News, Opinions, and Everything Baseball

Derek Jeter Night at Yankee Stadium

Tweet Derek Jeter had his number retired by the New York Yankees on Sunday evening. While the Yankees won the first game of a double-header, they couldn’t pull off the sweep to send the fans home 100% happy. The best part of the day though was the ceremony in-between games that honored Jeter. The Yankees […]

Murderer’s Row: Baseball Terminology

Tweet Murderer’s Row refers in particular to the 1927 New York Yankees and the heart of their lineup. It included Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Earle Combs, Mark Koenig, Bob Meusel, and Tony Lazzeri. Although the term can refer to any team’s lineup, it was first used to describe the ’27 Yankees – they are the […]

New York Yankees Host Ninja Turtle Fans on Opening Day

Tweet The New York Yankees had special guests in their Legends premium seating for Tuesday’s Opening Day at Yankee Stadium. The two fans, Joe Spillo and John Welch, paid a whopping 25 cents each for their tickets that normally Prices for over $1,000. The tickets were in fact purchased at the full face value and […]

Grapefruit League Stadiums: #14 Steinbrenner Field

Tweet We start the countdown with Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida. Home to the New York Yankees, the stadium was built in 1996 and has the same outfield dimensions of the old Yankee Stadium. While all of the Spring Training venues are great places to watch baseball, Steinbrenner Field does not measure up to its […]

Derek Jeter ‘Re2pect’ Commercial Celebrity Cameos

Tweet Derek Jeter is the center of attention for the 2014 Major League Baseball season and especially the All-Star Game.  Yesterday I wrote an article on the release of his new commercial.  Today I take a look at the cameos made by celebrities. The Jordan Brand paid homage to the legendary shortstop with a tribute […]