Originally written April 22, 2013 on Baseball Hot Corner:
The New York  Yankees received bad news on Derek Jeter on Thursday.  The news was that there was a small crack in the same ankle that he broke back in October.  Jeter will now be out until at least after the All Star Break.  The question now is what should the Yankees do?? Eduardo Nunez has been playing shortstop and the ironic thing is he has been a guy that has a lot of offensive potential and showed that he can swing the bat.  He has had a problem defensively though, he worked hard on that in the winter and spring training.  Nunez so far in this early season has fielded well but not hit at all.  It is very ironic because it is the opposite of what he usually is.  I would expect Nunez to start hitting at some point but you wonder if he concentrated so much on his defense that his offense is now suffering.  Can he ever be a guy who puts it all together?  I am not sure, I still have confidence in him though but I think if this goes on for another month then the Yankees may have to d...
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