• Yankees Are Said to Pursue Derrek Lee as Replacement for Mark Teixeira

    Summary of 8 articles · Updated Mar 12, 2013
    The Yankees' general manager confirmed on Monday that he has reached out to veterans Derrek Lee and Scott Rolen to gauge their interest on playing this season. Louis Cardinals, Cashman confirmed to three reporters that he asked Derrek Lee to come out of retirement, and then said he would be just as happy to sign Chipper Jones, who retired last year after 19 years with the Braves. With few obvious options available to replace the injured Mark Teixeira at first base, the Yankees are becoming creative in the...
    Source: nytimes.com
    • Spring Headlines: Yankees reach out to retired trio of Derrek Lee, Scott Rolen and Chipper Jones; Derek Jeter to play shortstop

      The New York Yankees obviously have a sense of humor about fortifying their banged-up roster, because they're calling retired guys to see if they want to play again. GM Brian Cashman confirmed the team has contacted Derrek Lee, Scott Rolen and Chipper J…
      Source: yahoo.com
    • Brian Cashman reaching out to retired players like Chipper Jones and Derrek Lee a sign things are not OK with Yankees

      As if there was anyone who wasn’t fully aware of it already, Brian Cashman has now officially let the whole world know the “Help Wanted” sign is out at Steinbrenner Field.
    • Cashman expresses interest in adding Chipper

      VIERA, Fla. (AP) -- Chipper Jones putting on pinstripes?
      Source: CNNSI.com
    • Brian Cashman Wants To Sign Chipper Jones, But He Needs Some Help Finding Chipper's Number

      Yankees GM Brian Cashman is well aware of how old and bad his team is, and now it looks like he's starting to get a bit desperate. While speaking to reporters at spring training today, Cashman made it known that he wants to bring Chipper Jones out of re…
    • Yanks targeting veteran Lee for first-base job

      Yankees general manager Brian Cashman has cast a wide net for potential lineup help, confirming on Monday that he has reached out to veterans Derrek Lee and Scott Rolen to gauge their interest on playing this season.
      Source: MLB.com

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