Found March 15, 2012 on Bob's Blitz :
Jockey Richard Johnson was slammed after his horse, Wishful Thinking, fell into the photographers' area Tuesday at Cheltenham Festival 2012. You know, just like Derek Jeter's catch of Trot Nixon's...

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Fielding guru John Dewan on Derek Jeter at shortstop: He is the worst

One of the biggest concerns surrounding Derek Jeter now that he is toward the tail end of his career is defense.  If and when the time comes that he is no longer a viable shortstop, who’s going to tell the Yankee captain he has to switch positions? According to fielding guru John Dewan — who is the author of “The Fielding Bible” and a respected defensive statistician ...

Jeter, Martin and Swisher Scratched From Yankees Lineup

Derek Jeter was pulled from today’s lineup because of a tender left calf. Joe Girardi said he decided Jeter won’t play again until Tuesday. Taking  Jeter out of the lineup is more precautionary than anything. Girardi hasn’t forgotten what happened to Jeter’s right calf last year. Also, Russell Martin was scratched because of soreness in [...]

Yankees SS Jeter to sit with ailing calf

New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter will be sidelined until Tuesday with an ailing left calf. Yankees manager Joe Girardi on Friday said sitting Jeter is a precautionary move. The 37-year-old Jeter missed three weeks last season due to a calf strain in his right leg. He had a strong second half to the season and would up batting .297 with six home runs and 61 RBIs.

This Week in Fantasy Baseball: Week 15

Author: Andrew SwansonWeek 15July 4th - July 10thHistory was made last week as Derek Jeter became the 27th player to join the 3000 hit club, and the first Yankee to complete the feat entirely in pin-stripes. Jeter hit a home run in the left field bleachers off Tampa Bay’s David Price, on his way to an impressive 5 for 5 outing against their division rival.The Boston Red Sox finished...

Yankees Spring Game 13 Lineup: 03/14/12

The New York Yankees are in Dunedin, Fla., today to face the Toronto Blue Jays at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium. Freddy Garcia will make his third start this spring for New York. New York Yankees (5-7) Derek Jeter SS Curtis Granderson CF Robinson Cano 2B Alex Rodriguez DH Mark Teixeira 1B Raul Ibanez LF Nick [...]
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