Wed, 05 Mar 2014 12:02:58 -0800
New York Yankees SS Derek Jeter said he has been rusty so far this spring, and he's 0-for-9 and has hit into three double plays. "Now, you just want to see pitches," Jeter said. "I don't really concern myself with results after nine at-bats in spring training." He said he's completely healthy and feels fine on the field.
Mon, 03 Mar 2014 14:14:57 -0800
New York Yankees SS Derek Jeter is scheduled to play in back-to-back games this spring for the first time Tuesday, March 4, after making a throwing error and going 0-for-3 Monday, March 3. Jeter is 0-for-7 overall, but manager Joe Girardi isn't worried. Jeter will serve as the designated hitter Tuesday.
Thu, 27 Feb 2014 12:09:09 -0800
New York Yankees SS Derek Jeter was 0-for-2 with a double play and groundout in his first spring game Thursday, Feb. 27. He had no ill-effects on his surgically repaired ankle in the game.
Sat, 15 Feb 2014 06:17:47 -0800
New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi was not aware of SS Derek Jeter's plans to retire after the 2014 season. "I think we were all a little bit taken by it," Girardi said. "You are never sure how someone is going to do it, but I had no inkling that is what he was thinking, so I was little taken aback by it. ... In the [Facebook] article he had written about how it is more difficult to get ready, and when it becomes more than a job than just playing, then it is something [he has] to think about.
Fri, 14 Feb 2014 12:28:45 -0800
New York Yankees SS Derek Jeter (ankle) said he has no concerns about his health and his ankle is doing fine.
Wed, 12 Feb 2014 11:11:54 -0800
New York Yankees SS Derek Jeter announced on his Facebook page that he will retire after this season.
Tue, 04 Feb 2014 09:20:41 -0800
New York Yankees SS Derek Jeter (ankle) is having a normal offseason and is four months ahead of where he was a year ago. "This offseason is like a normal offseason," said Jeter. "I'm four months ahead of where I was last year. Last year, quite honestly, I want to forget about it."
Mon, 03 Feb 2014 11:33:09 -0800
New York Yankees SS Derek Jeter (ankle) took on-field batting practice Monday, Feb. 3, for the first time since ending his 2013 season short. He hit to all fields while taking 39 swings at the team's spring complex, and he also took 34 grounders at shortstop. Jeter said everything is going well in his rehab.
Mon, 20 Jan 2014 11:05:50 -0800
New York Yankees SS Derek Jeter (ankle) resumed on-field workouts Monday, Jan. 20, by hitting off a tee and fielding 108 groundballs at the team's spring training complex. "It's good to have a normal offseason and get some work in," Jeter said. "Everything is normal now."
Mon, 18 Nov 2013 12:40:58 -0800
The New York Yankees are interested in free-agent SS Stephen Drew (Red Sox), but it's unclear if Drew would want to split time with SS Derek Jeter or 3B Alex Rodriguez.