Derek Jeter – A Historical Perspective

The 2014 season marks the 20th and final season of Derek Jeter’s career as the New York Yankees shortstop. It is a career that has been filled with an incredible amount of team success as well as individual success while he has played for one of the best franchises in... Read More The post Derek Jeter – A Historical Perspective appeared first on The Outside Analysis.
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16 Unbreakable Baseball Records In Graph Form

There are several MLB records that we can almost guarantee will never be broken. To grasp how unattainable some of these records are check out the following graphs. 1. Consecutive Games Played It would be stretch for Pujols to play that long, but not so much for Cal Ripken, Jr. who as you know played every game for 16 seasons. Another cool fact someone mentioned: Japanese player...
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Watch: New York Yankees pull off triple play

Your browser does not support iframes. The New York Yankees turned their third triple play in the past four years on Thursday and beat the Tampa Bay Rays 10-2 at Tropicana Field. The Yankees triple play came in the second inning with runners at first and second with Rays’ Sean Rodriguez at bat. Third baseman Yangervis Solarte fielded a one-hopper and raced to third base...
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Yankees at Rays game preview

TV: Sun Sports Time: Pregame coverage begins at 6:30 p.m. The New York Yankees' starters are pacing their current winning streak, and the Tampa Bay Rays' rotation is largely watching as their team slides. The surging Yankees will go for their sixth straight win Friday in Tampa as the Rays look to another fill-in starter to end a four-game skid. New York (10-6) has held opponents...
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Jeter taking extra days off in stride

Derek Jeter still is trying to get accustomed to the Yankees treating him cautiously, as they did by sitting him out Saturday and Sunday with a tight right quadriceps. Jeter returned Wednesday night for the second game of a doubleheader against the Cubs and went 1-for-5, playing all nine innings at shortstop in a 2-0 win at the Stadium. “I’ve always understood, but I didn...
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Jeter wondering who injury snitch on Yankees is: Report

Derek Jeter was in Wednesday night's starting lineup for the first time since last Friday and it sounds like he feels he didn't need three games (or four days) to comeback after tweaking his quad last week.Jeter is trying to get accustomed to the Yankees treating him cautiously — as they did by sitting him out Saturday and Sunday with a tight right quadriceps then easing...
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Report: Derek Jeter, Hannah Davis dine with model’s mother and father

Call it “Meet the Parents: Captain-Style.” New York Post‘s Page Six is reporting that Derek Jeter and Hannah Davis enjoyed the company of the model’s mom and dad at a dinner outing on Monday night. Jeter and the gorgeous Davis, who allegedly took a break but have since rekindled their romance after reportedly reconciling in […] The post Report: Derek Jeter, Hannah Davis...
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Derek Jeter Battles Old News

Derek Jeter will not play both games against the Cubs Wednesday and it isn’t because he is nursing a tight quad.  Jeter would be held out even if he was 100%, according to Brian Cashman. The captain’s old body is no longer just old news to him.  It is his reality. Jeter is expected to play one of the games against the Cubs Wednesday, his first appearance in the Yankee line...
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Yankees Injury Updates: Brian McCann, Derek Jeter, Brian Roberts, David Robertson

The New York Yankees are playing an interleague double-header with the Chicago Cubs today after rain postponed yesterday's affair.  The Yankees have had a plethora of small injuries to key players lately and there is an abundance of updates to be covered.  Let's go over each one.Brian McCannMcCann injured his right index finger against the Boston Red Sox on Sunday Night...
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Derek Jeter and Hannah Davis reportedly had dinner with her parents

Just a few short months ago, Derek Jeter and Hannah Davis had reportedly agreed to go their separate ways. The rumor was that Jeter, who likes to keep his personal life as quiet as possible, was unhappy with Davis’ growing fame. Weeks later, the couple was back together after working through a rough patch. And […]
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Yankees' Derek Jeter likely would have played Tuesday if not rained out

After sitting out both weekend games with the Boston Red Sox and having an off day Monday, New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter would very likely have played again Tuesday night against the Chicago Cubs had the rain not forced a postponement.'s Yankees beat writer Bryan Hoch announced Sunday via Twitter that manager Joe Girardi felt "really good" about playing...
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Yankees look to build off series win over Red Sox

After a horrible outing in his last start, Ivan Nova allowed just two earned runs in 7 1/3 innings while leading the New York Yankees to a 3-2 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Sunday night to secure a 3-1 series win over the defending champs. As usual, the first meeting between these two historic rivals wasn’t without controversy, and with Thursday’s incident involving Michael...
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Series Review: Beating Boston

The first rivalry series of the season has come and gone, and it went pretty darned well for the New York Yankees and their fans. They took three of four from those annoying Red Sox, and leapfrogged themselves into a tie atop the AL East. For now, all is well in the Bronx. Now let’s take a look back at our series preview, and see how everything looks after the fact . . . ...
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Yankees: Did the shoe just drop?

