Seventeen games is all New York Yankees catcher Francisco Cervelli played last season. Between injuries and sitting 50 games for his involvement with the Biogenesis clinic, there was really no room for Cervelli to make his way to the main roster. 240 more words
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With Derek Jeter’s retirement announced there has been a lot of focus not only his last year in pinstripes but also the end of the “Core Four.” That is the term given to Jeter along with longtime teammates Jorge Posada, Andy Pettitte, and Mariano Rivera who all made their debuts back in 1995 and were together for five World Series championships. 729 more words
Last week, longtime New York Yankees shortstop and future Hall of Famer Derek Jeter announced that the 2014 season will be his last. Not a shock if you have paid any attention to the Bronx Bombers, as Jeter struggled to stay healthy last year and his defense(which was never as top shelf as many thought)has gotten to a point to where he might be better suited to be the team’s DH. 708 more words
Yankees Captain Derek Jeter’s stunning announcement on Wednesday, February 12, 2014 signifying an end to his career in pinstripes, brings with it an end to the famous Core Four that had graced major league ballparks for the better part of two decades. 505 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — They owned October year after year.
Derek Jeter and his baseball brothers — the gang that grew up champions.
There was Bernie Williams and Jorge Posada, Mariano Rivera and Andy Pettitte. 1,116 more words