Yankees Derek Jeter hits into a fielder's choice against the Tampa Bay Rays during the third inning in Game 2 of a doubleheader at Yankee Stadium in Bronx, New York, Monday, September 7, 2009. (David Pokress/Newsday/MCT) Photo via Newscom

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This morning in Yankees Universe the story lines include three 3s: A three-game sweep at the hands of the White Sox, a weak three-game lead over a scary Tampa Bay Rays team, and three home runs in as many games for Derek Jeter. It is the first time Jeter has homered in three straight games in his career. That 3rd home run was hit last night. Before the game, Jeter responded to insinuations ESPN's Skip Bayless made earlier in the day that his great year might be the results of PEDs. He is quoted in this morning's New York Daily News as joking, "Maybe Skip Bayless should be tested." Jeter, of course, wasn't the only one taking issue with Bayless. I have yet to find anyone who agrees with Bayless and I probably never will.Derek Jeter is the face of Major League Baseball. He is known as one of the guys (or, maybe even the only guy) in the game who has done absolutely everything right his entire career. That is why doing what Skip Bayless did yesterday is so shocking.But Bayless is ri...
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