Francisco Cervelli (Photo credit: Wikipedia) 13 games. That is the number of games the 2014 New York Yankees have played. 149 games. That is the number of games the Yankees have left to play. This past weekend the Yankees took three of four from the Boston Red Sox, which leaves them sitting with a 7-6 record, and top of the AL East with the Rays. The calendar might prove it is too...
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Yankees' Derek Jeter sits Sunday with quad tightness, could play Tuesday

The New York Yankees' injury list is starting to look a little bit like last year's. Mark Teixeira is already on the disabled list (along with Brendan Ryan and David Robertson), and now Derek Jeter is sitting out his second straight game with quad tightness, one of the injuries that disabled him for much of the second half last's Bryan Hoch reports that...
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Derek Jeter Out of Lineup Again, Cause for Concern?

Derek Jeter sat out Saturday’s game against the Boston Red Sox because it was a day game after a night game, according to Yankees manager Joe Girardi. Girardi even made a somewhat controversial statement when asked why he chose to have Jeter sit out. “Well first of all, it’€™s what, April 13? As I said, I have to manage him with a focus of winning games and keeping him healthy...
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Dustin Pedroia Scratched, Derek Jeter Out Of Lineup In Red Sox-Yankees Series Finale

The star power will be lacking in the Red Sox-Yankees series finale Sunday night on ESPN, as Boston will be without Dustin Pedroia and New York will take the field without Derek Jeter. Pedroia was scratched from tonight’s lineup due to a sore left wrist he suffered during a slide in the Milwaukee series, Sean McAdam of CSNNE reports. Meanwhile, Jeter will sit for his second consecutive...
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Yankees game 13 lineup: 4/13/14

The Yankees go for the series win tonight, as Ivan Nova faces off against Felix Doubront. Derek Jeter, who was out of the lineup yesterday to rest, is not in tonight’s lineup either. The move is rather strange, considering the Yankees have an off day tomorrow. As of now, there is no reason from Joe Girardi on why Jeter is sitting. Fingers crossed. Game time: 8:05 pm ET – Yankee...
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Girardi on resting Jeter: 'I wasn't hired to put on a farewell tour'

It was set up as the perfect day for Yankees fans Saturday afternoon. Sun drenched seats, the Boston Red Sox in town and a chance to see Derek Jeter play during the last season of his career.Scratch that.The Yankees captain didn't play at all in the 7-4 victory over the Bombers' rivals and manager Joe Girardi made no apologies for disappointing the revved-up fans.Girardi...
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Joe Girardi: I wasn't hired to give Derek Jeter's farewell tour

Joe Girardi is not responsible for making sure Derek Jeter's final season goes over smoothly with fans.On Saturday, the Yankees skipper gave his shortstop the day off against the rival Red Sox, much to the disappointment of fans who filed into Yankee Stadium to watch him play.While Girardi understands that fans came to see Jeter, he says his main priority is to keep Jeter healthy...
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Joe Girardi: ‘I Wasn’t Hired To Put On A Farewell Tour’ For Derek Jeter

NEW YORK — Yankees manager Joe Girardi probably angered some fans Saturday by sitting Derek Jeter. So be it. Girardi decided to rest Jeter as the Red Sox and Yankees played a day game after a night game at Yankee Stadium. Girardi said before Saturday’s contest he realizes sitting Jeter for home games might be an unpopular decision given that this season marks the shortstop...
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Yankees news: Jeter gets the day off - Doors open for new age of Yankee shortstops

New York Yankees Manager Joe Girardi has a job to do and that job is to make sure his team has a winning chance every day. Including every day after this season. He's fully aware that fans come to Yankee Stadium, and every visiting stadium for that matter, to see Derek Jeter play. The story has been the same for the past 20 years. Things are a little different this year, however...
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Xander Bogaerts: Derek Jeter Was My Favorite Player Growing Up (Video)

When Jacoby Ellsbury signed with the New York Yankees over the winter, No. 2 became available and Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts wasted no time in snagging it up. The young Boston star wanted to wear it in honor of a player he idolized growing up — Derek Jeter. Before Friday night’s game against the Bronx Bombers, Bogaerts took some time to talk with NESN’s Adam Pellerin...
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Jon Lester wants to be like Derek Jeter

Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester is set to take the mound tonight to face off against the New York Yankees but the player he wants to model himself after is Derek Jeter. This is despite (or maybe because) of the fact that no one has a higher batting average in 50 or more at bats against Lester than Jeter. "You try to emulate him as best you can," Lester said. "...
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Reviewing the Series Loss to Baltimore

The Yankees first home stand got underway Monday, with a disappointing three-game series against division rival Baltimore. The Bronx Bombers kicked off the home opener in fashion, celebrating Derek Jeter’s final season. Unfortunately, it was all down hill from there. Here’s our series review: Results: Yankees lose series 2-1 Runs scored: 13 Runs allowed: 21...
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