Results for tag: Nick Swisher
Posted by: nwyankees on Jan 26, 2011 at 02:46:23 PM

Derek Jeter is one of the truly great Yankees of all time, and has continually carried himself in a respectable manner. Jeter is now 74 hits short of reaching 3,000 hits for his career, which he will probably reach sometime in June and in turn would be the first Yankee to do so. However, yesterday his possible position change was publicly brought up by Brian Cashman. 

He has been known over his career as a player who often comes through with hits in the clutch and will make the extra effort in order to help his team to victory, defensively.  Two examples of this stick out in particular.  One is during the 2001 Divisional Series, the Yankees lead 1-0, and Jeter appeared out of nowhere to flip the ball to Jorge Posada getting Jeremy Giambi out at home.  Another play is