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Derek Jeter may have tougher time coming back from ankle injury than he thinks as age begins to sink in for Yankees Captain
The Yankees almost certainly need Jeter to play at, or close to, the level he did last season to have any real shot at being a championship-caliber ballclub. The effect of the ankle injury sure seems to make that less than likely.Upvote Share Tweet
Hafner, Hard-Hitting North Dakotan, Joins Yankeesnytimes.com Feb 17, 2013It may be surprising to learn that Travis Hafner, the former Cleveland Indians slugger, is the greatest home run hitter born in North Dakota because another left-handed-hitting North Dakotan occupies a cherished place in Yankees lore.Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Feb 17, 2013HOUSTON (AP) -- Roger Clemens shrugged off Mike Piazza's comments in his autobiography that he took karate lessons after he was beaned by the pitcher, just in case they had another confrontation.Upvote Share Tweet
Importance Of Jeter's ReturnFeb 17Buster Olney discusses Derek Jeter's return from injury and upcoming career milestones for the Yankees shortstop.
Los Angeles Clippers, utah Jazz to talk Eric Bledsoe for Paul Millsap, sou…Feb 17There is a level of mutual interest between the Clippers and Utah Jazz in exploring a deal that would feature Eric Bledsoe as the headliner in a trade package for Jazz forward Paul Millsap, sources with knowledge of the situation told ESPN.com.