New York Yankees: Derek Jeter shut down for rest of 2013

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013

The New York Yankees placed shortstop Derek Jeter on the 15-day disabled list on Wednesday with a left ankle injury. Reports claim that the team plans to shut him down for the remainder of the 2013 season. The 39-year-old Yankee captain has been battling soreness in his surgically repaired ankle and ...

New York Yankees put Derek Jeter back on disabled list

Monday, August 5th, 2013

On Monday afternoon the New York Yankees put shortstop Derek Jeter back on the disabled list with a strained right calf. The move comes after Jeter played in just four games after returning from a season-long stint on the DL. Jeter underwent an MRI on his calf on Sunday, and it ...

Derek Jeter medically cleared for baseball activites

Thursday, June 13th, 2013

After nearly eight months of recovery, New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter has finally been cleared to resume full baseball activities. Jeter has been taking grounders and playing long toss at 180 feet for a few days, but on Thursday he was fully medically cleared. Jeter was examined by Dr. Robert ...

Derek Jeter has boot removed from ankle, still no timetable for return

Wednesday, May 29th, 2013

New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter donned a uniform at Yankees Stadium on Wednesday afternoon, but he's not close to returning to action. The 38-year-old had the boot removed from his surgically repaired left ankle and played catch before the Yankees took on the New York Mets. Jeter re-fractured the ankle ...

Derek Jeter scratched from Yankees lineup due to ankle issues

Tuesday, March 19th, 2013

Derek Jeter's recovery from a broken left ankle was going as smoothly as could be expected so far this spring, until a hiccup on Tuesday. The New York Yankees shortstop and captain was removed from the team's lineup on Tuesday for "precautionary reasons" because his surgically repaired ankle was "stiff." The ...

Houston Astros Make SS Correa MLB’s No. 1 Pick

Tuesday, June 5th, 2012

The Houston Astros decided they weren't going to pass on a talented shortstop with the top pick in the draft this time around. Houston took Puerto Rican (or in the words of Bud Selig, Porto Rican) shortstop Carlos Correa with the No. 1 draft pick on Monday night, apparently attempting to ...

We’re Really Having This Debate?

Monday, July 11th, 2011

All across TV Land and the Forest of the Internets, people have spent much of Monday castigating Yankees fan Christian Lopez for his rather innocent decision to return Derek Jeter's 3,000th hit to Jeter rather than selling it off to the highest bidder. Surely this attitude must be a joke, I ...